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Opinion of Americans

Do you have a favorable or unfavorable view of the American people?

Percent of Jordan responding Favorable, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Favorable
2002 54%
2003 18%
2004 21%
2005 34%
2006 39%
2007 36%
2008 36%
2009 39%
2010 44%
2011 37%
2012 31%
2013 31%
2014 -
2015 -
2016 -
2017 37%

Full question wording: Please tell me if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable opinion of Americans.

Notes: Favorable combines "very favorable" and "somewhat favorable" responses. Unfavorable combines "very unfavorable" and "somewhat unfavorable."