Polls

Research!America has been gauging public opinion on research to improve health since 1992.

 

Research!America has been gauging public opinion on research to improve health since 1992, and our publications get the word out about advocacy initiatives, the day’s top issues, the importance of continued research and more.

Less Than Half Say U.S. Will Be World Leader in Science in 2020

 

Only 43% Say U.S. Will Be World Leader in Health Care in 2020

 

Source: A Research!America survey of U.S. adults conducted in partnership with Zogby Analytics, January 2016.

To see more from our most recent national public opinion surveys, click here.

See our recent survey on Americans support for the 'moonshot initiative' and research to defeat cancer, click here.

Poll Data Summary

Research!America annually publishes a summary of results from our most recent public opinion surveys. Use this data in letters to the editor; op-eds; newspaper articles; letters to and visits with elected officials; speeches; talking points; congressional testimony; town hall meetings and debates; and policy statements. America Speaks: Poll Data Summary, Volume 16 was published in March 2016.  

Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succeed.
Abraham Lincoln