Washington Post-ABC News Poll

This Washington Post-ABC News poll was conducted by telephone December 20-26 2011, among a random national sample of 1,016 adults, including users of both conventional and cellular phones. The results from the full survey have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by SSRS of Media, Pa.

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1. Overall, do you have a favorable or unfavorable impression of (INSERT)? Do you feel that way strongly, or somewhat?

a. The year 2012 for you personally 

                 ------- Favorable -------   ------ Unfavorable ------     No   
                 NET   Strongly   Somewhat   NET   Somewhat   Strongly   opinion
12/26/11         75       37         38      22       13          9         2

b. The year 2012 for the United States 

                 ------- Favorable -------   ------ Unfavorable ------     No   
                 NET   Strongly   Somewhat   NET   Somewhat   Strongly   opinion
12/26/11         55       17         38      43       24         19         2

c. The year 2012 for the world in general 

                 ------- Favorable -------   ------ Unfavorable ------     No   
                 NET   Strongly   Somewhat   NET   Somewhat   Strongly   opinion
12/26/11         49       14         35      48       25         23         3

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