Opinion of U.S. adults on whether billionaires are a good or bad thing by age 2020

In a survey conducted in early 2020, 39 percent of adults in the United States aged between 18 and 29 years old believed that the existence of billionaires is a bad thing. Conversely, for respondents aged 50 years or older, only 15 percent of respondents held a negative opinion of billionaires.

Opinion of adults in the United States on whether the existence of billionaires is a good or bad thing in 2020, by age

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Source

Release date

March 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

January 6 to 19, 2020

Number of respondents

12,638 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interviews and online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Do you think the fact that there are some people in this coutry who have personal fortunes of a billion dollars or more is..."

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