Importance of basic understanding of science for election candidates in U.S. 2018

How important do you think it is that candidates for Congress have a basic understanding of scientific issues?

Importance of basic understanding of science for election candidates in U.S. 2018 This statistic is based on a survey conducted in January 2018. It displays how important is it that the candidates for Congress should have a basic understanding of scientific issues discussed in the United States. According to the survey, it is very important for 46 percent of respondents.
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How important do you think it is that candidates for Congress have a basic understanding of scientific issues?

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Percentage of respondents
Very important46%
Somewhat important34%
Not very important10%
Not important at all3%
Not sure7%
Percentage of respondents
Very important46%
Somewhat important34%
Not very important10%
Not important at all3%
Not sure7%
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This statistic is based on a survey conducted in January 2018. It displays how important is it that the candidates for Congress should have a basic understanding of scientific issues discussed in the United States. According to the survey, it is very important for 46 percent of respondents.
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