What does Thanksgiving mean to you personally?

Meaning of Thanksgiving to Americans in 2018 This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in 2018. Americans were asked about the meaning of Thanksgiving. During the survey, 70 percent of the respondents answered that to them, Thanksgiving meant spending time with family.
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Share of respondents
To spend time with the family70%
To be thankful67%
To have a good meal49%
To remember the history31%
To give something back26%
Nothing6%
Other1%
Share of respondents
To spend time with the family70%
To be thankful67%
To have a good meal49%
To remember the history31%
To give something back26%
Nothing6%
Other1%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in the United States in 2018. Americans were asked about the meaning of Thanksgiving. During the survey, 70 percent of the respondents answered that to them, Thanksgiving meant spending time with family.
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Release date
October 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
September 28 to October 8, 2018
Number of respondents
1,005 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Multiple answers were possible.

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