As you may know, several NFL players kneeled during the national anthem last season before the start of football games to protest racial injustice. Knowing this, do you have a more or less favorable view of the NFL, or does it not make much difference either way?
Public view of the NFL after players' anthem kneeling in the U.S. 2018
The statistic shows the survey results to the question whether people in the United States have a more or less favorable view of the NFL, knowing that several NFL players kneeled during the national anthem last season before the start of football games to protest racial injustice. During the survey, 31 percent of respondents said that they had a much less favorable view of the NFL, considering the protest.
As you may know, several NFL players kneeled during the national anthem last season before the start of football games to protest racial injustice. Knowing this, do you have a more or less favorable view of the NFL, or does it not make much difference either way?
Share of respondents
Much more favorable10%
Somewhat more favorable9%
Somewhat less favorable12%
Much less favorable31%
No difference either way25%
Don't know/No opinion11%
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Sources

Release date

May 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

May 23 - 29, 2018

Number of respondents

2,201 respondents

Age group

18 and over

Method of interview

Online survey

Public view of the NFL after players' anthem kneeling in the U.S. 2018
The statistic shows the survey results to the question whether people in the United States have a more or less favorable view of the NFL, knowing that several NFL players kneeled during the national anthem last season before the start of football games to protest racial injustice. During the survey, 31 percent of respondents said that they had a much less favorable view of the NFL, considering the protest.
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