Percentage of U.S. adults that perceived cancer research budgets as being appropriate as of 2018
Opinions on cancer research budgets among U.S. adults in 2018
This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults that felt that cancer research had appropriate funding as of 2018. According to the survey, 55 percent of adults felt that there was too little funding for cancer research at that time.
Percentage of U.S. adults that perceived cancer research budgets as being appropriate as of 2018
Percentage of respondents
Too much8%
Just right38%
Too little55%
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Sources

Release date

October 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

July 10 to August 10, 2018

Number of respondents

4,038 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "In your opinion, is that amount budgeted for cancer research in relation to the federal budget too much, too little, or just right?"

Opinions on cancer research budgets among U.S. adults in 2018
This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults that felt that cancer research had appropriate funding as of 2018. According to the survey, 55 percent of adults felt that there was too little funding for cancer research at that time.
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