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Opinions on infectious disease threatening the U.S. according to U.S. adults 2019

This statistic is based on a survey conducted in January 2019. It depicts the percentage of survey respondents that had select opinions on how much of a threat infectious and emerging infectious diseases pose to the U.S. according to adults. According to the responses, 46 percent of respondents said that emerging and infectious diseases will pose a major threat to the United States.

Percentage of U.S. adults that thought infectious and emerging diseases will pose a threat to the U.S. as of 2019

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Release date



United States

Survey time period

January 2019

Number of respondents

around 1,000

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: "In general, to what extent do you think infectious and emerging diseases facing other countries will pose a threat to the U.S. in the next few years?"

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