2022 Election Problems: Misinformation spread on social media (October 2022)

2022 Election Problems: Misinformation spread on social media (October 2022)

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Extremely serious51%
Somewhat serious27%
Not too serious8%
Not serious at all8%
Don't know6%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Extremely serious59%35%49%
Somewhat serious29%21%26%
Not too serious6%10%9%
Not serious at all2%15%13%
Don't know4%18%3%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Extremely serious53%51%65%
Somewhat serious32%35%24%
Not too serious6%7%5%
Not serious at all0%3%2%
Don't know9%4%3%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Extremely serious42%39%54%
Somewhat serious22%38%25%
Not too serious8%14%8%
Not serious at all25%5%10%
Don't know3%3%3%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Extremely serious62%45%48%
Somewhat serious28%26%28%
Not too serious4%9%10%
Not serious at all4%7%11%
Don't know2%13%4%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Extremely serious54%67%62%
Somewhat serious36%22%29%
Not too serious4%4%4%
Not serious at all3%6%3%
Don't know2%2%2%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Extremely serious43%47%53%
Somewhat serious33%31%20%
Not too serious14%8%8%
Not serious at all7%12%13%
Don't know3%2%6%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Extremely serious52%53%48%
Somewhat serious28%25%28%
Not too serious9%6%7%
Not serious at all8%6%9%
Don't know4%10%7%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Extremely serious47%55%
Somewhat serious30%25%
Not too serious6%9%
Not serious at all12%4%
Don't know4%7%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Extremely serious51%52%50%
Somewhat serious28%27%27%
Not too serious7%8%10%
Not serious at all7%9%8%
Don't know8%4%6%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Extremely serious43%49%54%57%
Somewhat serious36%29%22%27%
Not too serious8%8%8%7%
Not serious at all3%9%12%4%
Don't know10%5%4%5%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Extremely serious53%48%50%44%54%58%
Somewhat serious29%25%28%34%29%20%
Not too serious2%10%5%10%8%9%
Not serious at all14%8%7%11%5%10%
Don't know2%9%10%1%4%2%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Extremely serious52%47%49%58%
Somewhat serious25%32%31%24%
Not too serious10%9%5%3%
Not serious at all8%6%7%11%
Don't know5%7%8%3%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
Extremely serious52%49%56%48%
Somewhat serious26%27%29%27%
Not too serious11%9%4%5%
Not serious at all6%9%9%6%
Don't know6%7%2%15%

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