Donald Trump Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (June 2020)

Donald Trump Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (June 2020)

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Approve strongly27%
Approve somewhat17%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%
Disapprove somewhat6%
Disapprove strongly43%
Don't know1%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly2%16%54%
Approve somewhat4%17%28%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%12%6%
Disapprove somewhat6%12%5%
Disapprove strongly86%38%6%
Don't know1%6%1%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%2%3%
Approve somewhat7%4%2%
Neither approve nor disapprove1%2%2%
Disapprove somewhat3%15%5%
Disapprove strongly90%75%89%
Don't know0%2%0%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly45%32%66%
Approve somewhat24%42%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%6%2%
Disapprove somewhat7%11%2%
Disapprove strongly11%6%3%
Don't know0%3%0%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly3%12%54%
Approve somewhat4%15%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%7%5%
Disapprove somewhat5%9%6%
Disapprove strongly84%53%7%
Don't know1%4%0%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly8%1%2%
Approve somewhat7%2%4%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%2%6%
Disapprove somewhat7%5%2%
Disapprove strongly76%88%85%
Don't know1%2%0%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly27%53%71%
Approve somewhat27%34%20%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%2%4%
Disapprove somewhat14%6%2%
Disapprove strongly20%6%2%
Don't know0%0%1%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly35%7%21%
Approve somewhat19%5%14%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%7%9%
Disapprove somewhat5%8%11%
Disapprove strongly38%70%43%
Don't know0%3%2%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly29%26%
Approve somewhat20%14%
Neither approve nor disapprove6%5%
Disapprove somewhat6%6%
Disapprove strongly38%48%
Don't know1%2%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly20%27%40%
Approve somewhat14%17%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%4%3%
Disapprove somewhat7%6%7%
Disapprove strongly50%44%31%
Don't know2%1%0%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly12%16%34%42%
Approve somewhat14%16%18%16%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%8%3%4%
Disapprove somewhat9%12%3%2%
Disapprove strongly58%43%41%35%
Don't know1%4%1%0%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly22%33%30%24%24%21%
Approve somewhat19%13%16%21%20%16%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%9%3%7%3%4%
Disapprove somewhat2%4%6%9%9%6%
Disapprove strongly50%40%44%38%44%53%
Don't know0%2%2%2%0%1%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly39%28%13%10%
Approve somewhat18%21%15%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove5%4%10%2%
Disapprove somewhat4%10%5%7%
Disapprove strongly33%35%56%70%
Don't know1%2%0%1%

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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.
Approve strongly42%31%8%23%
Approve somewhat19%21%8%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%5%4%11%
Disapprove somewhat8%6%6%5%
Disapprove strongly26%36%75%37%
Don't know2%1%0%5%

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