Police Favorability (February 2021)

Police Favorability (February 2021)

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Very favorable34%
Somewhat favorable28%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable16%
Somewhat unfavorable11%
Very unfavorable9%
Don't know/No opinion2%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Very favorable13%20%58%
Somewhat favorable30%26%27%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable22%21%9%
Somewhat unfavorable19%11%3%
Very unfavorable14%14%3%
Don't know/No opinion1%8%1%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Very favorable8%10%16%
Somewhat favorable31%32%30%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable23%21%22%
Somewhat unfavorable18%22%19%
Very unfavorable20%12%13%
Don't know/No opinion1%3%1%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Very favorable47%44%70%
Somewhat favorable33%34%19%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable11%10%7%
Somewhat unfavorable5%3%2%
Very unfavorable4%8%0%
Don't know/No opinion0%1%2%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Very favorable12%19%60%
Somewhat favorable28%34%25%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable19%21%9%
Somewhat unfavorable21%10%4%
Very unfavorable18%12%1%
Don't know/No opinion1%5%1%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Very favorable8%11%16%
Somewhat favorable40%33%10%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable19%23%14%
Somewhat unfavorable23%19%24%
Very unfavorable9%11%36%
Don't know/No opinion1%2%1%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Very favorable30%60%73%
Somewhat favorable33%31%15%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable24%6%7%
Somewhat unfavorable9%2%3%
Very unfavorable4%1%1%
Don't know/No opinion0%0%2%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Very favorable43%14%26%
Somewhat favorable27%23%37%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable13%29%15%
Somewhat unfavorable11%14%8%
Very unfavorable6%20%8%
Don't know/No opinion1%2%6%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Very favorable35%34%
Somewhat favorable31%26%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable12%19%
Somewhat unfavorable10%11%
Very unfavorable10%9%
Don't know/No opinion3%2%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Very favorable30%33%45%
Somewhat favorable28%28%27%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable16%16%13%
Somewhat unfavorable10%13%5%
Very unfavorable10%9%7%
Don't know/No opinion5%0%2%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Very favorable14%24%43%50%
Somewhat favorable29%27%27%30%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable21%21%12%10%
Somewhat unfavorable13%15%9%7%
Very unfavorable18%10%7%3%
Don't know/No opinion5%2%2%0%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Very favorable32%39%29%38%34%32%
Somewhat favorable26%24%31%27%31%26%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable25%17%15%16%14%14%
Somewhat unfavorable5%6%13%9%10%19%
Very unfavorable7%10%9%9%8%9%
Don't know/No opinion4%3%3%1%1%1%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Very favorable49%33%18%17%
Somewhat favorable25%33%29%28%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable14%15%23%15%
Somewhat unfavorable6%8%15%19%
Very unfavorable5%6%13%19%
Don't know/No opinion1%4%2%2%

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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.
Very favorable56%33%16%22%
Somewhat favorable20%35%29%21%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable12%15%18%24%
Somewhat unfavorable5%9%21%9%
Very unfavorable6%7%16%10%
Don't know/No opinion1%2%0%14%

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