Americans are more concerned with jobs and the economy than the Chinese coronavirus, an Ipsos survey released Thursday found.
The survey asked respondents to rate the “most important problem facing the U.S. today.”
A plurality, 22 percent, chose the “economy, unemployment, and jobs,” as the leading problem facing America. Thirteen percent chose public health, disease, and illness, followed by immigration (12 percent), the healthcare system (9 percent), the environment and climate (8 percent), inequality and discrimination (6 percent), crime or corruption (6 percent), terrorism and extremism (4 percent), and education (4 percent). The remaining causes saw three percent support or less.
That issue — the economy, unemployment, and jobs — also leads across party lines, as 27 percent of Republicans chose it, as