June 3, 2008

Democratic Party’s Favorables Rise, Congress Still Unpopular

Conservatives' Ratings of GOP Slip

About the Survey

Results for this survey are based on telephone interviews conducted under the direction of Princeton Survey Research Associates International among a nationwide sample of 1,505 adults, 18 years of age or older, from May 21-25, 2008. The following table shows the error attributable to sampling that would be expected at the 95% level of confidence for different groups in the survey:

In addition to sampling error, one should bear in mind that question wording and practical difficulties in conducting surveys can introduce error or bias into the findings of opinion polls.

Cite this publication: “Democratic Party’s Favorables Rise, Congress Still Unpopular.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (June 3, 2008) http://www.people-press.org/2008/06/03/democratic-partys-favorables-rise-congress-still-unpopular/, accessed on July 23, 2014.