July 31, 2008

Inflation Staggers Public, Economy Still Seen as Fixable

No Post-Trip Bounce for Obama

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 1,503 adults, 18 years of age or older, from July 23-27, 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: “Inflation Staggers Public, Economy Still Seen as Fixable.” Pew Research Center, Washington, D.C. (July 31, 2008) http://www.people-press.org/2008/07/31/inflation-staggers-public-economy-still-seen-as-fixable/, accessed on July 22, 2014.