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As the federal government contemplates funding projects intended to mitigate the effects of extreme weather, how concerned are Americans about a warming Earth?

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E-cigarettes are an increasingly popular alternative to tobacco products, especially among young adults -- but how many Americans vape regularly?

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Wills describe how an individual's money and estate are handled after their death. What percentage of Americans have one of these basic elements of financial planning?

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UFOs could be anything from figments of the imagination to cases of mistaken identity to alien spacecraft. Learn what Americans think on the issue.

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Gallup estimates that 5.6% of the U.S. adult population is lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender.

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Most Americans favor abortion being legal to some degree, but there is wide disagreement about the extent.

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Learn what percentage of Americans have been victimized by any of seven types of conventional crime in the past year, and what the rate is for violent crime.

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As the number of states legalizing marijuana rises, what percentage of Americans report smoking it?

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A slow economy, unpopular military engagement, labor strife and a corruption scandal combined to give this president the all-time lowest job approval rating.

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Christmas is everywhere you turn during the holiday season, but is it for everyone?

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George W. Bush registered the highest presidential job approval rating in any Gallup poll.

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Polling shows that almost all Americans have a positive view of "small business." But does that mean they don't like "big business?"

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Measuring Americans' faith in God depends on the threshold of "belief."

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Many Americans may enjoy the vegetarian options now available in restaurants, grocery stores and on airplanes. But how many true vegetarians are there?

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Gallup's latest estimate finds 56% of U.S. adults own stock, remaining down from before the Great Recession.

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Read Gallup's short answer to this common question about U.S. labor union membership, including what percentage of government vs. private-sector workers belongs to a union.

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Read Gallup's short answer to this common question about gun ownership, including what percentages of major demographic subgroups own guns.