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What Voters Think of Trump — April 2017 Poll

April 27, 2017


Trump job app april 2017

Our April poll asked likely NC voters about their views of the president. The questions and responses were:

Now I am going to read you a list of people and organizations active in politics or in the news. After I read each name, please tell me if you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of that person or organization. If you have never heard of them, just tell me and we’ll go on to the next one. The first one is Donald Trump …

                 TOTAL     TOTAL                           VERY        SMWT       SMWT       VERY                          HRD OF/

Date         FAV          UNFAV                          FAV           FAV          UNFAV     UNFAV                       NO OPIN

4/17           45%           48%                                28%           17%             9%            39%                              7%

3/17           49%          47%                                  29%           20%            7%            40%                             3%

2/17           46%          48%                                 30%           16%            7%             42%                             6%


Now, please tell me whether you approve or disapprove of the job that Donald Trump is doing as President?

                  Total         Total                              Strong       Smwt        Smwt        Strong                         Don’t

Date    Approve  Disapprove                   Approve    Approve    Disapp.     Disapp                        Know

4/17          48%          46%                                28%          20%             9%            37%                               6%

3/17          49%          46%                               29%           20%             6%            40%                               5%

2/17          46%          46%                               29%          16%               8%            39%                               8%

All questions and responses in this poll can be found here.

This poll surveyed 600 registered, likely voters (30% on cell phones) with a margin of error of +/- 4.00%. This survey was taken April 22-23, 2017.

Trump favorable april 2017

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Civitas has conducted live-caller voting in North Carolina since May 2005, and we are the only public policy organization offering statewide independent, nonpartisan data on a regular basis. Our polls have provided vital insights on what North Carolina voters think of the leaders and issues facing the state and nation.

Founded in 2005, the Civitas Institute is a Raleigh, NC-based, 501(c)(3) nonprofit policy organization committed to advancing conservative ideas and shrinking the size of government. Civitas fights to eliminate government barriers to freedom so that North Carolinians can live a better life.

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