Il sondaggio, rilasciato mercoledì, trovato solo quello 27% of Americans have “a great deal” o “quite a lot” of confidence in 14 major institutions in the country, down three points from the former low in 2014.
Testing American trust in 16 separate institutions, Gallup ha scoperto che 11 are facing “significant declines” in confidence, with the largest being the Supreme Court and the presidency. Since Gallup’s last confidence survey in June 2021, americano confidence in the Supreme Court cadde 11 percentage points and the presidency dropped 15 punti.
Compared to last year’s survey, trust in Congress also declined. L'anno scorso, 12% of respondents stated they had “a great deal” o “quite a lot” of confidence in Congress. Quest'anno, tuttavia, solo 7% gave the same response.
Amid record inflation and gasoline prices, partnered with his rocky withdrawal from Afghanistan and his handling of the crisis along the southern Border, President Biden’s approval since the last Gallup confidence survey suffered a 15-point drop.
Five other institutions Gallup inquired about — including the organized religion, newspapers, the criminal justice system, big business, and the police — fell to their lowest points in at least three decades of measurement. Only trust in organized labor stayed at the same level as last year, con 28% expressing confidence.
Among political party affiliation, Gallup found that Republicans, Democratici, and independents are overall less confident in the 16 institutions than years prior. Inoltre, all three party groups are less confident in the presidency than they were in 2021, showing declines of at least 10 punti.
Repubblicani’ confidence in the military and police fell from 81% per 71% e 78% per 67%, rispettivamente. Indipendenti’ confidence in the presidency shrank from 31% per 18% since the last survey, mentre i democratici’ confidence in the Supreme Court fell from 31% per 13% over the last year.
Noting “historic lows” in the trust Americans place behind the institutions, Gallup’s survey found that small business and the military are the two institutions which received positive ratings by each of the three party groups.
The Gallup poll was conducted from June 1 a giugno 20 and surveyed 1,015 adulti. The margin of error for the poll is 4 punti percentuali.