该调查, 星期三发布, found that only 27% of Americans have “a great deal” 要么 “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, 盖洛普发现 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, 美国人 confidence in the Supreme Court 跌倒了 11 percentage points and the presidency dropped 15 点数.
Compared to last year’s survey, trust in Congress also declined. 去年, 12% of respondents stated they had “a great deal” 要么 “quite a lot” of confidence in Congress. 今年, 然而, 只要 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, 与 28% expressing confidence.
Among political party affiliation, Gallup found that Republicans, 民主党人, and independents are overall less confident in the 16 institutions than years prior. 此外, all three party groups are less confident in the presidency 比他们在 2021, showing declines of at least 10 点数.
共和党人’ confidence in the military and police fell from 81% 至 71% 和 78% 至 67%, 分别. Independents’ confidence in the presidency shrank from 31% 至 18% since the last survey, while Democrats’ confidence in the Supreme Court fell from 31% 至 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 到六月 20 and surveyed 1,015 成年人. The margin of error for the poll is 4 百分点.