THE VETERANS AND CITIZENS INITIATIVE - 2022 Veterans Day Report: A Survey of Americans’
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THE VETERANS AND CITIZENS INITIATIVE - 2022 Veterans Day Report: A Survey of Americans’

7 November 2022

Summary

More in Common 5 TABLE OF CONTENTS ☞ Trust and Warmth towards Veterans ☞ Veterans Day ☞ Contact with Veterans ☞ Views on Veterans’ Issues ☞ Perception of Veterans ☞ Belonging ☞ Veterans and Elections More in Common 6 Trust and Warmth towards Veterans More in Common Americans in general feel very warmly towards veterans. [...] Are veterans isolated from American society? Yes No Don't know Numbers in % US Average 35 38 27 Veterans 34 49 17 Democrat 36 41 24 Republican 36 40 24 Independent 32 31 37 More in Common 34 Perceptions of Veterans More in Common Around half of Americans in general and almost two thirds of veterans believe that depictions of veterans in the news today are favorable. [...] Compared to the average American, do you think veterans are more or less likely to 100 exhibit the following qualities, or is it about the same?About the same % [ABOUT THE SAME] 80 68 66 US Average 60 60 5855 54 Veterans 51 46 40 34 31 18 2020 0 Patriotic Disciplined Ethical Kind Creative Dangerous More in Common 39 One quarter of Americans and one third of veterans believe that veterans are less. [...] Compared to the average American, do you think veterans are more or less likely to 100 exhibit the following qualities, or is it about the same?Less likely % [LESS LIKELY] 80 US Average 60 Veterans 40 32 25 20 10 5 5 6 7 73 2 3 4 0 Patriotic Disciplined Ethical Kind Creative Dangerous More in Common 40 Republicans are slightly more likely to say that veterans are more patriotic and disciplined tha. [...] Compared to the rest of American society, do you think US military veterans as a group is more liberal, more conservative, or is it about the same? More liberal About the same More conservative Don't know Numbers in % US Average 10 34 35 21 Veterans 8 36 45 11 Democrat 14 34 33 19 Republican 9 31 45 16 Independent 7 36 27 31 More in Common 44 Belonging More in Common Around half of Americans in ge.

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