FUTURE BRIEF POLL RESULTS:
The following questions were submitted by Future Brief readers. The poll, taken by a statistically-valid sample of more than 2000 adult Americans, was conducted by Zogby International, an opinion research firm, on December 15-16, 2005.
QUESTION: How worried are you about the changes that science and technology will bring in the next 10 years?
-Very worried: 4%
-Somewhat worried: 21%
-Not very worried: 46%
-Not at all worried: 29%
-Not sure: 1%
*Due to rounding, percentages may add up to over 100%. Margin of error is +/- 2.2%
Overall, 25% of respondants are worried, to some extent, about the changes that science and technology will bring in the next 10 years. 75% are either not very worried or not at all worried about the changes the science and technology will bring.
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