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: Which of the following do you consider to be the gravest threat to your personal safety?
-Disease (bird flu, HIV/AIDS, ebola, etc.): 12%
-Environmental catastrophe (earthquake, tsunami, global warming, etc.): 13%
-Nuclear war with another nation: 4%
-Not sure/other: 10%
*Due to rounding, percentages may add up to over 100%. Margin of error is +/- 2.2%
Next: If a deadly pandemic flu reaches the US and there is not nearly enough vaccine for everybody, who do you think should receive priority for vaccinations?