44% of Americans say the unemployment rate and job reports are the best economic indicators
For you personally, which of the following do you consider the best measure of how the national economy is doing? (%)
Laid-off workers are based on results to the question: "Do you personally know anyone who... [has been laid off from work due to covid-19]? Check all that apply." Answer options were: "Yes, me," "Yes, a family member," "Yes, a close friend," "No," and "Prefer not to say."
Source:The Economist/YouGov | August 9 - 11, 2020 | Get the data