Fifty-six percent (56%) of U.S. voters believe the United States should remain neutral in the confrontation between China and Hong Kong protesters. A ScottRasmussen.com national survey found that 33% believe the U.S. should support the protesters and 10% think we should support the government.
Eighty-four percent (84%) are concerned about the possibility that this situation will escalate into a more violent confrontation between protesters and the Chinese military.
Still, just 43% are following news about the protests even somewhat closely. Only 13% are following the news Very Closely.
The national survey of 1,000 Registered Voters was conducted August 14-15, 2019 by ScottRasmussen.com and HarrisX, a polling company specializing in online surveys (see Methodology and a Demographic Profile of the sample). Results from the full sample have +/-3.1 Margin of Sampling Error with a 95% level of confidence.
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