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Americans Place More Importance on Mom This Year

As Mother’s Day approaches, more Americans now see the importance of the holiday and motherhood itself.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 31% of American Adults consider Mother’s Day one of our nation’s most important holidays, up from 26% a year ago and the highest level of importance placed on the holiday since 2011  Ten percent (10%) consider Mother’s Day one of the nation’s least important holidays, while 55% see it as somewhere in between. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on May 8-9, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on May 8-9, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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