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Americans Agree Halloween is For All

While it may not rank high in importance, Halloween’s not just for kids anymore.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 56% of American Adults say Halloween is a holiday for both kids and adults, down slightly from 61% who said the same two years ago.  Just 35% think Halloween is a holiday just for kids. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on October 25 and 28, 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 October 25 and 28, 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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