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Gallup Poll

a sampling by the American Institute of Public Opinion or its British counterpart of the views of a representative cross section of the population, used esp as a means of forecasting voting

Gallup poll

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Gallup Poll

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

A 1980 Gallup Poll revealed that 71 percent of Americans believe in an afterlife. A 2001 Gallup Poll showed that 38 percent believe it is possible to make contact with the dead; 54 percent believe in the effectiveness of spiritual healing; 42 percent believe in ghosts and hauntings.

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The Gallup survey and NACDS' own research--as well as a host of other sources--validate the NACDS members' role as the face of neighborhood health care," said Anderson.
This annual Gallup survey presents another data point in the strong and growing case for pharmacy patient care," Anderson said.
This effort, along with military and government involvement in reconstruction after massive typhoons in the early 2010s, likely helped spur higher confidence in the military among the Filipino public," the Gallup survey report, which was conducted in May 2015, said.
The Gallup survey comes on the heels of a 2012 Chronicle of Philanthropy study, "How America Gives," which was based off Census data and ranked New Hampshire as being 50th nationally for its median charitable contributions.
More than two-thirds of Americans say their physicians usually discuss their health habits, including the benefits of a healthy diet and regular exercise, a Gallup survey finds.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation has become one of 27 companies to win the 2012 Gallup Great Workplace Award after 70,000 of the hotel chain's employees completed the annual Gallup survey.
Egyptians are also having as much trouble affording food today as they were before the revolution, according to the Gallup survey.
The Gallup survey found 16% of full-time workers have family-care giving responsibilities.
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The Brima Gallup survey shows that out of those interviewed in 47 countries worldwide there are more supporters than opponents of nuclear energy - 49% in favour compared to 43% against, even though general support declines after the earthquake in Japan.
At the same time, one of four Bulgarians say they want the GERB cabinet to step down, according to the Gallup survey.
That's the scary fact revealed by a comparison of the latest Pew poll on global warming and a recent Gallup survey The new stats are spooky.