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					Six in 10 Americans say they have money invested in the stock market, but nearly half say the stock market has no affect on t

Do you personally or jointly with a spouse, have any money invested in the stock market right now
-- either in an individual stock, a stock mutual fund, or in a self-directed 401(K) or Individual Retirement Account?

Source: Gallup / CNN / USA Today 3/05

Yes                 60
No                  39
No opinion            1
Survey Organization: Gallup Organization
                                                                                      Do you personally or jointly with a spouse, have
Sponsored by CNN and USA Today                                                        now -- either in an individual stock, a stock mutu
Sample: 909 adults                                                                    Retirement Account ?

Methodology: Telephone interview conducted March 18-20, 2005
Margin of error: +/- 4 %
Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding

Which of the following best describes how the stock market affects your family's financial situation -- it directly affects how m


Source: Gallup / CNN / USA Today 6/03

                       6
Affects monthly spending
                    44
Affects long-term plans
                    47
Does not affect at all
No opinion             2

Survey Organization: Gallup Organization
                                                                                      Source: Gallup / CNN / USA Today 3/05
Sponsored by CNN and USA Today
Sample: 1,029 adults
Methodology: Telephone interview conducted June 9-10, 2003
Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding                          Which of the following best describes how t
                                                                                          situation -- it directly affects how much mone
                                                                                          affects your family's long
                                                                                          situation at all ?




                                                                                                   Affects long
                                                                                                         plans
                                                                                                          44%




                                                                                            Source: Gallup / CNN / USA Today 6/03
he stock market has no affect on their family's financial situation


 Retirement Account?




personally or jointly with a spouse, have any money invested in the stock market right
her in an individual stock, a stock mutual fund, or in a self-directed 401(K) or Individual

                                                      No
                                                     39%




 tuation -- it directly affects how much money your family has to spend each month, it directly affects your family's long-term financial pla

                                                                      No opinion 1%




                                               Yes
                                               60%
Gallup / CNN / USA Today 3/05




h of the following best describes how the stock market affects your family's financial
      it directly affects how much money your family has to spend each month, it directly
ts your family's long-term financial plans, or it does not directly affect your family's financial


                                                                    Does not affect at
                                                                           all
                                                                          47%



                                                                         No opinion
                                                                            2%
                                                                        Affects monthly
                                                                           spending
                                                                              6%
    Affects long-term
          plans
           44%




urce: Gallup / CNN / USA Today 6/03
our family's long-term financial plans, or it does not directly affect your family's financial situation at all?
Do you personally or jointly with a spouse, have any money invested in the stock market right now-- either in an individual stock, a stock mutual fund, or in a s

                                                           Six in 10 Americans say they have money invested in the stock market and
Source: Gallup / USA Today 9/08

Yes                       61                                                               Do you personally or jointly with a spouse, have any money invested
No                        38                                                               either in an individual stock, a stock mutual fund, or in a self
No opinion                 1                                                               Account?


Survey Organization: Gallup Organization
Sponsored by USA Today
Sample: 1,011 adults
Methodology: Telephone interview conducted Sept. 26-27, 2008
Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding




                                                                                           Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding
                                                                                           Source: Gallup / USA Today 9/08




To what extent do you think the problems on Wall Street will affect your personal financial situation? Would you say...a great deal, some, not much, or not at a


                                                                                           To what extent do you think the problems on Wall Street will affect yo
Source: Pew Research Center 9/08                                                           Would you say...a great deal, some, not much, or not at all?

A great deal              32
Some                      39
Not much                  20
Not at all                 7
Don't know/ Refused        2
                                                                                                                          Some
Survey Organization: Opinion Research Corporation                                                                         39%
Sponsored by Pew Research Center for the People & the Press
Sample: 1,003 adults
Methodology: Telephone interview conducted Sept. 19-22, 2008
Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding




                                                                                           Note: Percentages may not add to 100 percent because of rounding
                                                                                           Source: Pew Research Center 9/08
vidual stock, a stock mutual fund, or in a self-directed 401(K) or Individual Retirement Account?

nvested in the stock market and seven in 10 say they worry the problems on Wall Street will affect their personal financial situation


y with a spouse, have any money invested in the stock market right now--
k, a stock mutual fund, or in a self-directed 401(K) or Individual Retirement


                                   No
                                  38%




                                                         No opinion
                                                            1%




                 Yes
                 61%




ot add to 100 percent because of rounding




 ..a great deal, some, not much, or not at all?


k the problems on Wall Street will affect your personal financial situation?
al, some, not much, or not at all?


                              Not much
                                20%                   Not at all
                                                        7%

                                                         Don't know/
                                                          Refused
                                                            2%



                                   A great deal
                                       32%




t add to 100 percent because of rounding
their personal financial situation

				
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