Weekly Pulse · May 23, 2019 A Majority of Americans Rate the Economy as Good or Excellent 54 percent of respondents are positive about the economy and only 12 percent rate it as poor.

Weekly Unique Questions

Every week, JCNF and Scott Rasmussen poll Americans about unique, timely issues that are essential to business owners and job creators.

May 9, 2019 Consumer Activity Economy

72% of respondents have shopped at a small business at least once during the last 30 days.

May 9, 2019 Consumer Activity Economy

44% of Americans have close friends or family who are business owners

May 9, 2019 Economy Job Market

While only a quarter of respondents overall say they want to start a small business in the future, 51 percent of African-Americans and 53 percent of Hispanic-Americans have that aspiration.

May 9, 2019 Economy Job Market

22% of respondents have been a small business owner at some point in their life

May 9, 2019 Economy Job Market

90% of respondents view small businesses favorably.