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27 percent of Americans say inequality between rich and poor is the “greatest global threat”; 21 percent of Republicans, 35 percent of Democrats and 25 percent of independents agree.
24 percent of Americans overall cite religious and ethnic hatred as the greatest threat; 35 percent of Republicans, 15 percent of Democrats and 23 percent of independents agree.
23 percent overall cite nuclear weapons as the threat; 25 percent of Republicans, 22 percent of Democrats and 23 percent of independents agree.
15 percent overall cite pollution and the environment; 8 percent of Republicans, 17 percent of Democrats and 19 percent of independents agree.
7 percent cite “Aids and other diseases”; 7 percent of Republicans, 8 percent of Democrats and 7 percent of independents agree.
Source: A Pew Research Center survey of 1,002 U.S. adults conducted April 22-May 11 and released Thursday.
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