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Pope Francis Remains Popular with Americans, New Saint Leo Poll Shows

ST. LEO, FL – Americans’ favorable view of Pope Francis is holding steady, according to surveys by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute (, with 55.6 percent saying they hold a strongly favorable or somewhat favorable view of the pontiff.

In October 2020, 56.4 percent of poll respondents held favorable opinions of Pope Francis and in February 2020, his approval rating […]

By |March 16th, 2021|Institute|0 Comments

Florida Residents Continue to Worry About Climate Change and Various Effects, Saint Leo University Survey Shows

Florida reactions often very close to national responses on climate change questions
Survey finds broad concern about seacoast as well as inland flooding 

ST. LEO, FL – A clear majority of Florida residents continue to show concern over global climate change, just as in prior surveys taken during prior years in the springtime, the most recent survey from the Saint […]

By |March 15th, 2021|Institute|0 Comments

Public Concern About Climate Change Across the U.S. Remains High in Saint Leo University Survey, Consistent with Prior Years

Differences in attitudes found mostly along party lines and between generations
Majority of national sample supports America’s re-entry into the Paris Climate accord
Americans weigh in on climate questions touching schools and local communities

ST. LEO, FL – A clear majority of Americans continue to show concern over global climate change, just as in prior surveys taken during prior years in […]

By |March 15th, 2021|Institute|0 Comments

Biden, Politicians Should Use Faith in Decision-Making, More than Half of National Respondents in New Saint Leo University Poll Say

The younger demographic, which may view themselves as ‘spiritual, but not religious,’ agree

ST. LEO, FL – Politics and religious faith can intersect, as evidenced by the most recent Saint Leo University Polling Institute survey. The new poll ( shows that majorities of respondents somewhat or strongly agree that President Joe Biden should use his faith in decision-making, that politicians are […]

By |March 8th, 2021|Institute|0 Comments

Nation Remains More Divided Than Ever, New Saint Leo University Poll Shows

But Americans Say They’re Willing to Work on Coming Together

ST. LEO, FL – While a large majority of Americans (86.2 percent) say the nation is more divided than ever, most say they are willing to work to bridge that divide, according to a new Saint Leo University Polling Institute survey.

The 2021 poll was conducted online February 7-14, among 1,000 total […]

By |March 2nd, 2021|Institute|0 Comments

New Survey from Saint Leo University Shows a Clear Majority Agree with Wearing Masks for COVID Safety, about Two-Thirds Would Accept COVID Vaccines

Some groups are still “vaccine-hesitant” however, revealing concerns
Pope Francis has a pro-vaccine stance and it appears to influence Catholics 

ST. LEO, FL – A new survey by the Saint Leo University Polling Institute ( suggests that more than 80 percent of people nationally, and nearly as high a percentage in Florida, believe that until the risk of COVID is […]

By |February 25th, 2021|Institute|0 Comments