American’s Favorite Presidents Since Truman

Do you have a favourable or unfavourable opinion of these presidents?

Favourable Unfavourable Not sure
John F. Kennedy 80% 13% 6%
Dwight Eisenhower 72% 15% 13%
Ronald Reagan 72% 22% 5%
Harry Truman 70% 14% 16%
Gerald Ford 62% 26% 11%
Jimmy Carter 57% 34% 8%
George H. Bush 57% 41% 2%
Bill Clinton 55% 41% 4%
Lyndon Johnson 45% 42% 14%
George W. Bush 41% 59%
Richard Nixon 32% 60% 7%

Source: Rasmussen Reports
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,000 likely American voters, conducted from Jun. 13 to Jun. 24, 2007. Margin of error is 3 per cent.

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