Americans Prefer Puerto Rican Status Quo

As you may know, Puerto Rico is a territory of the United States whose residents are United States citizens. Which one of the following options do you prefer for the status of Puerto Rico?

It should become the 51st state 30%
It should become an independent nation 11%
It should continue as a U.S. territory 46%
Don’t know 13%

Source: Opinion Dynamics / Fox News
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 900 registered American voters, conducted on Jun. 5 and Jun. 6, 2007. Margin of error is 3 per cent.

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