Best U.S. airline: Southwest
By a big margin, Americans believe Southwest is the nation’s best airline.
In a national Poll Position telephone survey, 30% named Southwest as the best airline, with 15% citing Delta, 11% American, 6% Continental, 4% United, 3% US Airways. Eight percent cited an unspecified other airline, and the remainder polled had no opinion.
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Poll Position’s scientific telephone survey of 1,090 adults nationwide was conducted September 25, 2011 and has a margin of error of ±3%.
The online companion poll in which you can vote provides unscientific results, meaning it’s a tally of participating Poll Position users, not a nationally representative sampling.
Poll Position is committed to transparency and upholding the highest professional standards in its polling, explaining why we provide you with the crosstabs of our scientific polls. Crosstabs provide a breakdown of survey participants by age, race, gender, and political affiliation. Here are the crosstabs for this poll:Poll Position crosstabs – airlines.
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