Showdown: Best doughnuts?
In our national public opinion poll showdown between doughnut store giants Dunkin’ Donuts and Krispy Kreme, the American people have spoken: One chain’s doughnuts are best.
The answer: Krispy Kreme.
When we asked “Which doughnut store’s doughnuts do you like best – Dunkin’ Donuts, Krispy Kreme, or some other place?”, here’s how Americans responded:
Krispy Kreme 38%
Dunkin’ Donuts 20%
Some other place: 27%
No opinion 16%
Men, women, Republicans, Democrats, independents, whites, blacks, Hispanics, and adults of all ages agreed: Krispy Kreme doughnuts are better than those of Dunkin’ Donuts.
Poll Position’s scientific telephone survey of 1,076 registered voters nationwide was conducted January 10, 2012 and has a margin of error of ±3%. Poll results are weighted to be a representative sampling of all American adults.
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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 – doughnuts.
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