Americans Overwhelmingly Support Strong U.S. Chipmaking

Key Points

  • Republicans (83%) and Democrats (78%) acknowledged the importance of the chipmaking industry.

  • Interest increased with age from a majority in the Gen Z category (62%) to an overwhelming majority for those 55+ (84%).

  • Both men (83%) and women (66%) stressed the important role chips play in the economy.

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A nationwide poll of Americans clearly indicates the urgent need for Congressional action to address the semiconductor shortage.

Across demographics and bipartisan lines, respondents stressed a robust understanding of the importance the chipmaking industry has in the U.S. economy.