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Center for Public Opinion Polls

American Millennials Skeptical of Trump’s Job as President, Behavior

Young woman putting paper ballot into ballot box

UMass Lowell conducted a national survey of millennials in the United States in the wake of the 2018 midterm elections, which saw historic turnout for young voters. 

KEY FINDINGS 
  • President Trump’s approval rating among Americans age 18 to 37 is 38 percent; 62 percent said they disapprove of how he is doing his job as president
  • 68 percent of millennials said they feel Trump tweets too much
  • Both Twitter and Facebook also get low approval ratings – 37 percent each – from millennials