Do Britons Understand the U.S. better than Americans?

… Earlier this month, a weighty report by leading health experts painted a grim picture of life and death in America today. …

However, according to YouGov surveys in the US and Britain, most Americans are unaware of these facts – and, indeed, less aware than the British. This lack of knowledge goes beyond health: it applies also to two politically-sensitive financial indicators: family incomes and income tax rates. [cont.]

Peter Kellner, YouGov