By the Numbers:Y2K

By The Numbers: Y2K

Do you think the Y2K computer problem will cause:
major problems? 34%
minor problems? 51%
no problems? 10%

How concerned are you about the Y2K problem?
very concerned: 16%
somewhat concerned: 40%
not too concerned: 31%
not at all: 13%

Which of the following best describes Y2K’s effects in the United States?
disasters resulting in possible loss of life: 6%
economic and social disruptions only: 28%
minor disruptions and inconveniences: 54%
no negative impact on people: 9%

Source: The Gallup Organization

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