Coworker political interactions, by education: Share of respondents who report interactions with coworkers, by type of interaction and education level

Political interactions High school or less Some college College or more
Asked to support a political candidate, campaign, or issue 8% 12% 14%
Asked to register to vote or to vote 10 17 18
Asked to attend a political event or meeting 4 9 13
Changed my mind about a political issue 7 9 11
Told me about a political issue I hadn’t thought about 19 21 25
Nonpolitical interactions
Asked to attend a nonpolitical event 13 21 34
Asked to volunteer for civic organization or charity 4 9 17
Any political action 30 40 44

Source: 2019 Workplace Political Participation Study. Sample size: 1,212.

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