From the “Republicans are from Mars, Democrats are from Venus Department” (including, of course, on questions of science and health), according to an ABC News/Ipsos poll, Democrats are more than three times as likely than Republicans to say they are “very concerned” about getting the novel coronavirus.
According to the poll:
Although unease over the coronavirus is high, it also strongly breaks along partisan lines. Among Democrats, 83% are concerned about getting coronavirus, including 47% who are very concerned, and among Republicans, 56% are concerned, including only 15% who are very concerned.
“Only 17% of Democrats are not concerned while a larger 44% of Republicans are not concerned.