In 23 of the 39 countries surveyed, majorities or pluralities said China has overtaken or will overtake America as the world’s leading superpower. Pew surveyed 38,000 people in March and April.
More have a favorable view of the U.S. compared with China.
* 63 percent have a positive view of America
* 50 percent have a positive view of China.
The U.S. was viewed more positively in every region in the world except the Middle East — where only 1 in 5 respondents had a favorable view of America.
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