According to a recent poll from NBC News, one in five Americans have used, invested in or traded in cryptocurrency.
The poll was conducted from March 18 to 22, with 1,000 Americans taking part. Among the key findings: 21% of respondents are already associated with cryptocurrency to some degree.
Men between the ages of 18 and 49 made up the largest share of the demographic groups.
The NBC poll also found that “only 19% of respondents said they viewed cryptocurrency positively, while 25% indicated they viewed it negatively.”
The rest expressed neutrality or were unsure of their attitude toward the new asset class.