by November 15, 2010 at 5:00 am 1,209 0

Last week’s Borderstan Reader Poll asked, How many foreign countries have you visted? Not surprisingly, residents of Dupont-Logan-U Street are a well-traveled bunch. Still, it is amazing to see just how well-traveled survey respondents are (it would be interesting to compare them to all Americans).

Like cousin Cathy in the Patty Duke Show (1965), our readers appear to have “been most everywhere, from Zanzibar to Berkeley Square.”

Take this week’s reader poll in the right column of the Borderstan home page: Your take on the revamped 2-way bike lane on 15th St.?

Only 1% of survey takers said they had never been outside the United States. At the other extreme, a whopping 26% said they had been to 21 countries or more. Full results of last week’s poll are below.

Respondents of last week’s survey said:

  1. 0 countries: 1%
  2. 1 to 5 countries: 21%
  3. 6 to 10 countries: 18%
  4. 11 to 15 countries: 18%
  5. 16 to 20 countries: 16%
  6. 21-plus countries: 26%

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