The results of the poll conducted from December 1 to 17 were very divided among the parties. 48% of Republicans nominated Trump, while 32% of Democrats chose Obama as their first choice. Biden is also a popular choice among Democrats, winning 13% of responses.
Except for Trump, no other public figure won more than 2% of Republicans’ votes. Trump and Obama tied in the independent elections, winning 11% and Biden’s 3% respectively.
This year’s results mark Trump’s tenth place among the tenth most respected men, and Obama’s fifteenth place on the list.
The results of the 2020 polls also included several players who entered the top ten for the first time, including Dr. Anthony Fauci, who ranked fourth in the men’s list, and Representative Alexander Ocasio-Cortez in seventh, the highest. Court Justice Amy Connie Barrett ranked ninth on the women̵
Other top ranked people in 2020 include Pope Francis, tech entrepreneur Elon Musk, Senator Bernie Sanders, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, NBA Super Superstar LeBron James and Dalai Lama.
When asked which woman they admire most this year, 10% of the poll respondents named Michelle Obama, 6% named Harris, and 4% named First Lady Melanie Melania Trump (Melania Trump).
Former talk show host Oprah Winfrey, German Chancellor Angela Merkel (Angela Merkel), former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (Hillary Clinton), Queen Elizabeth II And climate activist Greta Thunberg (Greta Thunberg) are also included.