Druggists/Pharmacists Top List for Tenth Consecutive Year
#1in 1998 CNN/USA Today/Gallup Poll for Honesty and Ethics
According to the most recent CNN/USA Today/Gallup Poll on honesty and ethics, conducted October 23-25, 1998, pharmacists again topped the list as America's "most trusted" professionals. This year's rating indicated that 64% of the Americans surveyed rated the honesty and ethical standards of druggists/pharmacists as "high" or "very high". For the tenth straight year pharmacists topped the list, followed by clergy (59%), medical doctors (57%), and college teachers and dentists each with 53%.