Presidential language has gotten increasingly less analytic over the years
Researchers analyzed 30,000 informal and formal statements to find decreasing trend
Linguistic Inquiry and Word Count
, University of Texas at Austin
All scores are based on a 100-point scale. Low scores near 0 indicate a more intuitive/informal thinking style while high scores near 100 indicate a more analytic/formal thinking style. Average score for Trump calculated from remarks to date and may change over the course of the year.
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