Donald Trump is tied with Pope Francis as the second-most admired man among Americans, a poll released Monday found.
President Obama won the annual Gallup survey, with 17 percent naming him as the living man they admire most. He was followed by The Donald and the pontiff, who each got 5 percent.
“Trump’s surprisingly strong and often controversial presidential campaign has made him a prominent news figure this year and thus top-of-mind for many Americans,” Gallup’s Jeffrey Jones said.
The survey asked Americans 18 and older to name the two men and two women living in the world today they admire most.
Hillary Clinton was named the most admired woman for the 14th consecutive year, garnering 13 percent in this year’s poll.