So what did Americans fear the most in 2015?
They don't have a category for "registered sex offenders" but here are the stats for sex crime fears.
Rape by a stranger Crime 14.5
Rape by someone you know Crime 11.3
Talking to Stranger Daily Life 9.7
Read more here: https://blogs.chapman.edu/wilkinson/2015/10/13/americas-top-fears-2015/
The bottom line -- people fear our legislators more than the fear sex crimes. And with good reason...