2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Political Affiliation


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Democrat 59.0% 41.0%
Republican 50.9% 49.1%
Green 60.0% 40.0%
Other Party 71.4% 28.6%
Independent 67.7% 32.3%
None of the above 58.1% 41.9%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Other
Democrat 7.7% 91.4% .7% .2%
Republican 93.3% 6.7% .0% .0%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0% .0%
Other Party 80.0% 20.0% .0% .0%
Independent 43.0% 53.8% 2.2% 1.1%
None of the above 36.8% 60.5% .0% 2.6%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Democrat 93.3% 6.2% .5%
Republican 5.1% 94.7% .3%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Other Party 60.0% 40.0% .0%
Independent 50.0% 43.2% 6.8%
None of the above 57.1% 37.1% 5.7%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Democrat 9.2% 4.5% 4.5% 31.6% 19.7%
Republican 20.6% 3.3% 3.6% 11.2% 20.6%
Green 20.0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Other Party .0% 16.7% 16.7% .0% 33.3%
Independent 9.4% 2.4% 1.2% 23.5% 25.9%
None of the above 17.5% 2.5% .0% 20.0% 10.0%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
Democrat .3% 1.3% 7.6% 4.5% 2.6%
Republican .3% .9% 8.2% 2.1% 2.4%
Green .0% .0% .0% .0% 40.0%
Other Party .0% .0% 16.7% .0% .0%
Independent .0% .0% 8.2% 1.2% 2.4%
None of the above .0% 2.5% 10.0% 7.5% 5.0%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Democrat 5.8% 1.3% 1.6% 1.6% 3.9%
Republican 16.1% 1.5% 1.5% 4.8% 2.7%
Green .0% .0% .0% .0% 40.0%
Other Party .0% .0% .0% 16.7% .0%
Independent 12.9% 4.7% 1.2% 5.9% 1.2%
None of the above 17.5% .0% .0% 7.5% .0%


Do you favor keeping a large number of U.S. troops in Iraq until there is a stable government there OR bringing most of our troops home in the next year?
  Wait for Stable Government Bring Home Next Year Unsure
Democrat 18.5% 64.7% 16.8%
Republican 67.3% 17.6% 15.1%
Green 40.0% 60.0% .0%
Other Party 33.3% 66.7% .0%
Independent 37.6% 37.6% 24.7%
None of the above 32.6% 41.9% 25.6%


Which of the following media sources most influenced for whom you voted in the 2004 Presidential campaign?
  Spanish
language
newspapers
English
language
nespapers
Spanish
language
radio
English
language
radio
Spanish
languag
TV
Democrat 11.8% 12.1% 3.0% 3.4% 17.5%
Republican 10.2% 7.2% 5.9% 6.4% 18.0%
Green 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% .0% 20.0%
Other Party .0% .0% .0% .0% 33.3%
Independent 6.7% 7.8% 2.2% 6.7% 11.1%
None of the above 5.0% 5.0% .0% 12.5% 15.0%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Democrat 22.4% 2.0% 3.9% 22.9% 1.0%
Republican 17.4% 1.3% 2.4% 31.1% .0%
Green .0% .0% 20.0% .0% .0%
Other Party 66.7% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 22.2% .0% 7.8% 34.4% 1.1%
None of the above 10.0% 2.5% 7.5% 42.5% .0%


In what country were you born?
  US Mexico Puerto
Rico
Cuba Central
America:

South
America
:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
Democrat 38.5% 4.0% 12.7% 15.5% 6.8% 11.7% 7.0% 3.8%
Republican 27.4% 4.0% 11.7% 45.1% 4.5% 4.2% 1.7% 1.2%
Green 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% .0% .0% .0%
Other Party 14.3% .0% 14.3% 14.3% 42.9% 14.3% .0% .0%
Independent 40.6% 3.1% 9.4% 21.9% 6.3% 13.5% 2.1% 3.1%
None of the above 29.3% 4.9% 14.6% 14.6% 4.9% 14.6% 14.6% 2.4%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Democrat 72.7% 13.4% 13.9%
Republican 78.0% 12.2% 9.8%
Green 50.0% .0% 50.0%
Other Party 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 68.6% 13.7% 17.6%
None of the above 62.5% 6.3% 31.3%


Do you or any member of your household belong to a labor union or a teacher's organization?
  I belong I donot, but someone
in my household does
No one in
my household belongs
Democrat 7.5% 13.6% 78.9%
Republican 8.9% 13.9% 77.2%
Green 33.3% 33.3% 33.3%
Other Party 14.3% .0% 85.7%
Independent 10.9% 13.0% 76.1%
None of the above 7.3% 4.9% 87.8%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
Democrat 7.1% 20.9% 22.9% 11.3% 16.4% 11.0% 10.5%
Republican 5.3% 12.8% 61.7% 5.9% 7.0% 2.5% 4.7%
Green .0% 33.3% 33.3% 33.3% .0% .0% .0%
Other Party .0% .0% 28.6% 42.9% 28.6% .0% .0%
Independent 4.9% 12.3% 44.4% 7.4% 17.3% 4.9% 8.6%
None of the above 8.1% 13.5% 24.3% 10.8% 18.9% 13.5% 10.8%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Democrat 9.7% 76.0% 14.3%
Republican 61.6% 20.7% 17.7%
Green 75.0% 25.0% .0%
Other Party 16.7% 66.7% 16.7%
Independent 23.7% 63.4% 12.9%
None of the above 32.5% 47.5% 20.0%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other
Democrat 80.7% 17.8% 1.5%
Republican 9.1% 89.6% 1.3%
Green 20.0% 80.0% .0%
Other Party 66.7% 33.3% .0%
Independent 39.8% 56.6% 3.6%
None of the above 45.2% 48.4% 6.5%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Democrat 90.3% 9.5% .3%
Republican 70.7% 29.3% .0%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Other Party 83.3% 16.7% .0%
Independent 81.1% 18.9% .0%
None of the above 74.3% 25.7% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Democrat 61.0% 38.4% .5%
Republican 75.9% 23.8% .3%
Green 75.0% 25.0% .0%
Other Party 66.7% 33.3% .0%
Independent 70.8% 29.2% .0%
None of the above 61.8% 38.2% .0%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Democrat 62.4% 37.6%
Republican 76.7% 23.3%
Green 100.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0%
Independent 57.3% 42.7%
None of the above 76.2% 23.8%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Democrat 51.2% 48.8%
Republican 39.2% 60.8%
Green 40.0% 60.0%
Other Party 28.6% 71.4%
Independent 50.0% 50.0%
None of the above 43.9% 56.1%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Democrat 66.9% 22.8% 10.4%
Republican 33.5% 61.7% 4.7%
Green 66.7% 33.3% .0%
Other Party 71.4% 28.6% .0%
Independent 46.9% 44.4% 8.6%
None of the above 64.9% 24.3% 10.8%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone
in my household does
No one belongs
Democrat 21.1% 78.9%
Republican 22.8% 77.2%
Green 66.7% 33.3%
Other Party 14.3% 85.7%
Independent 23.9% 76.1%
None of the above 12.2% 87.8%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
Democrat 45.0% 55.0%
Republican 51.4% 48.6%
Green 60.0% 40.0%
Other Party 33.3% 66.7%
Independent 31.0% 69.0%
None of the above 39.1% 60.9%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
Democrat 7.7% 92.3%
Republican 93.3% 6.7%
Green 50.0% 50.0%
Other Party 80.0% 20.0%
Independent 44.4% 55.6%
None of the above 37.8% 62.2%


Gender
  Male Female
Democrat 45.3% 54.7%
Republican 54.0% 46.0%
Green 100.0% .0%
Other Party 66.7% 33.3%
Independent 54.3% 45.7%
None of the above 59.5% 40.5%


If you added together your entire household's income, would it be:
 

Under
$10,000

$10,001-
$20,000
$20,001-
$30,000
$30,001-
$40,000
$40,000-
$50,000
$50,001-
$60,000
$60,001-
$70,000
$70,001-
$100,000

Over
$100,000

Democrat 7.0% 17.3% 14.2% 13.7% 13.7% 11.3% 7.2% 8.9% 6.5%
Republican 6.3% 12.6% 18.1% 13.6% 11.0% 12.6% 8.4% 6.0% 11.5%
Green .0% 40.0% .0% .0% .0% 40.0% .0% 20.0% .0%
Other Party 14.3% 14.3% 14.3% .0% .0% .0% .0% 28.6% 28.6%
Independent 3.4% 12.5% 9.1% 14.8% 9.1% 11.4% 11.4% 8.0% 20.5%
None
of the
above
2.6% 17.9% 23.1% 15.4% 15.4% 7.7% .0% 7.7% 10.3%


What is the highest grade in school you completed?
  Some
high school
or less
High school
graduate
or equivalent
Some
college/
vocational
College
graduate
Graduate
education
or higher
Democrat 10.1% 26.0% 29.1% 19.5% 15.4%
Republican 17.5% 27.2% 23.1% 18.8% 13.4%
Green .0% 50.0% 25.0% 25.0% .0%
Other Party 14.3% 14.3% 42.9% .0% 28.6%
Independent 6.5% 17.2% 31.2% 29.0% 16.1%
None of the above 17.5% 30.0% 27.5% 22.5% 2.5%


What age group best describes you:
  18-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or older
Democrat 15.1% 11.1% 13.2% 13.2% 11.8% 12.0% 8.0% 4.9% 4.2% 6.6%
Republican 11.2% 8.7% 10.4% 10.7% 11.9% 10.7% 10.2% 7.2% 5.7% 13.2%
Green 20.0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% 40.0% .0% 20.0% 20.0%
Other Party .0% .0% 14.3% 71.4% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% 14.3%
Independent 18.1% 14.9% 10.6% 5.3% 16.0% 8.5% 10.6% 3.2% 6.4% 6.4%
None of the above 19.5% 9.8% 12.2% 19.5% 7.3% 17.1% 2.4% 4.9% 7.3% .0%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Democrat 56.9% 16.0% 3.6% .0% 12.9% 10.5%
Republican 67.7% 15.5% 2.3% .8% 7.1% 6.6%
Green 20.0% 20.0% 20.0% .0% 40.0% .0%
Other Party 71.4% .0% .0% .0% 28.6% .0%
Independent 51.0% 7.3% 5.2% .0% 16.7% 19.8%
None of the above 65.1% 4.7% .0% .0% 14.0% 16.3%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Democrat 66.6% 12.6% 20.8%
Republican 73.8% 9.7% 16.5%
Green 40.0% 40.0% 20.0%
Other Party 57.1% .0% 42.9%
Independent 64.9% 12.8% 22.3%
None of the above 53.5% 9.3% 37.2%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Democrat 30.6% 69.4%
Republican 22.6% 77.4%
Green 40.0% 60.0%
Other Party 14.3% 85.7%
Independent 33.7% 66.3%
None of the above 42.9% 57.1%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
Democrat 41.3% 38.7% 13.8% 6.2%
Republican 10.8% 29.0% 55.1% 5.1%
Green .0% 25.0% 75.0% .0%
Other Party 28.6% 14.3% 28.6% 28.6%
Independent 21.5% 50.5% 23.7% 4.3%
None of the above 28.6% 28.6% 19.0% 23.8%

 
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