2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Age


Language of survey
  English Spanish
18-24

79.1% 20.9%
25-29 65.7% 34.3%
30-34 64.3% 35.7%
35-39 60.2% 39.8%
40-44 55.4% 44.6%
45-49 53.2% 46.8%
50-54 46.7% 53.3%
55-59 42.9% 57.1%
60-64

40.4% 59.6%
65 or older 25.6% 74.4%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Other
18-24

40.1% 59.1% .7% .0%
25-29 40.8% 56.1% 3.1% .0%
30-34 48.2% 50.9% .0% .9%
35-39 43.5% 55.7% .0% .9%
40-44 47.5% 52.5% .0% .0%
45-49 45.8% 54.2% .0% .0%
50-54 52.8% 46.1% 1.1% .0%
55-59 60.0% 40.0% .0% .0%
60-64

54.9% 45.1% .0% .0%
65 or older 68.2% 30.7% .0% 1.1%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
18-24

56.0% 42.4% 1.6%
25-29 59.6% 39.4% 1.0%
30-34 52.7% 45.5% 1.8%
35-39 53.2% 45.0% 1.8%
40-44 55.2% 44.0% .9%
45-49 53.8% 46.2% .0%
50-54 45.5% 52.3% 2.3%
55-59 43.6% 56.4% .0%
60-64

37.5% 62.5% .0%
65 or older 30.6% 68.2% 1.2%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
18-24

21.1% 2.3% .0% 24.2% 22.7%
25-29 12.0% 5.4% 4.3% 23.9% 22.8%
30-34 8.1% 6.1% 2.0% 30.3% 13.1%
35-39 15.3% 3.1% 6.1% 19.4% 15.3%
40-44 9.2% 4.1% 4.1% 20.4% 21.4%
45-49 15.6% 4.4% 2.2% 21.1% 21.1%
50-54 9.9% 6.2% 3.7% 16.0% 22.2%
55-59 16.0% .0% 2.0% 22.0% 20.0%
60-64

26.8% .0% 2.4% 19.5% 17.1%
65 or older 11.0% 4.1% 6.8% 13.7% 26.0%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
18-24

.8% .8% 6.3% .0% 5.5%
25-29 .0% 3.3% 4.3% 1.1% 1.1%
30-34 .0% .0% 7.1% .0% 2.0%
35-39 1.0% 2.0% 7.1% 5.1% 6.1%
40-44 .0% 2.0% 7.1% 6.1% 1.0%
45-49 1.1% 1.1% 10.0% 7.8% 2.2%
50-54 .0% 1.2% 12.3% 1.2% 2.5%
55-59 .0% .0% 12.0% 14.0% .0%
60-64

.0% .0% 4.9% .0% 4.9%
65 or older .0% .0% 12.3% 2.7% 1.4%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
18-24

9.4% .8% 1.6% 2.3% 2.3%
25-29 13.0% 2.2% .0% 2.2% 4.3%
30-34 22.2% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
35-39 6.1% 1.0% 3.1% 4.1% 5.1%
40-44 10.2% 3.1% 2.0% 4.1% 5.1%
45-49 8.9% 2.2% .0% 2.2% .0%
50-54 13.6% 1.2% 1.2% 4.9% 3.7%
55-59 8.0% 2.0% 2.0% .0% 2.0%
60-64

4.9% .0% .0% 14.6% 4.9%
65 or older 8.2% 1.4% .0% 6.8% 5.5%


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
18-24

37.8% 41.5% 20.7%
25-29 35.0% 48.0% 17.0%
30-34 38.6% 43.9% 17.5%
35-39 40.5% 42.3% 17.1%
40-44 43.9% 41.2% 14.9%
45-49 38.7% 49.1% 12.3%
50-54 43.0% 31.4% 25.6%
55-59 47.3% 36.4% 16.4%
60-64

42.0% 50.0% 8.0%
65 or older 54.7% 27.9% 17.4%


How would you characterize your political affiliation? Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None
of the
above
18-24

47.4% 33.3% .7% .0% 12.6% 5.9%
25-29 47.0% 35.0% .0% .0% 14.0% 4.0%
30-34 49.1% 36.8% .0% .9% 8.8% 4.4%
35-39 47.9% 36.8% .0% 4.3% 4.3% 6.8%
40-44 43.1% 41.4% .0% .0% 12.9% 2.6%
45-49 46.8% 39.4% .0% .0% 7.3% 6.4%
50-54 38.6% 46.6% 2.3% .0% 11.4% 1.1%
55-59 38.2% 52.7% .0% .0% 5.5% 3.6%
60-64

35.3% 45.1% 2.0% .0% 11.8% 5.9%
65 or older 31.5% 59.6% 1.1% 1.1% 6.7% .0%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
18-24

32.1% 35.9% 28.2% 3.8%
25-29 26.7% 37.6% 23.8% 11.9%
30-34 27.9% 41.4% 27.0% 3.6%
35-39 31.6% 22.2% 35.0% 11.1%
40-44 23.5% 37.4% 33.0% 6.1%
45-49 26.2% 40.8% 28.2% 4.9%
50-54 22.7% 34.1% 34.1% 9.1%
55-59 18.5% 31.5% 46.3% 3.7%
60-64

30.0% 38.0% 28.0% 4.0%
65 or older 15.5% 29.8% 51.2% 3.6%


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
18-24

5.8% 11.7% 2.9% 4.4% 12.4%
25-29 14.3% 11.2% .0% 10.2% 9.2%
30-34 15.7% 5.6% .0% 7.4% 13.9%
35-39 12.0% 13.9% 4.6% 3.7% 14.8%
40-44 8.2% 7.3% 7.3% 5.5% 22.7%
45-49 8.1% 5.1% 4.0% 5.1% 22.2%
50-54 5.9% 9.4% 3.5% 5.9% 20.0%
55-59 13.2% 5.7% 7.5% 5.7% 15.1%
60-64

2.1% 14.9% 8.5% 2.1% 17.0%
65 or older 17.7% 7.6% 6.3% 1.3% 32.9%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
18-24

30.7% 2.9% 8.8% 20.4% .0%
25-29 24.5% 2.0% 2.0% 26.5% .0%
30-34 23.1% .9% 3.7% 29.6% .0%
35-39 20.4% .0% 4.6% 25.9% .0%
40-44 7.3% 1.8% 6.4% 31.8% 1.8%
45-49 18.2% .0% 1.0% 36.4% .0%
50-54 27.1% 1.2% 3.5% 22.4% 1.2%
55-59 15.1% 3.8% 1.9% 30.2% 1.9%
60-64

10.6% 2.1% 2.1% 38.3% 2.1%
65 or older 10.1% .0% .0% 22.8% 1.3%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
18-24

78.4% 21.6%
25-29 33.3% 66.7%
30-34 34.2% 65.8%
35-39 25.2% 74.8%
40-44 16.0% 84.0%
45-49 13.9% 86.1%
50-54 15.9% 84.1%
55-59 5.5% 94.5%
60-64

13.7% 86.3%
65 or older 9.3% 90.7%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
18-24

17.9% 24.6% 57.5%
25-29 61.0% 14.0% 25.0%
30-34 64.2% 13.8% 22.0%
35-39 68.6% 12.7% 18.6%
40-44 81.5% 7.6% 10.9%
45-49 82.4% 8.3% 9.3%
50-54 80.9% 7.9% 11.2%
55-59 90.7% 3.7% 5.6%
60-64

91.8% 4.1% 4.1%
65 or older 84.9% 5.8% 9.3%


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

South
America
:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
18-24

68.3% 3.6% 8.6% 3.6% 5.0% 5.8% 2.9% 2.2%
25-29 57.0% 4.0% 12.0% 8.0% 8.0% 5.0% 4.0% 2.0%
30-34 44.2% 4.4% 13.3% 18.6% 6.2% 5.3% 7.1% .9%
35-39 33.0% 7.8% 10.4% 31.3% 6.1% 5.2% 3.5% 2.6%
40-44 17.4% 5.0% 15.7% 29.8% 7.4% 15.7% 5.8% 3.3%
45-49 22.2% 2.8% 13.0% 28.7% 8.3% 14.8% 6.5% 3.7%
50-54 20.5% 3.4% 12.5% 38.6% 9.1% 9.1% 2.3% 4.5%
55-59 17.9% .0% 12.5% 46.4% 3.6% 10.7% 7.1% 1.8%
60-64

5.9% 3.9% 11.8% 52.9% 2.0% 11.8% 5.9% 5.9%
65 or older 12.2% 1.1% 15.6% 58.9% 2.2% 8.9% 1.1% .0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
18-24

48.0% 12.0% 40.0%
25-29 54.3% 23.9% 21.7%
30-34 50.0% 26.7% 23.3%
35-39 66.7% 17.9% 15.4%
40-44 81.8% 11.4% 6.8%
45-49 83.8% 10.0% 6.3%
50-54 78.1% 10.9% 10.9%
55-59 93.3% 6.7% .0%
60-64

95.5% 2.3% 2.3%
65 or older 89.7% 2.9% 7.4%


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
18-24

6.1% 9.9% 84.0%
25-29 8.9% 11.9% 79.2%
30-34 7.3% 9.2% 83.5%
35-39 14.0% 12.3% 73.7%
40-44 10.2% 13.6% 76.3%
45-49 7.5% 15.9% 76.6%
50-54 12.3% 19.8% 67.9%
55-59 3.6% 14.3% 82.1%
60-64

4.3% 10.9% 84.8%
65 or older 7.4% 14.8% 77.8%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
18-24

60.4% 8.2% 1.5% .7% 13.4% 15.7%
25-29 48.0% 8.8% 2.9% .0% 21.6% 18.6%
30-34 59.3% 19.5% .0% .0% 12.4% 8.8%
35-39 58.0% 11.6% 1.8% .0% 12.5% 16.1%
40-44 58.0% 16.8% 5.0% .0% 10.1% 10.1%
45-49 68.2% 15.9% .9% .9% 7.5% 6.5%
50-54 49.4% 21.8% 6.9% 1.1% 16.1% 4.6%
55-59 75.0% 16.1% 1.8% .0% 5.4% 1.8%
60-64

78.8% 13.5% 1.9% .0% 1.9% 3.8%
65 or older 70.1% 13.8% 10.3% .0% 4.6% 1.1%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
18-24

7.6% 18.5% 31.9% 15.1% 11.8% 4.2% 10.9%
25-29 7.1% 19.0% 26.2% 10.7% 11.9% 10.7% 14.3%
30-34 6.5% 20.7% 33.7% 9.8% 8.7% 9.8% 10.9%
35-39 9.8% 16.7% 38.2% 9.8% 11.8% 5.9% 7.8%
40-44 2.7% 21.2% 38.1% 5.3% 19.5% 6.2% 7.1%
45-49 6.7% 14.4% 36.7% 10.0% 18.9% 6.7% 6.7%
50-54 6.6% 10.5% 51.3% 13.2% 10.5% 3.9% 3.9%
55-59 6.7% 13.3% 51.1% 2.2% 11.1% 13.3% 2.2%
60-64

2.1% 12.8% 53.2% 6.4% 12.8% 6.4% 6.4%
65 or older .0% 11.4% 75.9% 2.5% 7.6% 1.3% 1.3%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
18-24

20.3% 54.3% 25.4%
25-29 28.7% 56.4% 14.9%
30-34 31.3% 55.7% 13.0%
35-39 33.3% 49.1% 17.5%
40-44 35.0% 54.7% 10.3%
45-49 42.1% 48.6% 9.3%
50-54 42.0% 47.7% 10.2%
55-59 48.2% 37.5% 14.3%
60-64

30.0% 50.0% 20.0%
65 or older 41.2% 36.5% 22.4%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other
18-24

49.6% 48.0% 2.4%
25-29 53.8% 45.1% 1.1%
30-34 47.6% 48.5% 3.9%
35-39 57.1% 41.9% 1.0%
40-44 40.2% 59.8% .0%
45-49 47.5% 51.5% 1.0%
50-54 32.9% 61.0% 6.1%
55-59 42.3% 55.8% 1.9%
60-64

40.0% 60.0% .0%
65 or older 24.1% 75.9% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
18-24

80.2% 19.8% .0%
25-29 78.7% 21.3% .0%
30-34 87.5% 12.5% .0%
35-39 79.6% 20.4% .0%
40-44 83.6% 15.5% .9%
45-49 89.1% 10.9% .0%
50-54 69.1% 30.9% .0%
55-59 78.8% 21.2% .0%
60-64

81.4% 18.6% .0%
65 or older 71.6% 28.4% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
18-24

63.8% 36.2% .0%
25-29 64.8% 34.1% 1.1%
30-34 63.0% 37.0% .0%
35-39 71.3% 28.7% .0%
40-44 65.2% 33.9% .9%
45-49 70.8% 29.2% .0%
50-54 76.8% 23.2% .0%
55-59 64.0% 34.0% 2.0%
60-64

82.5% 17.5% .0%
65 or older 73.1% 26.9% .0%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
18-24

38.2% 61.8%
25-29 48.4% 51.6%
30-34 57.7% 42.3%
35-39 71.6% 28.4%
40-44 84.6% 15.4%
45-49 80.0% 20.0%
50-54 78.3% 21.7%
55-59 86.5% 13.5%
60-64

95.7% 4.3%
65 or older 87.2% 12.8%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
18-24

77.0% 23.0%
25-29 69.0% 31.0%
30-34 57.5% 42.5%
35-39 43.5% 56.5%
40-44 33.1% 66.9%
45-49 35.2% 64.8%
50-54 33.3% 66.7%
55-59 30.4% 69.6%
60-64

17.6% 82.4%
65 or older 27.8% 72.2%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
18-24

57.5% 31.7% 10.8%
25-29 59.5% 26.2% 14.3%
30-34 55.4% 33.7% 10.9%
35-39 53.9% 38.2% 7.8%
40-44 55.3% 37.7% 7.0%
45-49 56.7% 36.7% 6.7%
50-54 44.7% 51.3% 3.9%
55-59 46.7% 51.1% 2.2%
60-64

40.4% 53.2% 6.4%
65 or older 22.8% 75.9% 1.3%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone
in my household does
No one belongs
18-24

16.0% 84.0%
25-29 20.8% 79.2%
30-34 16.5% 83.5%
35-39 26.3% 73.7%
40-44 23.7% 76.3%
45-49 23.4% 76.6%
50-54 32.1% 67.9%
55-59 17.9% 82.1%
60-64

15.2% 84.8%
65 or older 22.2% 77.8%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
18-24

30.3% 69.7%
25-29 34.7% 65.3%
30-34 43.4% 56.6%
35-39 42.5% 57.5%
40-44 60.3% 39.7%
45-49 54.0% 46.0%
50-54 40.0% 60.0%
55-59 58.3% 41.7%
60-64

50.0% 50.0%
65 or older 75.0% 25.0%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
18-24

40.4% 59.6%
25-29 42.1% 57.9%
30-34 48.7% 51.3%
35-39 43.9% 56.1%
40-44 47.5% 52.5%
45-49 45.8% 54.2%
50-54 53.4% 46.6%
55-59 60.0% 40.0%
60-64

54.9% 45.1%
65 or older 69.0% 31.0%


Gender:
  Male Female
18-24

44.8% 55.2%
25-29 55.4% 44.6%
30-34 40.4% 59.6%
35-39 58.6% 41.4%
40-44 50.0% 50.0%
45-49 51.5% 48.5%
50-54 53.7% 46.3%
55-59 51.9% 48.1%
60-64

62.5% 37.5%
65 or older 53.6% 46.4%


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

18-24

3.0% 21.2% 14.4% 12.1% 9.8% 7.6% 9.8% 6.8% 15.2%
25-29 3.0% 16.8% 22.8% 15.8% 13.9% 8.9% 7.9% 5.0% 5.9%
30-34 .9% 13.6% 15.5% 10.0% 14.5% 19.1% 9.1% 10.0% 7.3%
35-39 4.5% 15.2% 15.2% 17.9% 6.3% 17.9% 4.5% 13.4% 5.4%
40-44 4.2% 8.4% 19.3% 15.1% 15.1% 10.9% 9.2% 10.1% 7.6%
45-49 7.6% 11.4% 8.6% 12.4% 17.1% 11.4% 9.5% 7.6% 14.3%
50-54 5.8% 7.0% 17.4% 8.1% 14.0% 11.6% 11.6% 5.8% 18.6%
55-59 .0% 9.6% 26.9% 19.2% 9.6% 11.5% 3.8% 1.9% 17.3%
60-64

4.2% 25.0% 22.9% 20.8% 4.2% 10.4% 2.1% 6.3% 4.2%
65 or older 28.8% 20.0% 8.8% 10.0% 11.3% 6.3% 3.8% 6.3% 5.0%


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
18-24

7.2% 31.9% 47.1% 10.9% 2.9%
25-29 8.2% 24.5% 28.6% 33.7% 5.1%
30-34 8.8% 19.5% 25.7% 28.3% 17.7%
35-39 10.6% 23.9% 26.5% 21.2% 17.7%
40-44 10.4% 22.6% 28.7% 20.9% 17.4%
45-49 12.3% 25.5% 23.6% 18.9% 19.8%
50-54 15.7% 29.2% 21.3% 15.7% 18.0%
55-59 18.5% 27.8% 24.1% 13.0% 16.7%
60-64

27.5% 37.3% 7.8% 17.6% 9.8%
65 or older 24.1% 27.7% 14.5% 16.9% 16.9%

 
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