2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Non-Cuban vs. Cuban Latino Voters


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/Dick Cheney John Kerry/John Edwards Ralph Nader/Peter Camejo Other
Non Cuban Hispanic 35.1% 63.8% .7% .5%
Cuban 71.2% 28.2% .3% .3%
Latino or Hispanic 36.9% 63.1% .0% .0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
Non Cuban Hispanic 65.4% 33.6% 1.0%
Cuban 26.8% 71.8% 1.4%
Latino or Hispanic 60.9% 39.1% .0%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual Education Crime/Drugs Economy/Jobs Iraq War
Non Cuban Hispanic 14.2% 4.6% 3.5% 25.8% 16.5%
Cuban 16.0% 4.4% 4.0% 14.5% 23.6%
Latino or Hispanic 17.5% 3.2% 4.8% 23.8% 15.9%
  Gun Control The Environment Health Care Immigration Policy Public Education
Non Cuban Hispanic .3% 1.3% 7.6% 3.8% 3.5%
Cuban .4% .4% 8.0% 2.9% 2.5%
Latino or Hispanic .0% 3.2% 11.1% 1.6% 1.6%
  War on Terrorism Taxes Same Sex Marriage Other Multiple Responses
Non Cuban Hispanic 7.8% 1.5% 1.5% 2.5% 5.6%
Cuban 15.3% 1.1% .7% 4.7% 1.5%
Latino or Hispanic 4.8% 3.2% 1.6% 3.2% 4.8%


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
Non Cuban Hispanic 32.1% 50.2% 17.7%
Cuban 55.2% 27.3% 17.4%
Latino or Hispanic 30.2% 42.9% 27.0%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
Non Cuban Hispanic 55.7% 28.1% .5% 1.2% 8.9% 5.6%
Cuban 23.1% 63.1% .3% .6% 10.3% 2.6%
Latino or Hispanic 56.9% 26.2% .0% .0% 10.8% 6.2%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liaberal Moderate Conservative Other
Non Cuban Hispanic 29.3% 34.4% 26.7% 9.6%
Cuban 19.7% 34.2% 42.6% 3.5%
Latino or Hispanic 34.4% 35.9% 25.0% 4.7%


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 language TV
Non Cuban Hispanic 12.3% 9.4% 4.1% 5.1% 19.5%
Cuban 11.4% 4.7% 5.7% 6.0% 18.9%
Latino or Hispanic 11.5% 14.8% 3.3% 4.9% 23.0%
  English language TV Spanish language Internet English language Internet None influenced Multiple Responses
Non Cuban Hispanic 18.3% 1.2% 3.1% 26.0% 1.0%
Cuban 15.8% 2.5% 3.2% 31.5% .3%
Latino or Hispanic 14.8% 1.6% 6.6% 19.7% .0%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Non Cuban Hispanic 32.7% 67.3%
Cuban 23.6% 76.4%
Latino or Hispanic 38.5% 61.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Non Cuban Hispanic 64.1% 13.5% 22.3%
Cuban 74.1% 9.5% 16.4%
Latino or Hispanic 58.5% 15.4% 26.2%


In what country were you born?
  US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central America South America Other Caribbean Other
Non Cuban Hispanic 26.4% 7.1% 23.4% 1.8% 12.9% 17.2% 8.5% 2.5%
Cuban 21.2% .8% 4.2% 73.2% .3% .0% .0% .3%
Latino or Hispanic 40.0% 6.2% 7.7% 6.2% 4.6% 15.4% 10.8% 9.2%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Non Cuban Hispanic 70.3% 14.9% 14.9%
Cuban 82.3% 8.5% 9.2%
Latino or Hispanic 61.1% 19.4% 19.4%


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
Non Cuban Hispanic 8.7% 12.3% 78.9%
Cuban 5.3% 14.2% 80.5%
Latino or Hispanic 9.7% 12.9% 77.4%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Non Cuban Hispanic 59.3% 15.5% 2.1% .2% 13.6% 9.4%
Cuban 74.4% 8.0% 2.3% .3% 6.6% 8.3%
Latino or Hispanic 66.7% 9.5% .0% .0% 15.9% 7.9%


Are you:
  Male Female
Non Cuban Hispanic 48.5% 51.5%
Cuban 54.8% 45.2%
Latino or Hispanic 43.9% 56.1%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American
South American Caribbean Latino or Hispanic
Non Cuban Hispanic 11.7% 32.7% .0% 17.6% 24.9% 13.0% .0%
Cuban .0% .0% 100.0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Latino or Hispanic .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% 100.0%


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
Non Cuban Hispanic 16.0% 11.6% 11.8% 12.8% 14.6% 11.8% 7.9% 4.9% 4.4% 4.2%
Cuban 10.8% 6.2% 8.8% 11.0% 12.2% 9.3% 11.0% 6.5% 7.1% 17.0%
Latino or Hispanic 20.0% 18.5% 15.4% 12.3% 12.3% 9.2% 4.6% 1.5% 4.6% 1.5%


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
Non Cuban Hispanic 12.7% 29.8% 28.4% 18.0% 11.1%
Cuban 16.9% 24.4% 24.4% 18.3% 16.0%
Latino or Hispanic 7.8% 28.1% 29.7% 23.4% 10.9%


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
Non Cuban Hispanic 7.6% 17.9% 17.7% 13.8% 13.1% 13.4% 5.0% 5.7% 5.7%
Cuban 7.3% 11.7% 17.9% 13.8% 11.7% 6.7% 9.1% 8.5% 13.2%
Latino or Hispanic 3.2% 20.6% 7.9% 17.5% 6.3% 15.9% 7.9% 12.7% 7.9%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Non Cuban Hispanic 23.8% 58.9% 17.3%
Cuban 50.0% 33.5% 16.5%
Latino or Hispanic 18.8% 64.1% 17.2%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other :
Non Cuban Hispanic 58.1% 40.3% 1.6%
Cuban 21.9% 76.3% 1.8%
Latino or Hispanic 44.1% 50.8% 5.1%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Non Cuban Hispanic 83.9% 15.8% .3%
Cuban 77.7% 22.3% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 82.5% 17.5% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Non Cuban Hispanic 66.9% 32.6% .5%
Cuban 78.2% 21.8% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 58.1% 40.3% 1.6%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Non Cuban Hispanic 75.2% 24.8%
Cuban 82.3% 17.7%
Latino or Hispanic 60.0% 40.0%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone in my household does No one belongs
Non Cuban Hispanic 21.1% 78.9%
Cuban 19.5% 80.5%
Latino or Hispanic 22.6% 77.4%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
Non Cuban Hispanic 50.8% 49.2%
Cuban 56.5% 43.5%
Latino or Hispanic 49.0% 51.0%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
Non Cuban Hispanic 35.5% 64.5%
Cuban 71.6% 28.4%
Latino or Hispanic 36.9% 63.1%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Non Cuban Hispanic 50.0% 50.0%
Cuban 25.4% 74.6%
Latino or Hispanic 47.7% 52.3%
 
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