2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Gender


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Male 51.2% 48.8%
Female 61.4% 38.6%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Other
Male 50.7% 48.6% .4% .2%
Female 45.8% 53.1% .6% .4%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Male 48.6% 50.3% 1.1%
Female 52.9% 45.7% 1.4%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Male 9.9% 3.8% 3.5% 23.2% 22.9%
Female 17.2% 3.4% 3.7% 20.9% 17.7%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
Male .5% .9% 7.1% 3.3% 2.1%
Female .2% 1.0% 8.6% 3.4% 3.2%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Male 11.1% 2.1% 1.9% 3.5% 4.0%
Female 11.1% 1.2% 1.0% 4.2% 3.0%


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
Male 43.9% 40.1% 16.0%
Female 38.3% 42.7% 19.0%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
Male 39.2% 43.4% .8% .8% 10.4% 5.2%
Female 48.8% 38.1% .0% .4% 9.0% 3.7%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
Male 25.9% 32.5% 34.8% 6.8%
Female 25.8% 38.0% 29.8% 6.4%


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
Male 11.6% 9.6% 3.9% 3.9% 15.5%
Female 9.1% 9.1% 3.9% 6.8% 18.5%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Male 17.9% 1.5% 4.4% 30.9% .7%
Female 22.6% 1.6% 3.6% 24.6% .2%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Male 26.5% 73.5%
Female 29.6% 70.4%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Male 70.5% 11.0% 18.5%
Female 66.0% 12.0% 22.0%


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

South
America
:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
Male 30.9% 4.9% 13.8% 30.1% 3.9% 8.5% 4.7% 3.1%
Female 36.1% 3.0% 10.8% 25.6% 8.0% 9.9% 4.7% 1.9%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Male 76.9% 13.6% 9.5%
Female 72.9% 11.3% 15.8%


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
Male 10.7% 12.0% 77.3%
Female 5.5% 14.6% 79.9%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Male 60.0% 14.9% 3.4% .4% 9.9% 11.5%
Female 63.4% 13.5% 2.8% .0% 12.0% 8.3%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
Male 6.5% 17.5% 44.1% 5.8% 12.5% 6.7% 7.0%
Female 5.7% 15.6% 37.6% 11.4% 13.4% 7.2% 9.2%


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
Male 12.3% 11.5% 9.0% 14.0% 12.1% 10.9% 9.0% 5.7% 6.2% 9.2%
Female 16.0% 9.7% 14.1% 10.4% 12.8% 10.8% 8.2% 5.6% 3.9% 8.4%


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
Male 13.2% 26.5% 25.3% 19.7% 15.3%
Female 11.6% 26.4% 28.6% 20.7% 12.7%


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

Male 4.6% 15.5% 16.7% 13.2% 10.9% 12.1% 6.5% 8.4% 12.1%
Female 7.8% 14.4% 15.3% 14.4% 12.3% 11.4% 9.4% 7.1% 8.0%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Male 37.1% 48.6% 14.3%
Female 30.7% 51.9% 17.3%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other:
Male 45.4% 52.7% 1.8%
Female 45.0% 53.1% 1.9%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Male 78.3% 21.7% .0%
Female 82.3% 17.5% .2%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Male 70.6% 29.2% .2%
Female 66.7% 32.8% .5%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Male 71.0% 29.0%
Female 66.7% 33.3%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Male 44.9% 55.1%
Female 46.8% 53.2%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Male 48.9% 44.1% 7.0%
Female 53.4% 37.4% 9.1%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone
in my household does
No one belongs
Male 22.7% 77.3%
Female 20.1% 79.9%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
Male 47.6% 52.4%
Female 43.9% 56.1%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
Male 51.1% 48.9%
Female 46.3% 53.7%
 
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