2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Presidential Vote


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/Dick Cheney John Kerry/John Edwards
Bush Voters 100.0% .0%
Kerry Voters .0% 100.0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
Bush Voters 7.2% 91.9% .9%
Kerry Voters 92.9% 6.4% .6%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Bush Voters 21.2% 3.5% 3.8% 10.1% 18.9%
Kerry Voters 7.7% 4.5% 3.2% 32.2% 20.9%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
Bush Voters .5% .8% 7.1% 2.3% 3.0%
Kerry Voters .2% 1.6% 8.8% 4.3% 2.7%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Bush Voters 17.4% 1.8% 1.5% 5.0% 3.3%
Kerry Voters 5.2% 1.6% 1.1% 2.3% 3.6%


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
Bush Voters 65.5% 18.3% 16.2%
Kerry Voters 18.7% 63.4% 17.9%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
Bush Voters 7.0% 80.2% .4% .9% 8.5% 3.0%
Kerry Voters 79.3% 5.4% .4% .2% 10.1% 4.6%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liaberal Moderate Conservative Other
Bush Voters 11.3% 31.5% 52.4% 4.8%
Kerry Voters 40.0% 39.8% 13.1% 7.1%


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
Bush Voters 10.3% 7.3% 4.8% 5.0% 18.3%
Kerry Voters 10.6% 11.0% 3.6% 5.7% 16.6%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Bush Voters 16.9% 1.6% 3.7% 31.7% .5%
Kerry Voters 21.9% 1.5% 4.2% 24.0% .8%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Bush Voters 23.2% 76.8%
Kerry Voters 33.5% 66.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Bush Voters 73.9% 8.9% 17.3%
Kerry Voters 63.9% 13.8% 22.4%


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

South
America
:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
Bush Voters 27.8% 3.6% 12.2% 42.7% 5.1% 4.6% 2.7% 1.3%
Kerry Voters 38.5% 4.5% 13.4% 15.2% 6.3% 12.6% 5.7% 3.9%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Bush Voters 79.8% 9.9% 10.2%
Kerry Voters 68.5% 15.2% 16.3%


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
Bush Voters 8.1% 14.8% 77.1%
Kerry Voters 8.9% 12.0% 79.1%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Bush Voters 66.1% 14.4% 3.2% .4% 9.2% 6.7%
Kerry Voters 55.3% 14.6% 3.3% .2% 13.2% 13.4%


Gender:
  Male Female
Bush Voters 53.3% 46.7%
Kerry Voters 48.5% 51.5%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
Bush Voters 5.2% 12.9% 59.3% 6.6% 6.8% 3.5% 5.6%
Kerry Voters 7.1% 20.7% 24.4% 10.2% 17.8% 9.8% 10.0%


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
Bush Voters 11.6% 8.5% 11.6% 10.6% 11.8% 10.4% 9.9% 7.0% 5.9% 12.7%
Kerry Voters 16.5% 11.2% 11.8% 13.0% 12.6% 11.8% 8.4% 4.5% 4.7% 5.5%


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
Bush Voters 16.2% 25.4% 23.7% 19.7% 14.9%
Kerry Voters 9.8% 26.4% 31.0% 20.2% 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
Bush Voters 6.2% 13.0% 16.6% 13.0% 11.0% 12.6% 8.4% 6.2% 13.0%
Kerry Voters 6.3% 16.4% 15.6% 13.7% 13.1% 11.6% 7.4% 8.6% 7.4%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Bush Voters 60.6% 21.3% 18.1%
Kerry Voters 9.1% 77.2% 13.8%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other (specify):
Bush Voters 11.7% 86.2% 2.0%
Kerry Voters 77.6% 21.5% .9%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Bush Voters 71.6% 28.4% .0%
Kerry Voters 88.6% 11.2% .2%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Bush Voters 74.5% 25.2% .2%
Kerry Voters 62.7% 36.8% .4%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Bush Voters 75.3% 24.7%
Kerry Voters 62.4% 37.6%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Bush Voters 40.0% 60.0%
Kerry Voters 51.9% 48.1%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Bush Voters 35.1% 59.3% 5.6%
Kerry Voters 65.8% 24.3% 10.0%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone in my household does No one belongs
Bush Voters 22.9% 77.1%
Kerry Voters 20.9% 79.1%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
Bush Voters 51.5% 48.5%
Kerry Voters 42.9% 57.1%
 
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