2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Media Source


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Spanish Media
Sources
32.6% 67.4%
English Media
Sources
77.4% 22.6%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Other
Spanish Media
Sources
49.7% 49.4% .3% .6%
English Media
Sources
41.4% 58.0% .6% .0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Spanish Media
Sources
51.3% 47.3% 1.3%
English Media
Sources
58.6% 40.5% .9%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Spanish Media
Sources
18.5% 6.7% 6.0% 22.5% 14.8%
English Media
Sources
10.2% 1.5% 2.1% 21.7% 26.2%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
Spanish Media
Sources
.3% 1.3% 7.7% 6.4% 2.7%
English Media
Sources
.6% 1.2% 10.8% 1.5% 2.7%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Spanish Media
Sources
5.0% 1.3% .7% 3.0% 3.0%
English Media
Sources
12.0% 2.4% 1.2% 2.7% 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
Spanish Media
Sources
41.8% 40.1% 18.1%
English Media
Sources
38.4% 41.3% 20.2%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
Spanish Media
Sources
45.9% 43.6% 1.0% .7% 5.9% 3.0%
English Media
Sources
47.9% 35.2% .6% 1.1% 11.3% 3.9%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
Spanish Media
Sources
30.9% 29.6% 30.9% 8.6%
English Media
Sources
31.1% 36.0% 28.8% 4.0%


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 Media
Sources
31.0% .0% 12.1% .0%
English Media
Sources
.0% 24.0% .0% 14.5%
  Spanish
languag
TV
English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
Spanish Media
Sources
52.4% .0% 4.5% .0%
English Media
Sources
.0% 51.4% .0% 10.1%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Spanish Media
Sources
31.5% 68.5%
English Media
Sources
29.5% 70.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Spanish Media
Sources
60.8% 16.3% 22.9%
English Media
Sources
68.2% 10.0% 21.8%


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

South
America:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
Spanish Media
Sources
8.1% 4.9% 18.8% 38.2% 10.7% 13.6% 3.9% 1.9%
English Media
Sources
59.7% 4.0% 8.0% 12.5% 3.4% 4.5% 4.5% 3.4%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Spanish Media
Sources
66.3% 18.4% 15.3%
English Media
Sources
79.6% 9.6% 10.8%


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
Spanish Media
Sources
8.1% 12.8% 79.1%
English Media
Sources
9.9% 15.9% 74.2%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Spanish Media
Sources
72.5% 10.2% 1.3% .3% 9.2% 6.6%
English Media
Sources
49.1% 17.3% 4.8% .6% 15.3% 12.8%


Gender
  Male Female
Spanish Media
Sources
50.7% 49.3%
English Media
Sources
47.0% 53.0%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
Spanish Media
Sources
6.0% 16.0% 40.7% 13.0% 13.0% 3.3% 8.0%
English Media
Sources
8.3% 18.4% 35.3% 7.5% 11.3% 9.8% 9.4%


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
Spanish Media
Sources
10.7% 8.1% 10.7% 11.0% 14.2% 11.0% 8.4% 6.8% 4.5% 14.6%
English Media
Sources
21.5% 13.3% 12.2% 13.0% 8.2% 8.2% 11.0% 4.2% 4.0% 4.2%


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
Spanish Media
Sources
20.3% 34.5% 25.0% 12.5% 7.8%
English Media
Sources
6.3% 20.6% 30.4% 23.5% 19.2%


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
Spanish
Media
Sources
9.0% 21.9% 22.6% 15.3% 11.3%
English
Media
Sources
3.8% 9.8% 10.4% 12.1% 10.9%
  $50,001-
$60,000
$60,001-
$70,000
$70,001-
$100,000

Over
$100,000

 
Spanish
Media
Sources
7.6% 4.7% 4.3% 3.3%  
English
Media
Sources
15.4% 11.2% 11.5% 14.8%  


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Spanish Media
Sources
34.0% 46.5% 19.5%
English Media
Sources
25.3% 58.0% 16.8%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other:
Spanish Media
Sources
42.9% 54.6% 2.6%
English Media
Sources
54.9% 44.0% 1.2%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Spanish Media
Sources
81.6% 18.0% .4%
English Media
Sources
79.3% 20.7% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Spanish Media
Sources
63.4% 35.8% .8%
English Media
Sources
65.9% 34.1% .0%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Spanish Media
Sources
93.5% 6.5%
English Media
Sources
47.0% 53.0%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
Spanish Media
Sources
50.2% 49.8%
English Media
Sources
41.6% 58.4%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Spanish Media
Sources
26.9% 73.1%
English Media
Sources
67.6% 32.4%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Spanish Media
Sources
51.3% 40.7% 8.0%
English Media
Sources
55.6% 35.1% 9.3%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone
in my household does
No one belongs
Spanish Media
Sources
20.9% 79.1%
English Media
Sources
25.8% 74.2%
 
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