2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Union vs. Non-Union 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
I belong or someone in my household does 49.3% 48.8% 1.0% 1.0%
No one belongs 47.1% 52.4% .4% .1%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
I belong or someone in my household does 47.4% 51.0% 1.5%
No one belongs 52.5% 46.5% 1.0%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
I belong or someone in my household does 15.1% 4.3% 2.7% 17.7% 15.6%
No one belongs 13.5% 3.8% 3.4% 23.4% 21.8%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
I belong or someone in my household does .5% 2.7% 10.8% 4.3% 5.9%
No one belongs .3% .8% 7.1% 3.3% 1.9%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
I belong or someone in my household does 10.2% .5% 1.6% 3.8% 4.3%
No one belongs 11.1% 2.0% 1.3% 3.8% 2.7%


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
I belong or someone in my household does 45.8% 35.3% 18.9%
No one belongs 39.6% 43.2% 17.1%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
I belong or someone in my household does 42.6% 42.6% 1.0% .5% 10.8% 2.5%
No one belongs 44.3% 40.2% .1% .8% 9.5% 4.9%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liaberal Moderate Conservative Other
I belong or someone in my household does 24.4% 36.5% 30.5% 8.6%
No one belongs 26.9% 34.5% 32.8% 5.8%


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
I belong or someone in my household does 12.2% 11.2% 4.6% 7.1% 13.3%
No one belongs 9.3% 8.8% 3.9% 4.9% 18.9%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
I belong or someone in my household does 23.5% 1.5% 3.6% 22.4% .5%
No one belongs 19.2% 1.6% 3.9% 29.0% .6%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
I belong or someone in my household does 18.6% 81.4%
No one belongs 30.5% 69.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
I belong or someone in my household does 77.6% 10.0% 12.4%
No one belongs 66.3% 11.6% 22.1%


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

South
America:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
I belong or someone in my household does 38.6% 4.5% 16.3% 22.8% 5.0% 7.9% 3.5% 1.5%
No one belongs 32.4% 3.8% 10.3% 29.4% 6.6% 9.4% 5.1% 3.0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
I belong or someone in my household does 74.2% 14.8% 10.9%
No one belongs 74.5% 12.1% 13.4%


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
I belong or someone in my household does 39.4% 60.6% .0%
No one belongs .0% .0% 100.0%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
I belong or someone in my household does 49.3% 22.0% 3.9% .5% 16.1% 8.3%
No one belongs 64.3% 12.2% 2.7% .0% 9.8% 10.9%


Are you:
  Male Female
I belong or someone in my household does 53.8% 46.2%
No one belongs 49.9% 50.1%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
I belong or someone in my household does 7.2% 17.5% 39.8% 7.2%
No one belongs 5.6% 15.2% 42.2% 9.8%
  South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
 
I belong or someone in my household does 11.4% 8.4% 8.4%  
No one belongs 13.3% 6.5% 7.4%  


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
I belong or someone in my household does 10.3% 10.3% 8.8% 14.7% 13.7% 12.3% 12.7% 4.9% 3.4% 8.8%
No one belongs 14.9% 10.8% 12.3% 11.4% 12.2% 11.1% 7.4% 6.2% 5.3% 8.5%


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
I belong or someone in my household does 11.2% 19.9% 31.6% 16.8% 20.4%
No one belongs 12.9% 27.4% 25.8% 21.3% 12.5%


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
I belong or someone in my household does 6.1% 14.6% 11.6% 12.6% 11.6% 16.7% 8.1% 8.6% 10.1%
No one belongs 5.7% 14.6% 17.4% 13.6% 11.8% 10.9% 8.0% 7.8% 10.2%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
I belong or someone in my household does 35.8% 49.3% 14.9%
No one belongs 33.1% 51.9% 15.0%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other (specify):
I belong or someone in my household does 47.5% 49.7% 2.7%
No one belongs 45.3% 53.6% 1.0%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
I belong or someone in my household does 74.2% 25.8% .0%
No one belongs 82.9% 17.0% .1%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
I belong or someone in my household does 57.9% 41.6% .5%
No one belongs 71.3% 28.4% .3%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
I belong or someone in my household does 67.5% 32.5%
No one belongs 69.6% 30.4%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
I belong or someone in my household does 41.1% 58.9%
No one belongs 47.9% 52.1%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
I belong or someone in my household does 50.2% 49.8%
No one belongs 47.3% 52.7%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
I belong or someone in my household does 54.7% 45.3%
No one belongs 42.7% 57.3%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
I belong or someone in my household does 52.1% 39.5% 8.4%
No one belongs 50.5% 42.1% 7.4%
 
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