2004 Florida Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Political View


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Liberal

55.1% 44.9%
Moderate 67.1% 32.9%
Conservative 49.4% 50.6%
Other 41.9% 58.1%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Other
Liberal

21.1% 77.7% .8% .4%
Moderate 43.2% 56.8% .0% .0%
Conservative 78.8% 20.6% .7% .0%
Other 37.3% 57.6% 1.7% 3.4%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Liberal

76.2% 22.6% 1.3%
Moderate 57.7% 41.0% 1.2%
Conservative 21.1% 78.6% .3%
Other 55.2% 39.7% 5.2%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Liberal

13.0% 1.8% 5.8% 26.5% 19.3%
Moderate 13.8% 3.2% 2.1% 25.5% 20.9%
Conservative 15.0% 4.5% 3.4% 12.4% 22.6%
Other 16.9% 10.2% 3.4% 25.4% 13.6%
  Gun
Control
The
Environment
Health
Care
Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
Liberal

.0% 1.8% 9.0% 4.9% 4.0%
Moderate .4% .7% 7.8% 2.1% 2.5%
Conservative .8% 1.1% 8.6% 1.5% 2.3%
Other .0% 1.7% 5.1% 8.5% 3.4%
  War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Liberal

7.2% 1.8% .9% 1.3% 2.7%
Moderate 10.3% 1.8% 1.1% 4.6% 3.2%
Conservative 16.5% 1.5% 2.6% 3.8% 3.4%
Other .0% .0% .0% 8.5% 3.4%


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
Liberal

25.0% 55.4% 19.6%
Moderate 37.8% 46.2% 16.0%
Conservative 60.6% 24.4% 15.0%
Other 25.0% 45.0% 30.0%


How would you characterize your political affiliation? Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
Liberal

69.5% 16.9% .0% .8% 8.0% 4.8%
Moderate 48.2% 33.6% .3% .3% 14.0% 3.6%
Conservative 18.8% 69.8% 1.0% .6% 7.1% 2.6%
Other 41.9% 32.3% .0% 3.2% 6.5% 16.1%


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
Liberal

15.6% 15.2% 3.7% 7.8% 17.3%
Moderate 7.8% 7.8% 2.9% 4.9% 16.9%
Conservative 7.9% 6.2% 4.8% 4.8% 18.2%
Other 11.5% 8.2% 8.2% 1.6% 18.0%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Liberal

17.7% 1.6% 3.7% 16.9% .4%
Moderate 22.1% 1.3% 5.8% 30.2% .3%
Conservative 20.9% 1.0% 2.4% 32.5% 1.4%
Other 11.5% 4.9% 1.6% 34.4% .0%


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

South
America
:

Other
Caribbean:
Other:
Liberal

36.5% 4.4% 12.9% 19.7% 7.6% 12.9% 3.2% 2.8%
Moderate 40.2% 2.7% 9.5% 26.2% 5.7% 9.2% 4.5% 2.1%
Conservative 26.1% 3.9% 12.9% 39.7% 4.8% 5.2% 5.2% 2.3%
Other 21.3% 6.6% 16.4% 23.0% 9.8% 6.6% 9.8% 6.6%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Liberal

68.0% 17.0% 15.0%
Moderate 79.6% 9.9% 10.5%
Conservative 79.5% 10.0% 10.5%
Other 54.5% 20.5% 25.0%


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
Liberal

7.9% 12.0% 80.2%
Moderate 8.4% 14.0% 77.6%
Conservative 8.1% 12.1% 79.8%
Other 15.3% 13.6% 71.2%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American:
South
American:
Caribbean: Latino
or
Hispanic
Liberal

5.7% 16.7% 32.4% 12.9% 17.1% 4.8% 10.5%
Moderate 5.6% 17.3% 41.5% 8.5% 12.3% 6.7% 8.1%
Conservative 5.8% 13.5% 53.6% 6.2% 8.0% 6.9% 5.8%
Other 10.9% 16.4% 21.8% 14.5% 14.5% 16.4% 5.5%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Liberal

14.5% 69.9% 15.7%
Moderate 32.8% 52.9% 14.3%
Conservative 51.3% 32.7% 16.0%
Other 25.0% 48.3% 26.7%


For whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?
  Betty Castor Mel Martinez Other:
Liberal

67.2% 29.7% 3.1%
Moderate 51.6% 46.8% 1.6%
Conservative 18.8% 80.9% .3%
Other 55.3% 36.8% 7.9%


How did you vote for Amendment 5 (Florida Minimum Wage Amendement)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Liberal

87.5% 12.1% .4%
Moderate 83.9% 16.1% .0%
Conservative 72.3% 27.7% .0%
Other 83.7% 16.3% .0%


How did you vote for Amendment 1 (Parental Notification of a Minor's Termination of Pregnancy)?
  Favor Oppose Did Not Vote
Liberal

60.9% 38.2% .9%
Moderate 66.7% 33.0% .3%
Conservative 77.1% 22.9% .0%
Other 65.9% 34.1% .0%


Naturalized vs Native Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Liberal

67.1% 32.9%
Moderate 61.0% 39.0%
Conservative 77.5% 22.5%
Other 81.5% 18.5%


Foreign vs Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Liberal

49.6% 50.4%
Moderate 49.6% 50.4%
Conservative 39.0% 61.0%
Other 37.7% 62.3%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Liberal

57.5% 32.1% 10.4%
Moderate 50.4% 41.5% 8.1%
Conservative 40.5% 53.6% 5.8%
Other 72.7% 21.8% 5.5%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone
in my household does
No one belongs
Liberal

19.8% 80.2%
Moderate 22.4% 77.6%
Conservative 20.2% 79.8%
Other 28.8% 71.2%


Media Sources
  Spanish Media Sources English Media Sources
Liberal

46.3% 53.7%
Moderate 41.6% 58.4%
Conservative 48.2% 51.8%
Other 65.0% 35.0%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kerry Voters
Liberal

21.3% 78.7%
Moderate 43.2% 56.8%
Conservative 79.3% 20.7%
Other 39.3% 60.7%


Gender
  Male Female
Liberal

51.0% 49.0%
Moderate 47.1% 52.9%
Conservative 54.8% 45.2%
Other 52.5% 47.5%


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

Liberal

5.8% 19.3% 17.3% 15.6% 12.3% 9.1% 5.3% 9.5% 5.8%
Moderate 5.3% 10.3% 14.1% 13.5% 11.3% 13.2% 7.8% 9.4% 15.0%
Conservative 6.7% 11.1% 18.5% 12.8% 12.1% 13.1% 10.1% 5.4% 10.1%
Other 10.5% 31.6% 14.0% 14.0% 10.5% 12.3% 3.5% .0% 3.5%


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
Liberal

14.6% 26.7% 29.1% 14.6% 15.0%
Moderate 8.2% 21.9% 29.2% 23.7% 17.0%
Conservative 15.1% 27.9% 24.5% 20.8% 11.7%
Other 25.9% 34.5% 19.0% 17.2% 3.4%


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
Liberal

16.9% 10.8% 12.4% 14.9% 10.8% 10.8% 8.0% 4.0% 6.0% 5.2%
Moderate 14.1% 11.4% 13.8% 7.8% 12.9% 12.6% 9.0% 5.1% 5.7% 7.5%
Conservative 11.9% 7.7% 9.6% 13.2% 12.2% 9.3% 9.6% 8.0% 4.5% 13.8%
Other 8.2% 19.7% 6.6% 21.3% 11.5% 8.2% 13.1% 3.3% 3.3% 4.9%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Liberal

63.5% 10.4% 2.4% .0% 8.4% 15.3%
Moderate 61.3% 13.7% 2.7% .0% 11.9% 10.4%
Conservative 62.1% 18.3% 3.9% 1.0% 10.1% 4.6%
Other 49.2% 11.9% 1.7% .0% 28.8% 8.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Liberal

62.1% 12.5% 25.4%
Moderate 72.2% 10.1% 17.7%
Conservative 73.0% 8.8% 18.2%
Other 59.0% 16.4% 24.6%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Liberal

36.0% 64.0%
Moderate 24.6% 75.4%
Conservative 25.2% 74.8%
Other 33.3% 66.7%

 
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