2004 National Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Political Affiliation
(Updated March 8th 2005)


STATE
  CA CO FL NM TX
Democrat 48.8% 1.2% 4.9% 2.4% 42.7%
Republican 32.5% .0% 15.0% 2.5% 50.0%
Green 50.0% .0% .0% .0% 50.0%
Independent 33.3% .0% 5.6% .0% 61.1%
None of the above 55.6% .0% .0% .0% 44.4%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Democrat 11.9% 86.9% 1.2%
Republican 89.7% 10.3% .0%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 22.2% 72.2% 5.6%
None of the above 37.5% 62.5% .0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Democrat 97.5% 2.5% .0%
Republican 7.9% 89.5% 2.6%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 76.5% 17.6% 5.9%
None of the above 71.4% 28.6% .0%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual
Education
Crime/
Drugs
Economy/
Jobs
Iraq
War
Gun
Control
Health
Care
Democrat 3.7% 4.9% 1.2% 28.0% 23.2% .0% 9.8%
Republican 24.4% 2.4% 2.4% 9.8% 17.1% 2.4% 4.9%
Independent 5.3% .0% .0% 26.3% 21.1% .0% 10.5%
None of the above .0% .0% .0% 22.2% 22.2% .0% .0%
  Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
War
on
Terrorism
Taxes Same
Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Democrat 3.7% 3.7% 6.1% 1.2% 1.2% 2.4% 11.0%
Republican .0% 2.4% 17.1% 2.4% 2.4% 2.4% 9.8%
Independent .0% 5.3% 15.8% .0% 5.3% 5.3% 5.3%
None of the above .0% .0% 11.1% .0% .0% 22.2% 22.2%


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
Democrat 22.0% 62.2% 15.9%
Republican 60.5% 26.3% 13.2%
Green .0% 50.0% 50.0%
Other Party 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 33.3% 44.4% 22.2%
None of the above 11.1% 66.7% 22.2%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
Democrat 27.8% 49.4% 13.9% 8.9%
Republican 15.8% 26.3% 55.3% 2.6%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0% .0%
Independent 23.5% 52.9% 17.6% 5.9%
None of the above 44.4% 11.1% 11.1% 33.3%


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
language
TV
Democrat 7.5% 12.5% 5.0% 5.0% 15.0%
Republican 2.5% 15.0% 2.5% 5.0% 12.5%
Green .0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 5.3% 15.8% .0% 5.3% 5.3%
None of the above .0% .0% .0% 11.1% 11.1%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Democrat 33.8% 1.3% 1.3% 16.3% 2.5%
Republican 40.0% .0% 2.5% 17.5% 2.5%
Green .0% .0% .0% 100.0% .0%
Independent 36.8% 5.3% 5.3% 21.1% .0%
None of the above 33.3% .0% .0% 44.4% .0%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Democrat 22.9% 77.1%
Republican 21.1% 78.9%
Green .0% 100.0%
Other Party .0% 100.0%
Independent 21.1% 78.9%
None of the above 25.0% 75.0%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or
before 2000
During
2001/2002
During
2003/2004
Democrat 75.0% 10.0% 15.0%
Republican 69.2% 17.9% 12.8%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 78.9% 10.5% 10.5%
None of the above 75.0% 12.5% 12.5%


In what country were you born?
  US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central
America
South
America
Democrat 63.4% 24.4% 1.2% 2.4% 7.3% 1.2%
Republican 65.8% 18.4% 5.3% 7.9% 2.6% .0%
Green 100.0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 82.4% 17.6% .0% .0% .0% .0%
None of the above 75.0% 25.0% .0% .0% .0% .0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Democrat 86.5% 8.1% 5.4%
Republican 81.8% 13.6% 4.5%
Green 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 100.0% .0% .0%
None of the above 50.0% 25.0% 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
Democrat 15.9% 19.5% 64.6%
Republican 10.3% 12.8% 76.9%
Green 50.0% .0% 50.0%
Other Party .0% .0% 100.0%
Independent 5.9% 11.8% 82.4%
None of the above 11.1% 22.2% 66.7%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious
affiliation
Democrat 73.2% 7.3% 1.2% .0% 9.8% 8.5%
Republican 64.1% 15.4% 2.6% 5.1% 10.3% 2.6%
Green 50.0% .0% .0% .0% 50.0% .0%
Independent 55.6% 16.7% 5.6% .0% 11.1% 11.1%
None of the above 50.0% .0% .0% .0% 12.5% 37.5%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American
South
American
Latino
or
Hispanic
Democrat 66.3% 2.5% 2.5% 8.8% 1.3% 18.8%
Republican 52.8% 8.3% 13.9% 8.3% .0% 16.7%
Green 100.0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 58.8% 5.9% 5.9% .0% .0% 29.4%
None of the above 55.6% 11.1% .0% 11.1% .0% 22.2%


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
Democrat 19.8% 9.9% 12.3% 9.9% 9.9% 13.6% 8.6% 6.2% 3.7% 6.2%
Republican 17.5% 10.0% 10.0% 15.0% 12.5% 7.5% 10.0% 7.5% 2.5% 7.5%
Green .0% 100.0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 20.0% 5.0% 20.0% 10.0% 10.0% 5.0% 15.0% .0% 10.0% 5.0%
None of the above 22.2% 22.2% 11.1% 22.2% 11.1% .0% 11.1% .0% .0% .0%


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
Democrat 16.0% 29.6% 33.3% 13.6% 7.4%
Republican 12.5% 27.5% 35.0% 20.0% 5.0%
Green .0% 50.0% 50.0% .0% .0%
Other Party .0% .0% 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 16.7% 22.2% 38.9% 11.1% 11.1%
None of the above 22.2% 11.1% 33.3% 22.2% 11.1%


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
Democrat 11.1% 17.3% 13.6% 12.3% 16.0% 12.3% 7.4% 7.4% 2.5%
Republican 5.3% 13.2% 26.3% 13.2% 10.5% 10.5% 5.3% 10.5% 5.3%
Green .0% .0% .0% 50.0% .0% 50.0% .0% .0% .0%
Independent 5.3% 10.5% 26.3% 15.8% 15.8% 15.8% 5.3% .0% 5.3%
None of the above 22.2% 11.1% 11.1% .0% 22.2% .0% 11.1% 11.1% 11.1%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Democrat 12.2% 67.1% 20.7%
Republican 57.5% 22.5% 20.0%
Green 50.0% 50.0% .0%
Independent 16.7% 55.6% 27.8%
None of the above 11.1% 66.7% 22.2%


Naturalized Citizen
  Naturalized
Citizen
Native Born
Citizen
Democrat 45.1% 54.9%
Republican 57.9% 42.1%
Green 50.0% 50.0%
Independent 33.3% 66.7%
None of the above 37.5% 62.5%


Foreign or Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Democrat 64.6% 35.4%
Republican 69.2% 30.8%
Green 100.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0%
Independent 77.8% 22.2%
None of the above 77.8% 22.2%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
Cuban Latino
or Hispanic
Democrat 79.0% 2.5% 18.5%
Republican 70.3% 13.5% 16.2%
Green 100.0% .0% .0%
Independent 64.7% 5.9% 29.4%
None of the above 75.0% .0% 25.0%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone in
my houeshold belongs
No one belongs
Democrat 35.4% 64.6%
Republican 23.1% 76.9%
Green 50.0% 50.0%
Other Party .0% 100.0%
Independent 22.2% 77.8%
None of the above 33.3% 66.7%


Media Sources
  Spanish
media sources
English
media sources
Democrat 35.4% 64.6%
Republican 22.6% 77.4%
Green .0% 100.0%
Other Party 100.0% .0%
Independent 20.0% 80.0%
None of the above 20.0% 80.0%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kery Voters
Democrat 12.0% 88.0%
Republican 89.7% 10.3%
Green 50.0% 50.0%
Other Party 100.0% .0%
Independent 23.5% 76.5%
None of the above 37.5% 62.5%


Gender
  Male Female
Democrat 48.8% 51.3%
Republican 55.3% 44.7%
Green 100.0% .0%
Independent 55.6% 44.4%
None of the above 62.5% 37.5%


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Democrat 77.4% 22.6%
Republican 87.2% 12.8%
Green 100.0% .0%
Other Party 100.0% .0%
Independent 94.4% 5.6%
None of the above 88.9% 11.1%
 
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