2004 National Election Day
Exit Poll

Non-Cuban Versus Cuban Latino Voters
(Updated March 8th 2005)


STATE
  AZ CA CO FL NM TX
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
.9% 49.5% .9% 4.5% 1.8% 42.3%
Cuban .0% 22.2% .0% 66.7% .0% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic .0% 28.6% 3.6% 3.6% .0% 64.3%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/Dick Cheney John Kerry/John Edwards Ralph Nader/Peter Camejo
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
30.0% 68.2% 1.8%
Cuban 66.7% 33.3% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 35.7% 64.3% .0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
72.4% 25.7% 1.9%
Cuban 33.3% 66.7% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 76.9% 23.1% .0%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
  Abortion Bilingual Education Crime/Drugs Economy/Jobs Iraq War
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
7.5% 3.7% 1.9% 22.4% 21.5%
Cuban 25.0% 12.5% 12.5% 12.5% 25.0%
Latino or Hispanic 10.7% 3.6% .0% 25.0% 17.9%
  Health Care Immigration Policy Public Education War on Terrorism Taxes
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
8.4% 2.8% 3.7% 8.4% 1.9%
Cuban .0% .0% .0% 12.5% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 10.7% 3.6% 3.6% 10.7% .0%
  Same Sex Marriage Other Multiple Responses    
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
1.9% 3.7% 12.1%    
Cuban .0% .0% .0%    
Latino or Hispanic 3.6% 3.6% 7.1%    


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
31.8% 52.3% 15.9%
Cuban 33.3% 44.4% 22.2%
Latino or Hispanic 35.7% 46.4% 17.9%


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
6.5% 15.0% 2.8% 5.6% 13.1%
Cuban 12.5% .0% .0% 12.5% 37.5%
Latino or Hispanic 3.6% 10.7% 3.6% 3.6% 10.7%
  English language TV Spanish language Internet English language Internet None influenced Multiple Responses
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
33.6% 1.9% .9% 17.8% 2.8%
Cuban 25.0% .0% .0% 12.5% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 39.3% .0% 3.6% 25.0% .0%


In what country were you born?
  US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central America (specify): South America (specify):
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
65.7% 22.2% 3.7% .0% 6.5% 1.9%
Cuban 11.1% 22.2% 11.1% 55.6% .0% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 74.1% 22.2% .0% .0% 3.7% .0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
85.7% 10.2% 4.1%
Cuban 75.0% 12.5% 12.5%
Latino or Hispanic 83.3% 8.3% 8.3%


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
14.3% 16.2% 69.5%
Cuban 11.1% 22.2% 66.7%
Latino or Hispanic 11.1% 18.5% 70.4%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-American/Mexican/Chicano Puerto Rican/Boricua Cuban/Cuban-American Central American (specify):
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
80.2% 6.3% .0% 10.8%
Cuban .0% .0% 100.0% .0%
Latino or Hispanic .0% .0% .0% .0%
  South American (specify) Caribbean (specify): Latino or Hispanic  
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
1.8% .9% .0%  
Cuban .0% .0% .0%  
Latino or Hispanic .0% .0% 100.0%  


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
25.9% 52.8% 21.3%
Cuban 25.0% 50.0% 25.0%
Latino or Hispanic 22.2% 51.9% 25.9%


Naturalized Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
46.7% 53.3%
Cuban 88.9% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic 39.3% 60.7%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs No one belongs
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
30.5% 69.5%
Cuban 33.3% 66.7%
Latino or Hispanic 29.6% 70.4%


Media Sources
  Spanish media sources English media sources
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
31.4% 68.6%
Cuban 57.1% 42.9%
Latino or Hispanic 23.8% 76.2%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kery Voters
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
30.6% 69.4%
Cuban 66.7% 33.3%
Latino or Hispanic 35.7% 64.3%


Are you:
  Male Female
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
53.8% 46.2%
Cuban 44.4% 55.6%
Latino or Hispanic 44.4% 55.6%


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
82.0% 18.0%
Cuban 77.8% 22.2%
Latino or Hispanic 85.7% 14.3%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Independent None of the above
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
59.3% 24.1% .9% 10.2% 5.6%
Cuban 25.0% 62.5% .0% 12.5% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 53.6% 21.4% .0% 17.9% 7.1%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
  Liaberal Moderate Conservative Other
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
26.9% 40.4% 23.1% 9.6%
Cuban 33.3% 33.3% 22.2% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic 24.0% 44.0% 28.0% 4.0%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
22.6% 77.4%
Cuban 33.3% 66.7%
Latino or Hispanic 21.4% 78.6%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
72.2% 13.0% 14.8%
Cuban 62.5% 12.5% 25.0%
Latino or Hispanic 77.8% 11.1% 11.1%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
69.7% 8.3% 1.8% 1.8% 10.1% 8.3%
Cuban 44.4% 22.2% .0% 11.1% 11.1% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic 60.7% 10.7% 3.6% .0% 10.7% 14.3%


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
22.0% 12.8% 11.0% 11.9% 9.2% 9.2% 8.3% 5.5% 4.6% 5.5%
Cuban 11.1% .0% 22.2% 11.1% 11.1% .0% 22.2% 11.1% .0% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic 14.8% 7.4% 18.5% 11.1% 18.5% 7.4% 11.1% 3.7% 3.7% 3.7%


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
15.1% 27.4% 37.7% 13.2% 6.6%
Cuban 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% 25.0% .0%
Latino or Hispanic 14.8% 25.9% 29.6% 22.2% 7.4%


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
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
9.5% 16.2% 19.0% 11.4% 14.3%
Cuban 22.2% 11.1% 22.2% 22.2% 11.1%
Latino or Hispanic 7.1% 14.3% 14.3% 10.7% 17.9%
  $50,001-$60,000 $60,001-$70,000 $70,001-$100,000 Over $100,000  
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
10.5% 6.7% 8.6% 3.8%  
Cuban 11.1% .0% .0% .0%  
Latino or Hispanic 17.9% 3.6% 7.1% 7.1%  


Foreign or Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Non Cuban
Hispanic/Latino
69.4% 30.6%
Cuban 22.2% 77.8%
Latino or Hispanic 71.4% 28.6%
 
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