2004 National Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Gender
(Updated March 8th 2005)



STATE
Gender: AZ CA CO FL NM TX
Male .0% 45.5% 1.3% 7.8% 1.3% 44.2%
Female 1.4% 40.0% 1.4% 8.6% 1.4% 47.1%


Language of survey
Gender: English Spanish
Male 84.6% 15.4%
Female 81.7% 18.3%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
Gender: George W. Bush/Dick Cheney John Kerry/John Edwards Ralph Nader/Peter Camejo
Male 36.4% 62.3% 1.3%
Female 32.9% 65.7% 1.4%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
Gender: Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
Male 66.2% 32.4% 1.4%
Female 74.2% 24.2% 1.5%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
Gender: Abortion Bilingual Education Crime/Drugs Economy/Jobs Iraq War Gun Control Health Care
Male 7.9% 3.9% 1.3% 23.7% 23.7% 1.3% 5.3%
Female 10.3% 2.9% 2.9% 22.1% 19.1% .0% 11.8%
Gender: Immigration Policy Public Education War on Terrorism Taxes Same Sex Marriage Other Multiple Responses
Male 2.6% 3.9% 10.5% 1.3% 1.3% 3.9% 9.2%
Female 2.9% 2.9% 7.4% 1.5% 2.9% 2.9% 10.3%


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?
Gender: Wait for Stable Government Bring Home Next Year Unsure
Male 40.0% 48.0% 12.0%
Female 26.1% 52.2% 21.7%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
Gender: Democrat Republican Green Independent None of the above
Male 51.3% 27.6% 1.3% 13.2% 6.6%
Female 59.4% 24.6% .0% 11.6% 4.3%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
Gender: Liberal Moderate Conservative Other
Male 23.0% 41.9% 25.7% 9.5%
Female 27.9% 41.2% 23.5% 7.4%


Which of the following media sources most influenced for whom you voted in the 2004 Presidential campaign?
Gender: Spanish language newspapers English language nespapers Spanish language radio English language radio Spanish language TV
Male 5.2% 11.7% 3.9% 5.2% 10.4%
Female 5.8% 14.5% 2.9% 5.8% 15.9%
Gender: English language TV Spanish language Internet English language Internet None influenced Multiple Responses
Male 39.0% 1.3% 1.3% 20.8% 1.3%
Female 31.9% 2.9% 1.4% 17.4% 1.4%


Is this the first time you have voted?
Gender: Yes No
Male 19.7% 80.3%
Female 24.6% 75.4%


When did you first register to vote?
Gender: During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Male 77.6% 10.5% 11.8%
Female 69.6% 14.5% 15.9%


In what country were you born?
Gender: US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central America (specify): South America (specify): Other (specify):
Male 71.1% 19.7% 1.3% 2.6% 2.6% 1.3% 1.3%
Female 59.4% 24.6% 4.3% 4.3% 5.8% 1.4% .0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
Gender: During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Male 90.9% 6.1% 3.0%
Female 79.4% 11.8% 8.8%


Do you or any member of your household belong to a labor union or a teacher's organization?
Gender: I belong I donot, but someone in my household does No one in my household belongs
Male 16.0% 13.3% 70.7%
Female 10.1% 20.3% 69.6%


What is your religious affiliation?
Gender: Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Male 70.1% 6.5% 1.3% 1.3% 9.1% 11.7%
Female 62.9% 12.9% 1.4% 2.9% 11.4% 8.6%


What is your ancestry?
Gender: Mexican-American/Mexican/Chicano Puerto Rican/Boricua Cuban/Cuban-American Central American (specify):
Male 67.1% 2.7% 5.5% 5.5%
Female 52.9% 5.9% 7.4% 8.8%
Gender: South American (specify) Caribbean (specify): Latino or Hispanic  
Male 1.4% 1.4% 16.4%  
Female 1.5% 1.5% 22.1%  


What age group best describes you:
Gender: 18-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or older
Male 20.5% 12.8% 12.8% 12.8% 9.0% 9.0% 9.0% 5.1% 3.8% 5.1%
Female 18.3% 9.9% 11.3% 9.9% 12.7% 9.9% 9.9% 5.6% 5.6% 7.0%


What is the highest grade in school you completed?
Gender: Some high school or less High school graduate or equivalent Some college/vocational College graduate Graduate education or higher
Male 13.2% 25.0% 36.8% 17.1% 7.9%
Female 17.4% 27.5% 33.3% 14.5% 7.2%


If you added together your entire household's income, would it be:
Gender: Under $10,000 $10,001-$20,000 $20,001-$30,000 $30,001-$40,000 $40,000-$50,000
Male 6.6% 15.8% 18.4% 11.8% 14.5%
Female 13.2% 14.7% 19.1% 11.8% 14.7%
Gender: $50,001-$60,000 $60,001-$70,000 $70,001-$100,000 Over $100,000  
Male 13.2% 6.6% 9.2% 3.9%  
Female 11.8% 5.9% 5.9% 2.9%  


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
Gender: Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Male 31.6% 48.7% 19.7%
Female 17.4% 58.0% 24.6%


Naturalized Citizen
Gender: Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Male 43.4% 56.6%
Female 49.3% 50.7%


Foreign or Native Born
Gender: Native Born Foreign Born
Male 72.7% 27.3%
Female 63.4% 36.6%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
Gender: Non Cuban Hispanic/Latino Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Male 78.1% 5.5% 16.4%
Female 71.0% 7.2% 21.7%


Union Membership
Gender: I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs No one belongs
Male 29.3% 70.7%
Female 30.4% 69.6%


Media Sources
Gender: Spanish media sources English media sources
Male 27.1% 72.9%
Female 33.9% 66.1%


Bush/Kerry Voters
Gender: Bush Voters Kery Voters
Male 36.8% 63.2%
Female 33.3% 66.7%
 
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