2004 National Election Day
Exit Poll

Latino Voters by Union Households
(Updated March 8th, 2005)


STATE
Union Membership AZ CA CO FL NM TX
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs .0% 48.9% .0% 8.9% 2.2% 40.0%
No one belongs 1.0% 37.5% 1.0% 8.7% 1.9% 50.0%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
Union Membership George W. Bush/Dick Cheney John Kerry/John Edwards Ralph Nader/Peter Camejo
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 28.9% 68.9% 2.2%
No one belongs 38.2% 60.8% 1.0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
Union Membership Democratic Candidate Republican Candidate Other
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 74.4% 23.3% 2.3%
No one belongs 67.3% 31.6% 1.0%


Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?
Union Membership Abortion Bilingual Education Crime/Drugs Economy/Jobs Iraq War
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 9.1% 4.5% 2.3% 20.5% 20.5%
No one belongs 9.7% 2.9% 1.9% 23.3% 21.4%
  Gun Control Health Care Immigration Policy Public Education War on Terrorism
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs .0% 9.1% 4.5% 4.5% 9.1%
  1.0% 7.8% 2.9% 2.9% 9.7%
Union Membership Taxes Same Sex Marriage Other Multiple Responses
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 2.3% .0% 4.5% 9.1%
No one belongs 1.0% 2.9% 2.9% 9.7%


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?
Union Membership Wait for Stable Government Bring Home Next Year Unsure
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 31.1% 48.9% 20.0%
No one belongs 33.3% 52.0% 14.7%


Which of the following media sources most influenced for whom you voted in the 2004 Presidential campaign?
Union Membership Spanish language newspapers English language nespapers Spanish language radio English language radio Spanish language TV
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 6.7% 17.8% 6.7% 4.4% 13.3%
No one belongs 3.8% 11.5% 2.9% 4.8% 13.5%
  English language TV Spanish language Internet English language Internet None influenced Multiple Responses
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 24.4% 2.2% 2.2% 20.0% 2.2%
No one belongs 39.4% 1.9% 1.9% 18.3% 1.9%


In what country were you born?
Union Membership US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central America (specify): South America (specify): Other (specify):
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 59.1% 25.0% 4.5% 2.3% 6.8% 2.3% .0%
No one belongs 68.9% 19.4% 1.9% 3.9% 3.9% 1.0% 1.0%


If not born in the U.S., when did you become a cititzen?
Union Membership During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 77.3% 18.2% 4.5%
No one belongs 87.0% 6.5% 6.5%


Do you or any member of your household belong to a labor union or a teacher's organization?
Union Membership I belong I donot, but someone in my household does No one in my household belongs
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 44.4% 55.6% .0%
No one belongs .0% .0% 100.0%


What is your ancestry?
Union Membership Mexican-
American
/Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/Cuban-
American
Central
American
(specify):
South American
(specify)
Caribbean
(specify):
Latino
or
Hispanic
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 55.8% 7.0% 7.0% 9.3% 2.3% .0% 18.6%
No one belongs 61.6% 3.0% 6.1% 8.1% 1.0% 1.0% 19.2%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
Union Membership Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 17.8% 60.0% 22.2%
No one belongs 28.4% 51.0% 20.6%


Naturalized Citizen
Union Membership Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 50.0% 50.0%
No one belongs 44.1% 55.9%


Media Sources
Union Membership Spanish media sources English media sources
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 37.1% 62.9%
No one belongs 27.2% 72.8%


Bush/Kerry Voters
Union Membership Bush Voters Kery Voters
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 29.5% 70.5%
No one belongs 38.6% 61.4%


Gender:
Union Membership Male Female
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 51.2% 48.8%
No one belongs 52.5% 47.5%


Language of survey
Union Membership English Spanish
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 84.8% 15.2%
No one belongs 82.7% 17.3%


How would you characterize your political affiliation?Are you a:
Union Membership Democrat Republican Green Other Party Independent None of the above
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 63.0% 19.6% 2.2% .0% 8.7% 6.5%
No one belongs 50.5% 28.6% 1.0% 1.0% 13.3% 5.7%


In what category do you see your political views closest to:
Union Membership Liaberal Moderate Conservative Other
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 29.5% 40.9% 25.0% 4.5%
No one belongs 24.2% 41.4% 24.2% 10.1%


Is this the first time you have voted?
Union Membership Yes No
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 22.2% 77.8%
No one belongs 22.5% 77.5%


When did you first register to vote?
Union Membership During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 75.6% 11.1% 13.3%
No one belongs 73.5% 11.8% 14.7%


What is your religious affiliation?
Union Membership Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 66.7% 8.9% 2.2% 4.4% 8.9% 8.9%
No one belongs 66.0% 9.7% 1.0% 1.0% 11.7% 10.7%


What age group best describes you:
Union Membership 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 houeshold belongs 13.3% 8.9% 13.3% 13.3% 8.9% 13.3% 11.1% 8.9% 4.4% 4.4%
No one belongs 21.4% 11.7% 12.6% 11.7% 11.7% 6.8% 9.7% 3.9% 4.9% 5.8%


What is the highest grade in school you completed?
Union Membership 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 houeshold belongs 15.9% 22.7% 31.8% 18.2% 11.4%
No one belongs 14.7% 27.5% 37.3% 14.7% 5.9%


If you added together your entire household's income, would it be:
Union
Membership
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
houeshold
belongs
9.1% 9.1% 11.4% 13.6% 18.2% 13.6% 11.4% 9.1% 4.5%
No one
belongs
10.7% 17.5% 21.4% 10.7% 14.6% 10.7% 3.9% 6.8% 3.9%


Foreign or Native Born
Union Membership Native Born Foreign Born
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 62.2% 37.8%
No one belongs 70.9% 29.1%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
Union Membership Non Cuban Hispanic/Latino Cuban Latino or Hispanic
I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs 74.4% 7.0% 18.6%
No one belongs 74.5% 6.1% 19.4%

 
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