2004 National Election Day
Exit Poll

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


STATE
  CA FL NM TX
Liberal 47.4% 7.9% 2.6% 42.1%
Moderate 39.0% 6.8% 1.7% 52.5%
Conservative 36.1% 13.9% 2.8% 47.2%
Other 58.3% 8.3% .0% 33.3%


For whom did you vote in the Presidential race?
  George W. Bush/
Dick Cheney
John Kerry/
John Edwards
Ralph Nader/
Peter Camejo
Liberal 21.6% 78.4% .0%
Moderate 24.6% 73.8% 1.6%
Conservative 68.6% 31.4% .0%
Other 25.0% 75.0% .0%


For whom did you vote in your Congressional District race?
  Democratic
Candidate
Republican
Candidate
Other
Liberal 81.1% 18.9% .0%
Moderate 77.6% 20.7% 1.7%
Conservative 40.0% 57.1% 2.9%
Other 80.0% 20.0% .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
Liberal 8.1% .0% 2.7% 18.9% 24.3% .0% 8.1%
Moderate 6.6% 4.9% 1.6% 31.1% 18.0% .0% 9.8%
Conservative 17.1% 2.9% 2.9% 11.4% 20.0% 2.9% 5.7%
Other .0% 8.3% .0% 25.0% 25.0% .0% 8.3%
  Immigration
Policy
Public
Education
War on
Terrorism
Taxes Same Sex
Marriage
Other Multiple
Responses
Liberal 2.7% 5.4% 5.4% .0% 2.7% 5.4% 16.2%
Moderate 3.3% 3.3% 6.6% 1.6% 1.6% 1.6% 9.8%
Conservative .0% 2.9% 20.0% .0% 2.9% 2.9% 8.6%
Other .0% .0% 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% 8.3% .0%


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 24.3% 56.8% 18.9%
Moderate 22.0% 61.0% 16.9%
Conservative 59.5% 29.7% 10.8%
Other 25.0% 50.0% 25.0%


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
Liberal 7.5% 15.0% 2.5% 7.5% 15.0%
Moderate 5.0% 15.0% 5.0% 3.3% 11.7%
Conservative 5.4% 10.8% 2.7% 5.4% 10.8%
Other 9.1% 9.1% .0% 9.1% 9.1%
  English
language
TV
Spanish
language
Internet
English
language
Internet
None
influenced
Multiple
Responses
Liberal 27.5% 2.5% 2.5% 17.5% 2.5%
Moderate 36.7% 1.7% 3.3% 16.7% 1.7%
Conservative 37.8% 2.7% .0% 21.6% 2.7%
Other 36.4% .0% .0% 27.3% .0%


Is this the first time you have voted?
  Yes No
Liberal 27.8% 72.2%
Moderate 20.3% 79.7%
Conservative 13.9% 86.1%
Other 38.5% 61.5%


When did you first register to vote?
  During or before 2000 During 2001/2002 During 2003/2004
Liberal 64.9% 13.5% 21.6%
Moderate 78.0% 11.9% 10.2%
Conservative 75.0% 13.9% 11.1%
Other 69.2% 7.7% 23.1%


In what country were you born?
  US Mexico Puerto Rico Cuba Central America South America Other
Liberal 64.1% 17.9% 5.1% 5.1% 5.1% 2.6% .0%
Moderate 65.0% 23.3% 1.7% 1.7% 5.0% 1.7% 1.7%
Conservative 63.9% 22.2% 5.6% 5.6% 2.8% .0% .0%
Other 66.7% 25.0% .0% .0% 8.3% .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
Liberal 72.2% 16.7% 11.1%
Moderate 92.3% 3.8% 3.8%
Conservative 89.5% 10.5% .0%
Other 60.0% 20.0% 20.0%


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 16.7% 16.7% 66.7%
Moderate 13.6% 16.9% 69.5%
Conservative 11.4% 20.0% 68.6%
Other 8.3% 8.3% 83.3%


What is your religious affiliation?
  Catholic Protestant Jewish Muslim Other No religious affiliation
Liberal 59.5% 8.1% 2.7% 2.7% 13.5% 13.5%
Moderate 68.3% 11.7% 1.7% 1.7% 8.3% 8.3%
Conservative 67.6% 13.5% 2.7% .0% 10.8% 5.4%
Other 58.3% 8.3% .0% .0% 8.3% 25.0%


What is your ancestry?
  Mexican-
American/
Mexican/
Chicano
Puerto
Rican/
Boricua
Cuban/
Cuban-
American
Central
American
South
American
Latino
or
Hispanic
Liberal 57.9% 7.9% 7.9% 7.9% 2.6% 15.8%
Moderate 58.9% 3.6% 5.4% 10.7% 1.8% 19.6%
Conservative 60.6% 6.1% 6.1% 6.1% .0% 21.2%
Other 72.7% .0% 9.1% 9.1% .0% 9.1%


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 25.6% 10.3% 12.8% 12.8% 12.8% 7.7% 5.1% 2.6% 5.1% 5.1%
Moderate 15.0% 10.0% 13.3% 11.7% 10.0% 11.7% 13.3% 6.7% 5.0% 3.3%
Conservative 18.9% 8.1% 10.8% 10.8% 8.1% 10.8% 10.8% 5.4% 5.4% 10.8%
Other 25.0% 25.0% 8.3% 8.3% 16.7% 8.3% 8.3% .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
Liberal 17.9% 23.1% 35.9% 15.4% 7.7%
Moderate 15.5% 25.9% 36.2% 15.5% 6.9%
Conservative 13.9% 30.6% 30.6% 19.4% 5.6%
Other 16.7% 16.7% 41.7% 8.3% 16.7%


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 13.5% 13.5% 21.6% 16.2% 13.5% 8.1% 5.4% 5.4% 2.7%
Moderate 6.7% 16.7% 16.7% 11.7% 18.3% 13.3% 6.7% 6.7% 3.3%
Conservative 8.8% 17.6% 20.6% 8.8% 11.8% 14.7% 2.9% 8.8% 5.9%
Other 15.4% 15.4% 15.4% 7.7% 15.4% 15.4% .0% 7.7% 7.7%


Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in the United States at this time?
  Satisfied Dissatisfied Unsure
Liberal 17.9% 59.0% 23.1%
Moderate 13.3% 66.7% 20.0%
Conservative 52.8% 25.0% 22.2%
Other 25.0% 50.0% 25.0%


Naturalized Citizen
  Naturalized Citizen Native Born Citizen
Liberal 47.4% 52.6%
Moderate 42.4% 57.6%
Conservative 54.3% 45.7%
Other 41.7% 58.3%


Foreign or Native Born
  Native Born Foreign Born
Liberal 69.2% 30.8%
Moderate 66.7% 33.3%
Conservative 67.6% 32.4%
Other 61.5% 38.5%


Cuban vs. Non Cuban Hispanic
  Non Cuban Hispanic/Latino Cuban Latino or Hispanic
Liberal 75.7% 8.1% 16.2%
Moderate 75.0% 5.4% 19.6%
Conservative 72.7% 6.1% 21.2%
Other 83.3% 8.3% 8.3%


Union Membership
  I belong or someone in my houeshold belongs No one belongs
Liberal 35.1% 64.9%
Moderate 30.5% 69.5%
Conservative 31.4% 68.6%
Other 16.7% 83.3%


Media Sources
  Spanish
media sources
English
media sources
Liberal 36.7% 63.3%
Moderate 29.2% 70.8%
Conservative 25.9% 74.1%
Other 33.3% 66.7%


Bush/Kerry Voters
  Bush Voters Kery Voters
Liberal 21.6% 78.4%
Moderate 25.0% 75.0%
Conservative 68.6% 31.4%
Other 25.0% 75.0%


Gender:
  Male Female
Liberal 47.2% 52.8%
Moderate 52.5% 47.5%
Conservative 54.3% 45.7%
Other 58.3% 41.7%


Language of survey
  English Spanish
Liberal 84.6% 15.4%
Moderate 83.3% 16.7%
Conservative 78.4% 21.6%
Other 84.6% 15.4%


How would you characterize your political affiliation? Are you a:
  Democrat Republican Green Independent None of the above
Liberal 59.5% 16.2% 2.7% 10.8% 10.8%
Moderate 65.0% 16.7% 1.7% 15.0% 1.7%
Conservative 30.6% 58.3% .0% 8.3% 2.8%
Other 58.3% 8.3% .0% 8.3% 25.0%

 
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