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U.S. SENATE / FLORIDA / EXIT POLL


2,787 Respondents Updated: 2:05 p.m.

VOTE BY GENDER
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Male (46%) 44% 53%
Female (54%) 53% 46%


VOTE BY RACE AND GENDER
TOTAL Castor Martinez
White Men (32%) 41% 57%
White Women (38%) 49% 49%
Non-White Men (14%) 50% 46%
Non-White Women (16%) 61% 38%


VOTE BY RACE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
White (70%) 45% 53%
African-American (12%) 85% 13%
Latino (15%) 39% 60%
Asian (1%) * *
Other (2%) 22% 71%


VOTE BY AGE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
18-29 (17%) 57% 41%
30-44 (27%) 46% 51%
45-59 (28%) 45% 53%
60 and Older (27%) 49% 49%


VOTE BY AGE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
18-64 (81%) 48% 50%
65 and Older (19%) 50% 48%


VOTE BY INCOME
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Under $15,000 (9%) 57% 39%
$15-30,000 (15%) 60% 36%
$30-50,000 (22%) 52% 47%
$50-75,000 (21%) 46% 52%
$75-100,000 (14%) 43% 55%
$100-150,000 (10%) 44% 53%
$150-200,000 (4%) 39% 61%
$200,000 or More (5%) 41% 59%


VOTE BY INCOME
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Less Than $50,000 (46%) 55% 42%
$50,000 or More (54%) 44% 54%


VOTE BY INCOME
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Less Than $100,000 (82%) 51% 47%
$100,000 or More (18%) 43% 56%


VOTE BY EDUCATION
TOTAL Castor Martinez
No High School (3%) 54% 45%
H.S. Graduate (21%) 51% 46%
Some College (34%) 49% 48%
College Graduate (26%) 44% 53%
Postgrad Study (16%) 48% 51%


VOTE BY EDUCATION
TOTAL Castor Martinez
No College Degree (58%) 50% 47%
College Graduate (42%) 45% 52%


VOTE BY PARTY ID
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Democrat (37%) 85% 12%
Republican (41%) 8% 90%
Independent (23%) 59% 38%


VOTE BY IDEOLOGY
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Liberal (20%) 80% 19%
Moderate (47%) 57% 41%
Conservative (34%) 18% 80%


HAVE YOU EVER VOTED BEFORE?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
No (12%) 55% 44%
Yes (88%) 48% 50%


VOTE BY RELIGION
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Protestant (51%) 43% 55%
Catholic (27%) 41% 56%
Jewish (6%) 78% 22%
Other (5%) 68% 30%
None (11%) 71% 26%


ARE YOU A WHITE CONSERVATIVE PROTESTANT?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (15%) 12% 87%
No (85%) 56% 42%


VOTE BY CHURCH ATTENDANCE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
More Than Weekly (13%) 38% 60%
Weekly (23%) 38% 59%
Monthly (16%) 50% 47%
A Few Times a Year (29%) 53% 45%
Never (17%) 62% 36%


VOTE BY CHURCH ATTENDANCE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Weekly (35%) 38% 60%
Occasionally (44%) 52% 46%
Never (17%) 62% 36%


VOTE BY RELIGION AND ATTENDANCE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Protestant/Weekly (13%) 35% 63%
Prot./Less Often (16%) 45% 55%
Catholic/Weekly (11%) 33% 62%
Catholic/Less Often (15%) 47% 51%
All Others (42%) 59% 39%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Today (5%) 54% 39%
Last Three Days (2%) * *
Last Week (3%) 72% 20%
Last Month (12%) 61% 38%
Before That (77%) 45% 52%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Today/Last 3 Days (8%) 53% 41%
Earlier Than That (92%) 48% 49%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Within the Last Week (11%) 59% 35%
Earlier Than That (89%) 47% 51%


YOUR VOTE FOR PRESIDENT WAS MOSTLY...
TOTAL Castor Martinez
For Your Candidate (69%) 41% 57%
Against His Opponent (27%) 70% 27%


STATE ECONOMY
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Excellent (9%) 15% 84%
Good (52%) 32% 66%
Not So Good (28%) 78% 19%
Poor (9%) 89% 8%


HOW BUSH IS HANDLING HIS JOB
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Strongly Approve (36%) 8% 91%
Somewhat Approve (18%) 29% 68%
Somewhat Disapprove (11%) 77% 19%
Strongly Disapprove (33%) 93% 4%


HOW BUSH IS HANDLING HIS JOB
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Approve (54%) 15% 83%
Disapprove (45%) 89% 8%


MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Taxes (5%) 34% 66%
Education (4%) 74% 25%
Iraq (17%) 72% 25%
Terrorism (24%) 19% 80%
Economy/Jobs (17%) 84% 13%
Moral Values (20%) 22% 74%
Health Care (8%) 78% 21%


MOST IMPORTANT QUALITY
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Cares About People (11%) 69% 28%
Religious Faith (7%) 15% 83%
Honest/Trustworthy (11%) 26% 72%
Strong Leader (19%) 19% 79%
Intelligent (7%) 86% 13%
Will Bring Change (23%) 90% 7%
Clear Stand on Issue (16%) 23% 74%


COMPARED TO FOUR YEARS AGO, U.S. IS...
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Safer From Terrorism (56%) 21% 77%
Less Safe (41%) 85% 13%


GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO HURRICANES
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Approve (87%) 44% 53%
Disapprove (10%) 80% 20%


WILL VOTES BE COUNTED ACCURATELY?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Very Confident (38%) 22% 76%
Somewhat Confident (38%) 53% 44%
Not Very Confident (19%) 78% 17%
Not At All Confident (6%) 92% 8%


WILL VOTES BE COUNTED ACCURATELY?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Confident (73%) 38% 60%
Not Confident (24%) 82% 14%


DECISION TO GO TO WAR IN IRAQ
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Strongly Approve (32%) 9% 90%
Somewhat Approve (22%) 30% 68%
Somewhat Disapprove (14%) 74% 21%
Strongly Disapprove (31%) 92% 6%


DECISION TO GO TO WAR IN IRAQ
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Approve (53%) 17% 81%
Disapprove (44%) 86% 11%


HOW THINGS ARE GOING FOR U.S. IN IRAQ
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Very Well (11%) 5% 95%
Somewhat Well (35%) 14% 84%
Somewhat Badly (21%) 67% 30%
Very Badly (32%) 89% 7%


HOW ARE THINGS GOING FOR U.S. IN IRAQ?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Well (45%) 12% 86%
Badly (52%) 80% 17%


TRUST KERRY TO HANDLE THE ECONOMY?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (46%) 83% 15%
No (51%) 17% 80%


TRUST BUSH TO HANDLE THE ECONOMY?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (51%) 12% 85%
No (49%) 85% 12%


FAMILY'S FINANCIAL SITUATION
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Better (34%) 18% 80%
Worse (27%) 82% 14%
Same (38%) 51% 46%


WERE YOU CONTACTED BY KERRY CAMPAIGN?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (35%) 66% 32%
No (65%) 40% 58%


WERE YOU CONTACTED BY BUSH CAMPAIGN?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (35%) 39% 59%
No (65%) 54% 43%


TRUST KERRY TO HANDLE TERRORISM?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (41%) 87% 10%
No (56%) 19% 78%


TRUST BUSH TO HANDLE TERRORISM?
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Yes (58%) 21% 77%
No (39%) 89% 8%


VOTE BY SIZE OF COMMUNITY
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Big Cities (6%) 33% 66%
Smaller Cities (21%) 50% 49%
Suburbs (60%) 51% 47%
Small Towns (10%) 42% 55%
Rural (4%) 42% 56%


VOTE BY SIZE OF COMMUNITY
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Urban (25%) 46% 52%
Suburban (61%) 51% 47%
Rural (14%) 43% 53%


VOTE BY REGION
TOTAL Castor Martinez
Miami Area (26%) 58% 40%
Southern Florida (14%) 46% 52%
Tampa Area (16%) 51% 46%
Central Florida (22%) 43% 55%
Northern Florida (22%) 43% 55%


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• Key: n/a = not available; * Represents a statistically insignificant number of respondents
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