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1,883 Respondents Updated: 2:05 p.m.

VOTE BY GENDER
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Male (51%)
52%
n/a
47% 0%
Female (49%)
45%
+1
54% 1%


VOTE BY RACE AND GENDER
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
White Men (48%)
53%
n/a
46% 0%
White Women (47%)
45%
n/a
53% 1%
Non-White Men (3%)
50%
n/a
50% *
Non-White Women (2%)
*
n/a
* *


VOTE BY RACE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
White (95%)
49%
+0
50% 1%
African-American (1%)
*
n/a
* *
Latino (1%)
*
n/a
* *
Asian (1%)
*
n/a
* *
Other (1%)
*
n/a
* *


VOTE BY AGE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
18-29 (16%)
43%
+5
57% 1%
30-44 (34%)
53%
+3
45% 1%
45-59 (29%)
48%
-3
51% 0%
60 and Older (20%)
47%
+2
52% 0%


VOTE BY AGE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
18-64 (89%)
49%
+1
50% 1%
65 and Older (11%)
46%
-3
54% *


VOTE BY INCOME
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Under $15,000 (3%)
29%
n/a
70% 1%
$15-30,000 (11%)
47%
n/a
52% 0%
$30-50,000 (18%)
45%
n/a
54% 1%
$50-75,000 (23%)
53%
n/a
45% 1%
$75-100,000 (19%)
51%
n/a
48% 0%
$100-150,000 (16%)
47%
n/a
52% 1%
$150-200,000 (5%)
49%
n/a
49% *
$200,000 or More (4%)
55%
n/a
45% *


VOTE BY INCOME
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Less Than $50,000 (33%)
44%
n/a
55% 1%
$50,000 or More (67%)
51%
n/a
48% 1%


VOTE BY INCOME
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Less Than $100,000 (75%)
49%
n/a
50% 1%
$100,000 or More (25%)
49%
n/a
50% 1%


VOTE BY EDUCATION
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
No High School (2%)
*
n/a
* *
H.S. Graduate (18%)
61%
+10
38% 0%
Some College (27%)
48%
-3
51% 1%
College Graduate (32%)
49%
-2
49% 1%
Postgrad Study (22%)
37%
n/a
62% 0%


VOTE BY EDUCATION
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
No College Degree (46%)
54%
n/a
46% 1%
College Graduate (54%)
44%
n/a
54% 1%


VOTE BY PARTY ID
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Democrat (25%)
5%
n/a
95% 0%
Republican (32%)
91%
+6
8% 0%
Independent (44%)
42%
n/a
56% 1%


VOTE BY IDEOLOGY
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Liberal (21%)
12%
n/a
87% 1%
Moderate (49%)
42%
+2
57% 1%
Conservative (30%)
86%
+4
13% 0%


HAVE YOU EVER VOTED BEFORE?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
No (9%)
46%
n/a
54% 0%
Yes (91%)
49%
n/a
50% 1%


VOTE BY RELIGION
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Protestant (40%)
59%
+2
40% 1%
Catholic (38%)
52%
+5
47% 0%
Jewish (2%)
*
n/a
* *
Other (6%)
21%
n/a
79% *
None (14%)
30%
n/a
69% 1%


ARE YOU A WHITE CONSERVATIVE PROTESTANT?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (13%)
91%
n/a
9% 1%
No (87%)
43%
n/a
56% 1%


VOTE BY CHURCH ATTENDANCE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
More Than Weekly (6%)
77%
n/a
22% *
Weekly (19%)
60%
n/a
39% 1%
Monthly (12%)
49%
n/a
51% 1%
A Few Times a Year (36%)
48%
n/a
52% 0%
Never (24%)
36%
n/a
63% 1%


VOTE BY CHURCH ATTENDANCE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Weekly (23%)
64%
n/a
35% 1%
Occasionally (45%)
48%
n/a
51% 0%
Never (22%)
36%
n/a
63% 1%


VOTE BY RELIGION AND ATTENDANCE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Protestant/Weekly (9%)
67%
n/a
31% 1%
Prot./Less Often (18%)
55%
n/a
45% 0%
Catholic/Weekly (9%)
63%
n/a
35% 1%
Catholic/Less Often (25%)
47%
n/a
52% 0%
All Others (31%)
37%
n/a
62% 1%


ARE YOU MARRIED?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (66%)
53%
n/a
46% 1%
No (34%)
40%
n/a
59% 0%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Today (5%)
34%
n/a
63% 3%
Last Three Days (4%)
46%
n/a
48% 3%
Last Week (2%)
*
n/a
* *
Last Month (10%)
42%
n/a
57% 2%
Before That (79%)
51%
n/a
49% 0%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Today/Last 3 Days (9%)
40%
n/a
56% 3%
Earlier Than That (91%)
50%
n/a
50% 0%


WHEN DID YOU DECIDE WHO TO VOTE FOR?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Within the Last Week (11%)
41%
n/a
55% 3%
Earlier Than That (89%)
50%
n/a
50% 0%


YOUR VOTE FOR PRESIDENT WAS MOSTLY...
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
For Your Candidate (67%)
60%
n/a
39% 1%
Against His Opponent (30%)
27%
n/a
72% 1%


STATE ECONOMY
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Excellent (9%)
85%
n/a
14% *
Good (63%)
58%
n/a
41% 1%
Not So Good (24%)
16%
n/a
84% 1%
Poor (2%)
*
n/a
* *


HOW BUSH IS HANDLING HIS JOB
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Strongly Approve (28%)
98%
n/a
2% 0%
Somewhat Approve (22%)
89%
n/a
10% 1%
Somewhat Disapprove (12%)
12%
n/a
87% 1%
Strongly Disapprove (37%)
0%
n/a
98% 1%


HOW BUSH IS HANDLING HIS JOB
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Approve (50%)
94%
n/a
6% 0%
Disapprove (49%)
3%
n/a
96% 1%


MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Taxes (6%)
72%
n/a
27% 1%
Education (3%)
30%
n/a
69% 1%
Iraq (26%)
20%
n/a
79% 1%
Terrorism (22%)
88%
n/a
11% 1%
Economy/Jobs (15%)
23%
n/a
76% 1%
Moral Values (17%)
67%
n/a
31% 0%
Health Care (4%)
23%
n/a
77% *


MOST IMPORTANT QUALITY
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Cares About People (7%)
39%
n/a
59% 2%
Religious Faith (5%)
90%
n/a
9% *
Honest/Trustworthy (12%)
73%
n/a
26% 0%
Strong Leader (21%)
87%
n/a
12% 1%
Intelligent (10%)
5%
n/a
95% *
Will Bring Change (28%)
4%
n/a
95% 0%
Clear Stand on Issue (13%)
85%
n/a
12% 1%


COMPARED TO FOUR YEARS AGO, U.S. IS...
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Safer From Terrorism (55%)
79%
n/a
21% 1%
Less Safe (42%)
10%
n/a
88% 1%


GOVERNMENT DO MORE TO SOLVE PROBLEMS?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (46%)
29%
n/a
70% 1%
No (50%)
67%
n/a
32% 0%


DECISION TO GO TO WAR IN IRAQ
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Strongly Approve (26%)
95%
n/a
4% 0%
Somewhat Approve (25%)
77%
n/a
23% 0%
Somewhat Disapprove (15%)
22%
n/a
77% 1%
Strongly Disapprove (33%)
3%
n/a
96% 1%


DECISION TO GO TO WAR IN IRAQ
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Approve (48%)
86%
n/a
13% 0%
Disapprove (45%)
9%
n/a
90% 1%


HOW THINGS ARE GOING FOR U.S. IN IRAQ
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Very Well (7%)
95%
n/a
3% 1%
Somewhat Well (36%)
92%
n/a
8% 0%
Somewhat Badly (20%)
34%
n/a
64% 1%
Very Badly (35%)
3%
n/a
96% 0%


HOW ARE THINGS GOING FOR U.S. IN IRAQ?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Well (41%)
93%
n/a
7% 0%
Badly (52%)
14%
n/a
84% 1%


TRUST KERRY TO HANDLE THE ECONOMY?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (45%)
13%
n/a
87% 0%
No (47%)
84%
n/a
14% 1%


TRUST BUSH TO HANDLE THE ECONOMY?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (49%)
88%
n/a
12% 0%
No (51%)
11%
n/a
87% 1%


FAMILY'S FINANCIAL SITUATION
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Better (35%)
78%
+38
21% 1%
Worse (27%)
18%
-34
82% 0%
Same (37%)
43%
-19
56% 0%


WHICH BEST DESCRIBES YOU?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Born in N.H. (34%)
49%
n/a
50% 1%
Moved From Mass. (29%)
52%
n/a
48% 0%
Moved - Other State (38%)
47%
n/a
53% 0%


TRUST KERRY TO HANDLE TERRORISM?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (42%)
7%
n/a
92% 0%
No (50%)
84%
n/a
14% 1%


TRUST BUSH TO HANDLE TERRORISM?
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Yes (53%)
83%
n/a
17% 0%
No (39%)
3%
n/a
96% 1%


VOTE BY SIZE OF COMMUNITY
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Big Cities (-)
*
n/a
* *
Smaller Cities (14%)
40%
n/a
58% 1%
Suburbs (48%)
53%
n/a
45% 0%
Small Towns (14%)
44%
n/a
55% 1%
Rural (24%)
47%
n/a
52% 0%


VOTE BY SIZE OF COMMUNITY
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Urban (14%)
40%
n/a
58% 1%
Suburban (48%)
53%
n/a
45% 0%
Rural (38%)
46%
n/a
53% 1%


VOTE BY REGION
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Industrial Areas (31%)
47%
n/a
52% 1%
Concord/Ct. Valley (20%)
41%
n/a
57% 1%
Southern N.H. (34%)
54%
n/a
45% 1%
Rural North (15%)
52%
n/a
48% 1%


VOTE FOR U.S. SENATE
BUSH
KERRY NADER
TOTAL
2004
2000
2004
2004
Democrat (34%)
6%
n/a
93% 1%
Republican (66%)
72%
n/a
27% 1%


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