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Exit polls - Governor

Vermont
Are you:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Male4632630201
Female5443551010

Sex by race
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
White male44326402-1
White female5242551010
Non-white male2------
Non-white female2------

Are you:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
White9738590111
Black1------
Hispanic / Latino0------
Asian0------
Other1------

AGE (60 and over)
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
18-291544501220
30-443034630110
45-593344541100
60 or over223067-003

Age 65 & over
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
18-648840571111
65 or over122572--02

2003 total family income:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Under $15,000854301834
$15,000-$29,9991341541230
$30,000-$49,9992542541100
$50,000-$74,999243365--02
$75,000-$99,999143565---0
$100,000-$149,9991131691---
$150,000-$199,9993------
$200,000 or more2------

Total family income:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Less than $50,0004744501221
$50,000 or more5335640-01

Total family income:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Less than $100,0008440561111
$100,000 or more1636630-0-

No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Democrat3161361100
Republican27496-0--
Independent or something else4144501222

On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Liberal3275211121
Moderate4430660211
Conservative24989----

Religion, combined Protestant and other Christian.
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Protestant / Other Christian3732661001
Catholic3125720110
Jewish3------
Something else1261340112
None175837-120

Religion among whites
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
White Protestant / Other Christian3631671001
White Catholic3026720110
White Jewish3------
White something else116334011-
White none156233-220
Non-white5------

White Protestant Conservatives
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
White Protestant conservatives10595----
All others9041550111

Are you currently married?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Yes6533660001
No3550431321

Married women
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Married women343663000-
Others6639561211

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Just today6------
In the last three days4------
Sometime last week2------
During the last month931601314
Before that7840570010

Time: Last three days/Earlier than that
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Today / Within the last three days102668-5-1
Within the last week or earlier9039571111

Time: Last week/Earlier than that
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Today through within the last three days12296604-1
Within the last week or earlier8839570111

Was your vote for president mainly:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
For your candidate6227700110
Against his opponent3653421112

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Strongly approve23298----
Somewhat approve181089-1--
Somewhat disapprove13276900-3
Strongly disapprove4570251220

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Approve41694-0--
Disapprove5960351211

Which ONE issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Taxes4------
Education4------
Iraq32504512-1
Terrorism19148301-2
Economy / Jobs124947-030
Moral values2037600020
Health care2------

Which ONE candidate quality mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
He cares about people like me6------
He has strong religious faith5------
He is honest and trustworthy92868-32-
He is a strong leader196931---
He is intelligent14722413--
He will bring about needed change325441-121
He has clear stands on the issues92377----

Which comes closest to your view of gay and lesbian couples:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
They should be allowed to legally marry4062330221
They should be allowed to legally form civil unions, but not marry36306801-0
There should be no legal recognition of their relationships2179010-2

Compared to four years ago, is your family's financial situation:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Better today3218800101
Worse today2362311322
About the same454156111-

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Strongly approve18397----
Somewhat approve21793-0-0
Somewhat disapprove1543501013
Strongly disapprove4567281211

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Approve38595-0-0
Disapprove5861331211

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Only John Kerry336631120-
Only George W. Bush33395-0-1
Both of them133562-0-0
Neither of them1952411132

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Only Kerry / Both4457391200
Only Bush / Neither4921750112

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Only Bush / Both441285-0-1
Only Kerry / Neither5061341211

Population of area, five categories
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Over 500 thousand-------
50 to 500 thousand-------
Suburbs3027700111
10 to 50 thousand1336610020
Rural5844521101

Population of area, three categories
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
City over 50 thousand-------
Suburbs3027700111
Small city and Rural7043541111

Geo Stratum Code
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Burl / Wnski Rv Vl3537600111
Rutland / Conn Riv1642531121
Green Mountains4937600101

In today's election for president, did you just vote for:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
John Kerry5961361111
George W. Bush39494-0-1
Ralph Nader2------

In today's election for U.S. senator, did you just vote for:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Pat Leahy7152460100
Jack McMullen264940--1

In today's election for U.S. House of Representatives, did you just vote for:
Category% TotalClavelleDouglasDiamondstoneEricsonHejnyMachia
Larry Drown844441218
Greg Parke263970--0
Bernie Sanders6653450110


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