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Exit polls - Senate

California
Are you:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Male485344
Female526534

Sex by race
Category% TotalBoxerJones
White male324354
White female345841
Non-white male177324
Non-white female187721

Are you:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
White665147
Black68614
Hispanic / Latino217323
Asian47624
Other46731

AGE (60 and over)
Category% TotalBoxerJones
18-29216433
30-44285840
45-59275938
60 or over245543

Age 65 & over
Category% TotalBoxerJones
18-64846038
65 or over165740

2003 total family income:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Under $15,00087026
$15,000-$29,999136928
$30,000-$49,999196135
$50,000-$74,999235542
$75,000-$99,999155643
$100,000-$149,999146040
$150,000-$199,99954950
$200,000 or more43958

Total family income:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Less than $50,000406631
$50,000 or more605543

Total family income:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Less than $100,000786136
$100,000 or more225445

Do you or does someone in your household belong to a labor union?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Yes, I do156038
Yes, someone else does116435
Yes, I do and someone else does2--
No one does725641

UNION HOUSEHOLD
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Yes (Vote is union member, union member in household, or noth member in household and voter is memeber)286335
No (No union voter in household725641

Voter is union member:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Yes176236
No835740

What was the last grade of school you completed?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Did not complete high school45050
High school graduate166038
Some college or associate degree345444
College graduate296137
Postgraduate study176533

College Education
Category% TotalBoxerJones
No college degree545543
College graduate466235

No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Democrat40926
Republican331583
Independent or something else276431

On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Liberal26936
Moderate466433
Conservative282178

Is this the first time you have ever voted?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Yes127027
No885741

Religion, combined Protestant and other Christian.
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Protestant / Other Christian444653
Catholic296729
Jewish47920
Something else87818
None156830

Religion among whites
Category% TotalBoxerJones
White Protestant / Other Christian303860
White Catholic145343
White Jewish47920
White something else57124
White none106336
Non-white367423

White Protestant Conservatives
Category% TotalBoxerJones
White Protestant conservatives12990
All others886632

How often do you attend religious services?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
More than once a week124651
Once a week215543
A few times a month146236
A few times a year306037
Never226730

How often do you attend religious services?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Weekly325246
Occasionally436137
Never226730

Church attendance by Religion
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Protestant / Attend weekly103265
Protestant / Do not attend weekly144653
Catholic / Attend weekly116631
Catholic / Do not attend weekly166828
All Others466434

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Just today56133
In the last three days45540
Sometime last week2--
During the last month136931
Before that765642

Time: Last three days/Earlier than that
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Today / Within the last three days85836
Within the last week or earlier925940

Time: Last week/Earlier than that
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Today through within the last three days116134
Within the last week or earlier895840

Was your vote for president mainly:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
For your candidate645147
Against his opponent307424

Do you think the condition of California's economy is:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Excellent2--
Good373563
Not so good467127
Poor137424

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Strongly approve271286
Somewhat approve193464
Somewhat disapprove137720
Strongly disapprove40953

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Approve462177
Disapprove53917

Which ONE issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Taxes54746
Education47522
Iraq248019
Terrorism202969
Economy / Jobs167919
Moral values183465
Health care58810

Which ONE candidate quality mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalBoxerJones
He cares about people like me77622
He has strong religious faith63067
He is honest and trustworthy133861
He is a strong leader192969
He is intelligent10926
He will bring about needed change27918
He has clear stands on the issues133068

Compared to four years ago, is the country:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Safer from terrorism483366
Less safe from terrorism468512

How confident are you that votes in your state will be counted accurately?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Very confident474948
Somewhat confident436532
Not very confident77127
Not at all confident3--

How confident are you that votes in your state will be counted accurately?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Very / Somewhat confident875741
Not very / Not at all confident107524

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Strongly approve281484
Somewhat approve204155
Somewhat disapprove157721
Strongly disapprove36935

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Approve462572
Disapprove508810

How do you think things are going for the U.S. in Iraq now?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Very well101387
Somewhat well292176
Somewhat badly237326
Very badly37916

How do you think things are going for the U.S. in Iraq now?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Very / Somewhat well371979
Very / Somewhat badly598414

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only John Kerry40954
Only George W. Bush381484
Both of them86436
Neither of them136828

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only Kerry / Both47899
Only Bush / Neither492870

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only Bush / Both462276
Only Kerry / Neither548810

Compared to four years ago, is your family's financial situation:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Better today323168
Worse today268612
About the same406334

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Arnold Schwarzenegger is handling his job as governor?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Approve714553
Disapprove258910

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only John Kerry33945
Only George W. Bush441880
Both of them107919
Neither of them118313

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only Kerry / Both42908
Only Bush / Neither543167

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Only Bush / Both532969
Only Kerry / Neither44917

Population of area, five categories
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Over 500 thousand257523
50 to 500 thousand245642
Suburbs405741
10 to 50 thousand74255
Rural54256

Population of area, three categories
Category% TotalBoxerJones
City over 50 thousand476632
Suburbs405741
Small city and Rural134354

Geo Stratum Code
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Los Angeles Co236830
Southern Calif285246
Bay Area187424
Coastal116336
Inland / Valley204354

In today's election for president, did you just vote for:
Category% TotalBoxerJones
John F. Kerry54935
George W. Bush441881

How did you vote on Proposition 71, to fund stem cell research?
Category% TotalBoxerJones
Yes607820
No403066


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