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Exit polls - Senate

Pennsylvania
Are you:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Male4738574
Female5346494

Sex by race
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
White male3933615
White female4341544
Non-white male861372
Non-white female1072251

Are you:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
White8237575
Black1374251
Hispanic / Latino360373
Asian1---
Other1---

AGE (60 and over)
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
18-292151463
30-442839564
45-592940555
60 or over2242534

Age 65 & over
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
18-648642534
65 or over1444533

2003 total family income:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Under $15,000951425
$15,000-$29,9991649482
$30,000-$49,9992643534
$50,000-$74,9992240546
$75,000-$99,9991242524
$100,000-$149,999936583
$150,000-$199,999331654
$200,000 or more319791

Total family income:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Less than $50,0005146494
$50,000 or more4938565

Total family income:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Less than $100,0008544514
$100,000 or more1531643

Do you or does someone in your household belong to a labor union?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes, I do1444533
Yes, someone else does1351426
Yes, I do and someone else does3---
No one does7039564

UNION HOUSEHOLD
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes (Vote is union member, union member in household, or noth member in household and voter is memeber)3047484
No (No union voter in household7039564

Voter is union member:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes1645523
No8441544

What was the last grade of school you completed?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Did not complete high school442544
High school graduate3042534
Some college or associate degree2944513
College graduate2340564
Postgraduate study1439555

College Education
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
No college degree6343524
College graduate3739555

No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Democrat4171281
Republican399847
Independent or something else2047455

On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Liberal2275231
Moderate4845532
Conservative30127710

Is this the first time you have ever voted?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes1651482
No8439555

Religion, combined Protestant and other Christian.
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Protestant / Other Christian5035595
Catholic3542544
Jewish2---
Something else672220
None858371

Religion among whites
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
White Protestant / Other Christian3928656
White Catholic3039564
White Jewish2---
White something else366271
White none652421
Non-white2067311

White Protestant Conservatives
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
White Protestant conservatives1368112
All others8748483

How often do you attend religious services?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
More than once a week1234568
Once a week2735587
A few times a month1641553
A few times a year3045522
Never1356392

How often do you attend religious services?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Weekly3735577
Occasionally4343532
Never1256392

Church attendance by Religion
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Protestant / Attend weekly1423679
Protestant / Do not attend weekly1733643
Catholic / Attend weekly1542525
Catholic / Do not attend weekly1842552
All Others3054413

Are you currently married?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes6135585
No3952452

Married women
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Married women3040555
Others7043524

Do you or does someone else in your household own a gun?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Yes4630636
No5451462

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Just today637564
In the last three days335641
Sometime last week2---
During the last month1047501
Before that7942525

Time: Last three days/Earlier than that
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Today / Within the last three days936593
Within the last week or earlier9143524

Time: Last week/Earlier than that
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Today through within the last three days1135613
Within the last week or earlier8943524

Was your vote for president mainly:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
For your candidate6937584
Against his opponent2655404

Do you think the condition of Pennsylvania's economy is:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Excellent2---
Good4624706
Not so good3854423
Poor1173252

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Strongly approve296848
Somewhat approve2015796
Somewhat disapprove1359381
Strongly disapprove3580181

Do you approve or disapprove of the way George W. Bush is handling his job as president?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Approve5010827
Disapprove4874241

Which ONE issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Taxes743513
Education552413
Iraq1960382
Terrorism2117784
Economy / Jobs1861381
Moral values18186812
Health care665292

Which ONE candidate quality mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (Check only one)
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
He cares about people like me1251462
He has strong religious faith9107911
He is honest and trustworthy1119745
He is a strong leader1818765
He is intelligent671261
He will bring about needed change2671261
He has clear stands on the issues1331608

Did either of these candidates for president attack the other unfairly?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only John Kerry did2311798
Only George W. Bush did1779192
Both candidates did4341562
Neither candidate did1246486

Did either of these candidates for president attack the other unfairly?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Kerry / Both did6630644
Only Bush / Neither did2965314

Did either of these candidates for president attack the other unfairly?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Bush / Both did6052452
Only Kerry / Neither did3523688

Compared to four years ago, is the country:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Safer from terrorism5217767
Less safe from terrorism4370272

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Strongly approve278838
Somewhat approve2420745
Somewhat disapprove1662343
Strongly disapprove3175231

How do you feel about the U.S. decision to go to war with Iraq?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Approve4914797
Disapprove4570272

How do you think things are going for the U.S. in Iraq now?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Very well96839
Somewhat well3211827
Somewhat badly2448483
Very badly3375231

How do you think things are going for the U.S. in Iraq now?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Very / Somewhat well399828
Very / Somewhat badly5563332

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only John Kerry3979191
Only George W. Bush418847
Both of them826704
Neither of them1041534

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Kerry / Both4571282
Only Bush / Neither4914787

Who would you trust to handle the economy?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Bush / Both5011827
Only Kerry / Neither5071272

Compared to four years ago, is your family's financial situation:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Better today3015776
Worse today3069292
About the same3940555

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only John Kerry3180182
Only George W. Bush467857
Both of them1350482
Neither of them865313

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Kerry / Both4171272
Only Bush / Neither5216776

Who would you trust to handle terrorism?
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Only Bush / Both5616776
Only Kerry / Neither3777212

Population of area, five categories
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Over 500 thousand1171280
50 to 500 thousand659392
Suburbs6538565
10 to 50 thousand941534
Rural923716

Population of area, three categories
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
City over 50 thousand1867321
Suburbs6538565
Small city and Rural1732625

Geo Stratum Code
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
Philadelphia1171280
Philly Suburbs2243542
Northeast1441563
Pitt Area&West2345485
Central & NoTier3030627

In today's election for president, did you just vote for:
Category% TotalHoeffelSpecterClymer
John F. Kerry5176231
George W. Bush487857


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