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Arkansas Primary Results

Democratic Exit Poll Highlights

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Profile of Voters for Each Candidate
The data below provide a profile of each candidate's supporters by age, gender, race and ideology.
Breakdown by..
Age
Gender
Race
Ideology
Winners and Losers Within Groups
The data below provide a profile of each candidate's supporters by age, gender, race and ideology.

Republican Exit Poll Highlights

Entrance and exit polls are representative samples of voters taken before they enter (entrance poll, used for caucuses) or after they leave (exit poll, used for primaries) their voting place. This data is used to understand who voted for whom and why they did so.
Profile of Voters for Each Candidate
The data below provide a profile of each candidates supporters by age, gender, race and ideology.
Breakdown by..
Age
Gender
Race
Ideology
Winners and Losers Within Groups
The data below show the share of the electorate in each of several groups and how each group voted.

Arkansas Democratic Primary Exit Polls

Jump to RepublicansVOTER CHARACTERISTICS
AND ATTITUDES
Leader
Clinton
Sanders
Male 43% of voters Clinton +17
Female 57% Clinton +50
18-24 11% of voters Not enough data
25-29 7% Not enough data
30-39 13% Clinton +12
40-49 14% Clinton +23
50-64 31% Clinton +62
65 or over 24% Clinton +61
18-44 36% of voters Sanders +5
45+ 64% Clinton +58
White 66% of voters Clinton +23
Black 27% Clinton +80
Hispanic/Latino 3% Not enough data
Asian 0% Not enough data
Other 3% Not enough data
High school or less 32% of voters Clinton +44
Some college/assoc. degree 25% Clinton +25
College graduate 22% Clinton +20
Postgraduate study 20% Clinton +51
White college graduates 32% of voters Clinton +29
White non-college graduates 35% Clinton +17
Non White college graduates 11% Clinton +54
Non White non-college graduates 23% Clinton +65
Under $30,000 31% of voters Clinton +33
$30,000 - $49,999 21% Clinton +43
$50,000 - $99,999 27% Clinton +33
$100,000 - $199,999 16% Clinton +27
$200,000 or more 5% Not enough data
Yes 81% of voters Clinton +56
No 17% Not enough data
Democrat 71% of voters Clinton +58
Republican 5% Not enough data
Independent or something else 24% Sanders +19
Very liberal 22% of voters Clinton +24
Somewhat liberal 27% Clinton +30
Moderate 33% Clinton +48
Conservative 17% Not enough data
Yes 54% of voters Clinton +44
No 46% Clinton +24
Married men 24% of voters Clinton +31
Married women 30% Clinton +55
Non-married men 22% Not enough data
Non-married women 24% Clinton +48
More than once a week 24% of voters Clinton +53
Once a week 25% Clinton +49
A few times a month 15% Not enough data
A few times a year 15% Not enough data
Never 20% Sanders +12
Weekly 49% of voters Clinton +50
Occasionally 29% Clinton +43
Never 20% Sanders +12
Health care 22% of voters Clinton +56
Economy/Jobs 39% Clinton +34
Terrorism 13% Clinton +39
Income inequality 23% Clinton +10
Can win in November 11% of voters Clinton +73
Cares about people like me 29% Clinton +10
Honest and trustworthy 24% Sanders +16
Has the right experience 34% Clinton +79
Only Clinton 32% of voters Clinton +98
Only Sanders 20% Sanders +90
Both of them 37% Clinton +60
Neither of them 9% Not enough data
Only Clinton or both of them 69% of voters Clinton +78
Only Sanders or neither of them 29% Sanders +67
Only Sanders or both of them 57% of voters Clinton +8
Only Clinton or neither of them 42% Clinton +73
Only Clinton 25% of voters Not enough data
Only Sanders 21% Sanders +96
Both of them 37% Clinton +76
Neither of them 15% Not enough data
Only Clinton or both of them 63% of voters Clinton +84
Only Sanders or neither of them 36% Sanders +50
Only Sanders or both of them 58% of voters Clinton +14
Only Clinton or neither of them 41% Clinton +67
Only Clinton 48% of voters Clinton +88
Only Sanders 10% Not enough data
Both of them 30% Clinton +10
Neither of them 10% Not enough data
Only Clinton or both of them 79% of voters Clinton +58
Only Sanders or neither of them 20% Not enough data
Only Sanders or both of them 40% of voters Sanders +16
Only Clinton or neither of them 58% Clinton +70
Only Clinton 33% of voters Clinton +96
Only Sanders 19% Not enough data
Both of them 35% Clinton +46
Neither of them 10% Not enough data
Only Clinton or both of them 69% of voters Clinton +70
Only Sanders or neither of them 29% Sanders +50
Only Sanders or both of them 54% of voters Clinton +4
Only Clinton or neither of them 44% Clinton +72
Gotten better 11% of voters Not enough data
Stayed about the same 40% Clinton +41
Gotten worse 48% Clinton +22
Only Clinton did 13% of voters Not enough data
Only Sanders did 6% Not enough data
Both did 26% Not enough data
Neither did 49% Clinton +48
Only Clinton did or both did 39% of voters Clinton +14
Only Sanders did or neither did 54% Clinton +53
Only Sanders did or both did 32% of voters Clinton +52
Only Clinton did or neither did 62% Clinton +29
Hillary Clinton 68% of voters Clinton +90
Bernie Sanders 30% Sanders +83
Generally continue Barack Obama's policies 47% of voters Clinton +70
Change to more liberal policies 29% Sanders +5
Change to less liberal policies 18% Not enough data
Favors the wealthy 79% of voters Clinton +31
Is fair to most Americans 18% Not enough data
Very worried 48% of voters Clinton +18
Somewhat worried 32% Clinton +41
Not too worried 15% Not enough data
Not at all worried 4% Not enough data
Very or somewhat worried 80% of voters Clinton +27
Not too or not at all worried 19% Not enough data
Enthusiastic 5% of voters Not enough data
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic 29% Clinton +68
Dissatisfied, but not angry 42% Clinton +33
Angry 22% Not enough data
Enthusiastic or satisfied 34% of voters Clinton +70
Dissatisfied or angry 64% Clinton +16
Have experience in politics 84% of voters Clinton +48
Be from outside the political establishment 14% Not enough data
Satisfied 74% of voters Clinton +75
Dissatisfied 24% Not enough data
Satisfied 52% of voters Sanders +12
Dissatisfied 42% Clinton +87
Too liberal 12% of voters Not enough data
Not liberal enough 17% Not enough data
About right 66% Clinton +68
Too liberal 32% of voters Clinton +74
Not liberal enough 15% Not enough data
About right 44% Sanders +14
Just today 10% of voters Not enough data
In the last few days 5% Not enough data
Sometime last week 8% Not enough data
In the last month 14% Not enough data
Before that 62% Clinton +44
City over 50,000 33% of voters Clinton +38
Suburbs 24% Clinton +16
Small city and Rural 44% Clinton +46
East 27% of voters Clinton +48
North Central 13% Clinton +30
Pulaski County 21% Clinton +42
Northwest 24% Clinton +19
Southwest 16% Clinton +38

Arkansas Republican Primary Exit Polls

Jump to DemocratsVOTER CHARACTERISTICS
AND ATTITUDES
Leader
Carson
Cruz
Kasich
Rubio
Trump
Male 52% of voters Trump +3
Female 48% Tie
18-24 5% of voters Not enough data
25-29 4% Not enough data
30-39 10% Trump +14
40-49 15% Cruz +2
50-64 34% Tie
65 or over 33% Trump +1
18-44 25% of voters Trump +9
45+ 75% Tie
White 95% of voters Trump +2
Black 3% Not enough data
Hispanic/Latino 1% Not enough data
Asian 0% Not enough data
Other 2% Not enough data
High school or less 20% of voters Trump +3
Some college/assoc. degree 32% Trump +8
College graduate 28% Tie
Postgraduate study 19% Rubio +5
White college graduates 44% of voters Rubio +2
White non-college graduates 51% Trump +8
Non White college graduates 3% Not enough data
Non White non-college graduates 2% Not enough data
Under $30,000 15% of voters Not enough data
$30,000 - $49,999 19% Trump +3
$50,000 - $99,999 34% Cruz +7
$100,000 - $199,999 25% Trump +3
$200,000 or more 7% Not enough data
Democrat 5% of voters Not enough data
Republican 62% Cruz +2
Independent or something else 32% Trump +6
Very conservative 41% of voters Cruz +17
Somewhat conservative 41% Trump +7
Moderate 17% Trump +7
Liberal 1% Not enough data
Conservative 82% of voters Cruz +3
Moderate or liberal 18% Trump +9
Yes 18% of voters Trump +9
No 82% Tie
Yes 77% of voters Cruz +3
No 23% Trump +4
White evangelical or white born-again Christian 71% of voters Cruz +3
All others 29% Trump +8
A great deal 47% of voters Cruz +14
Somewhat 31% Trump +11
Not much 10% Not enough data
Not at all 11% Not enough data
A great deal or somewhat 78% of voters Cruz +3
Not much or not at all 22% Trump +21
Immigration 9% of voters Trump +26
Economy/Jobs 30% Trump +7
Terrorism 26% Trump +1
Government spending 33% Cruz +8
Can win in November 11% of voters Rubio +23
Shares my values 39% Cruz +12
Tells it like it is 18% Trump +48
Can bring needed change 29% Trump +20
Very worried 70% of voters Trump +5
Somewhat worried 23% Rubio +7
Not too worried 5% Not enough data
Not at all worried 2% Not enough data
Very or somewhat worried 93% of voters Trump +1
Not too or not at all worried 7% Not enough data
Offered a chance to apply for legal status 48% of voters Rubio +7
Deported to the country they came from 43% Trump +5
Support 76% of voters Trump +5
Oppose 20% Rubio +21
Enthusiastic 0% of voters Not enough data
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic 4% Not enough data
Dissatisfied, but not angry 49% Tie
Angry 46% Trump +9
Enthusiastic or satisfied 4% of voters Not enough data
Dissatisfied or angry 95% Trump +1
Yes 53% of voters Cruz +6
No 44% Trump +5
Have experience in politics 44% of voters Tie
Be from outside the political establishment 49% Trump +35
Satisfied 57% of voters Cruz +32
Dissatisfied 40% Trump +26
Satisfied 58% of voters Rubio +11
Dissatisfied 38% Trump +20
Satisfied 46% of voters Trump +53
Dissatisfied 51% Cruz +7
Ted Cruz 27% of voters Cruz +84
John Kasich 9% Not enough data
Marco Rubio 19% Rubio +90
Donald Trump 41% Trump +69
Ted Cruz 31% of voters Cruz +79
John Kasich 7% Not enough data
Marco Rubio 27% Rubio +74
Donald Trump 30% Trump +85
Ted Cruz 35% of voters Cruz +66
John Kasich 11% Not enough data
Marco Rubio 23% Rubio +74
Donald Trump 26% Trump +90
Ted Cruz 30% of voters Trump +46
John Kasich 3% Not enough data
Marco Rubio 9% Not enough data
Donald Trump 46% Cruz +8
Just today 6% of voters Not enough data
In the last few days 14% Cruz +3
Sometime last week 10% Not enough data
In the last month 27% Rubio +1
Before that 37% Trump +19
City over 50,000 28% of voters Rubio +3
Suburbs 45% Trump +2
Small city and Rural 27% Trump +6
East 12% of voters Trump +3
North Central 21% Trump +9
Pulaski County 13% Rubio +2
Northwest 40% Tie
Southwest 14% Trump +5

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