NOV. 6, 2013 TO: JOE MONAHAN FROM: Bruce Donisthorpe RE: NOV. 6
ABQ ABORTION BALLOT REFERENDUM
: Automated phone dialing survey using established demographic methodological standards to 423 likely voting Demcratic, Republican and Independent registered households with known voting history in general elections in the City of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Surveys were conducted using this method between 6 pm and 9 pm. As is done routinely in surveys, results were weighted or adjusted at the top-line to ensure that
responses accurately reflect the population’s makeup by factors such as age, sex, region, and other
established demographic standards and variables. The margin of sampling error for the surveys conducted for this questions is 4.7% with a 95% level of confidence for the interviews conducted in this survey.
Question: Do you support or oppose the Albuquerque special ballot measure to ban most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy? OPPOSE 56.3% SUPPORT 37.4% UNDECIDED 6.4%
Margin of Error: 4.7% 423 Likely Voters, City of Albuquerque
Bruce Donisthorpe has been polling professionally since 2006. He has conducted several polls for Joe
s political blog in the 2008, 2010 and 2012 campaigns. And conducted a survey on Mayor
Berry’s public approval rating last year. He was active in polling the City of Albuquerque elections in 2009, in which he accurately forecasted Berry’s win and the upset victory by City Councillor Dan Lewis in
Albuquerque City Counil District 5. This is the 2
survey Donisthorpe has conducted in the City of Albuquerque elections this fall.