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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker

Indiana
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

1084 Registered Voters
April 20-22, 2016

±4.6%

1. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential primary in Indiana?
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .82%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Probably will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Definitely will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
I already voted early in-person or by mail (absentee) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

2. In 2016, are you more likely to vote in the Democratic or Republican Presidential primary?
Democratic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%
Neither . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5%
Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

3. Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Republican Presidential
primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ted Cruz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
John Kasich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
No preference . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .5%

4. Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Democratic Presidential
primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .49%
Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
No preference . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .7%

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5. Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Very strong – I’ve decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47%
Strong – I probably won’t change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Somewhat strong – I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Not too strong – I’ll probably keep looking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

6. Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Very strong – I’ve decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56%
Strong – I probably won’t change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%
Somewhat strong – I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Not too strong – I’ll probably keep looking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

7. Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if
they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
John Kasich

Enthusiastic
30%
20%
11%

Satisfied
32%
37%
47%

Dissatisfied
17%
24%
31%

Upset
21%
19%
11%

8. In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
John Kasich

Gotten better
25%
18%
16%

Gotten worse
28%
28%
17%

Stayed the
same
46%
54%
67%

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9. Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Kasich or Cruz

You like [First Choice Candidate Name] as the nominee, no matter who the
opposition is . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%
You’d like to stop Donald Trump from becoming the nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Both . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%

10. Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Trump

You like [First Choice Candidate Name] as the nominee, no matter who the
opposition is . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65%
You’d like to stop Ted Cruz or John Kasich from becoming the nominee . . . 8%
Both . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%

11. Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the
nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump
Ted Cruz
John Kasich

Very Likely
64%
9%
2%

Somewhat likely
30%
63%
16%

Not too likely
6%
28%
82%

12. What’s more important to you right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

The Republican party nominates someone I can fully support, whether or not
they win the Presidency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
The Republican party wins the Presidency, even if I don’t entirely like the
candidate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 56%

13. To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Do whatever it takes, whether that is the most conservative policy choice or not
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67%
Do whatever is most conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%

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14. Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

If I find a candidate who agrees with me on the details of policy, that means I
can probably get to like and trust them as a person . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59%
If I find a candidate who I really like and trust as a person, the policy details will
probably take care of themselves . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

15. Overall, do you feel the Republicans’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally
been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Republican primary voters

It has been fair . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53%
It has NOT been fair . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47%

16. As you may know, the Republican party requires a nominee to get 1,237 delegates in
the primaries for the nomination. If Donald Trump does not get 1,237 but Trump still has more
delegates than Ted Cruz, and more delegates than John Kasich, what do you feel Republicans
should do at the convention this summer?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Select Trump, because he’ll still have more delegates than any other candidate
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 47%
Let Trump, Cruz and Kasich fight for delegate support at the convention to
decide the winner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
Turn to someone new who isn’t running right now . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8%

17. If Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee, how do you think he will approach the
General election campaign this fall?
Asked of Republican primary voters

He will continue to be as outspoken as he is now . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65%
He will be less outspoken than he is now . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
He will become more outspoken than he is now . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%

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18. Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if
they became the Democratic nominee?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

Enthusiastic
34%
39%

Satisfied
39%
37%

Dissatisfied
18%
21%

Upset
9%
3%

19. In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

Gotten better
27%
37%

Gotten worse
21%
15%

Stayed the
same
51%
48%

20. Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Clinton

A chance to elect Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 99%
Mainly a vote against Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

21. Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Sanders

A chance to elect Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88%
Mainly a vote against Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12%

22. Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the
nominee are...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders

Very Likely
78%
14%

Somewhat likely
17%
45%

Not too likely
5%
41%

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23. To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Do whatever it takes, whether that is the most progressive policy choice or not
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61%
Do whatever is most progressive . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%

24. Overall, do you feel the Democrats’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally
been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

It has been fair . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65%
It has NOT been fair . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%

25. Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Electable in
November
Understanding of
people like you
Effective at getting
things done
Authentic
Specific about their
policy ideas
Honest and
trustworthy

Hillary Clinton

Bernie Sanders

62%

38%

42%

58%

64%
33%

36%
67%

50%

50%

34%

66%

26. If Hillary Clinton does become the Democratic nominee, do you think the influence of
Bernie Sanders’s campaign will have been...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Positive, by making her adopt even more progressive views . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
Negative, by making too many criticisms of her . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Neither positive nor negative, it’s just politics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%
I don’t think she will become the nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

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27. Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

If I find a candidate who agrees with me on the details of policy, that means I
can probably get to like and trust them as a person . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55%
If I find a candidate who I really like and trust as a person, the policy details will
probably take care of themselves . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%

28. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%

29. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%

30. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

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31. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a...?
Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

32. Are you male or female?
Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%

33. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21%

34. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

35. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%

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1. Likelihood of Voting
How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential primary in Indiana?
Gender
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Already voted early or absentee
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

82%
9%
2%
2%
1%
3%
1%

80%
11%
2%
2%
1%
3%
1%

83%
7%
3%
2%
0%
3%
2%

72%
16%
4%
2%
0%
5%
1%

84%
7%
4%
3%
0%
0%
2%

82%
8%
2%
2%
1%
3%
2%

87%
5%
1%
1%
1%
4%
1%

81%
9%
2%
2%
1%
3%
2%

92%
4%
4%
0%
0%
0%
0%













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100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

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(230)

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2. 2016 Primary Turnout
In 2016, are you more likely to vote in the Democratic or Republican Presidential primary?
Gender
Democratic
Republican
Neither
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

36%
54%
5%
5%

34%
58%
7%
2%

38%
51%
3%
9%

39%
49%
5%
7%

35%
49%
6%
9%

38%
52%
5%
5%

30%
66%
2%
3%

29%
62%
5%
5%

89%
3%
4%
4%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,084)

(500)

(584)

(166)

(213)

(475)

(230)

(914)

(105)

(16)

(50)

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3. First Choice Republican Candidate
Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Republican Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Donald Trump
No preference

35%
20%
40%
5%

36%
20%
42%
3%

34%
20%
39%
7%

36%
38%
21%
6%

47%
17%
32%
5%

34%
15%
47%
4%

21%
17%
57%
6%

35%
20%
40%
5%

Totals
(Weighted N)










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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4. First Choice Democratic Candidate
Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Democratic Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

49%
44%
7%

49%
47%
4%

49%
41%
10%

21%
69%
10%

41%
55%
5%

60%
30%
10%

64%
35%
1%

44%
48%
8%

61%
34%
5%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(436)

(189)

(247)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(62)

(324)

(76)

(9)

(27)

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5. Republican Candidate Support
Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

47%
33%
16%
4%

51%
31%
14%
5%

42%
35%
18%
6%

30%
53%
17%
0%

45%
28%
20%
8%

51%
28%
14%
7%

57%
28%
13%
2%

47%
33%
15%
5%










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(513)

(262)

(251)

(91)

(125)

(211)

(85)

(497)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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6. Democratic Candidate Support
Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably keep
looking
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

56%
24%

50%
27%

61%
22%

62%
19%

57%
24%

52%
26%

60%
26%

56%
20%

66%
32%



19%

21%

17%

19%

18%

22%

11%

23%

2%

1%

1%

0%

0%

1%

0%

3%

1%

0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(385)

(173)

(212)

(64)

(102)

(163)

(57)

(281)

(72)

(6)

(26)

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7. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – Donald Trump
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

30%
32%
17%
21%

27%
41%
12%
19%

32%
23%
21%
24%

17%
31%
10%
42%

19%
37%
22%
22%

34%
33%
17%
16%

47%
25%
16%
12%

29%
33%
17%
21%

Totals
(Weighted N)










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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8. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – Ted Cruz
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

20%
37%
24%
19%

23%
35%
19%
23%

18%
39%
29%
14%

16%
36%
11%
37%

24%
46%
24%
7%

22%
34%
27%
17%

16%
35%
30%
19%

20%
37%
23%
19%

Totals
(Weighted N)










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(94)

(529)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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9. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – John Kasich
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

11%
47%
31%
11%

11%
51%
25%
13%

10%
43%
37%
10%

16%
55%
22%
7%

4%
52%
35%
9%

10%
44%
33%
13%

16%
40%
28%
16%

11%
47%
31%
11%

Totals
(Weighted N)










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(94)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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10. Recent View of Republican Candidates – Donald Trump
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

25%
28%
46%

29%
25%
47%

22%
32%
46%

12%
49%
40%

17%
25%
58%

31%
25%
43%

38%
18%
44%

25%
28%
47%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(269)

(267)

(95)

(130)

(217)

(94)

(519)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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11. Recent View of Republican Candidates – Ted Cruz
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

18%
28%
54%

21%
27%
52%

16%
29%
56%

15%
23%
62%

20%
19%
60%

20%
31%
49%

16%
37%
47%

18%
28%
54%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(268)

(268)

(96)

(130)

(217)

(93)

(521)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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12. Recent View of Republican Candidates – John Kasich
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

16%
17%
67%

17%
22%
61%

15%
12%
72%

3%
13%
84%

10%
15%
75%

21%
17%
61%

27%
22%
51%

16%
16%
67%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(537)

(268)

(268)

(96)

(130)

(217)

(93)

(520)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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13. Candidate Choice Against Trump
Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Kasich or Cruz

Gender
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Donald Trump from
becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%

59%

40%

27%

45%

65%

50%

23%
27%

10%
32%

37%
22%

26%
46%

38%
16%

14%
22%


23%
27%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(153)

(146)

(71)

(83)

(110)

100%

(299)

(35)

(291)

(0)

(0)

(7)

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14. Candidate Choice Against Cruz or Kasich
Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Trump

Gender
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Ted Cruz or John
Kasich from becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%

67%

63%

63%

61%

65%

8%
27%

11%
22%

6%
31%



8%
29%

7%
32%

8%
27%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(114)

(106)

100%

(220)

(105)

(53)

(211)

(20)

(42)

(2)

(0)

(7)

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15. Likely Republican Nominee – Donald Trump
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

64%
30%
6%

66%
29%
6%

62%
32%
6%

47%
43%
10%

63%
37%
0%

67%
25%
8%

75%
21%
3%

64%
30%
6%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(275)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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16. Likely Republican Nominee – Ted Cruz
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

9%
63%
28%

8%
61%
30%

9%
64%
27%

4%
66%
31%

9%
63%
29%

12%
61%
27%

6%
64%
30%

9%
63%
28%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(272)

(96)

(132)

(225)

(94)

(531)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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17. Likely Republican Nominee – John Kasich
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

2%
16%
82%

3%
14%
83%

1%
18%
81%

0%
26%
74%

5%
13%
81%

0%
14%
86%

2%
15%
83%

2%
16%
83%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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18. Importance of Winning General
What’s more important to you right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
The Republican party nominates
someone I can fully support, whether
or not they win the Presidency
The Republican party wins the
Presidency, even if I don’t entirely like
the candidate
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%

41%

47%

61%

56%

37%

27%

44%

56%

59%

53%

39%

44%

63%

73%

56%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(544)

(274)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(222)

(95)

(528)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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19. Conservative Approach to the Economy
To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most conservative policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most conservative
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

67%
33%

68%
32%

66%
34%

79%
21%

55%
45%

65%
35%

76%
24%

67%
33%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(95)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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20. Republican Approach to Candidate Choice
Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

59%

61%

57%

64%

63%

60%

48%

58%

41%

39%

43%

36%

37%

40%

52%

42%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(275)

(272)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(95)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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21. Republican Selection of Nominees
Overall, do you feel the Republicans’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

53%
47%

58%
42%

48%
52%

53%
47%

65%
35%

49%
51%

47%
53%

54%
46%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(269)

(266)

(94)

(132)

(216)

(94)

(519)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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22. Republican Convention
As you may know, the Republican party requires a nominee to get 1,237 delegates in the primaries for the nomination. If Donald Trump does not get 1,237 but
Trump still has more delegates than Ted Cruz, and more delegates than John Kasich, what do you feel Republicans should do at the convention this summer?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
Select Trump, because he’ll still have
more delegates than any other
candidate
Let Trump, Cruz and Kasich fight for
delegate support at the convention to
decide the winner
Turn to someone new who isn’t
running right now
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

47%

50%

44%

29%

44%

52%

59%

47%

45%

45%

45%

62%

47%

41%

33%

45%

8%

5%

11%

9%

9%

7%

8%

8%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(548)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(225)

(95)

(531)

(2)

(0)

(14)

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23. Trump General Election
If Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee, how do you think he will approach the General election campaign this fall?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender
He will continue to be as outspoken
as he is now
He will be less outspoken than he is
now
He will become more outspoken than
he is now
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%

63%

67%

56%

72%

64%

67%

65%

17%

24%

9%

22%

11%

18%

18%

17%

18%

13%

23%

21%

18%

18%

14%

18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(95)

(530)

(2)

(0)

(15)

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24. Democratic Nominee Satisfaction – Hillary Clinton
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Democratic nominee?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

34%
39%
18%
9%

30%
45%
12%
13%

37%
35%
22%
6%

31%
42%
25%
2%

31%
33%
16%
21%

33%
40%
20%
7%

44%
45%
4%
8%

28%
43%
19%
10%

47%
34%
12%
7%

Totals
(Weighted N)







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(432)

(188)

(244)

(74)

(106)

(186)

(65)

(318)

(78)

(9)

(27)

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25. Democratic Nominee Satisfaction – Bernie Sanders
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Democratic nominee?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

39%
37%
21%
3%

38%
44%
15%
3%

40%
32%
26%
2%

71%
20%
10%
0%

34%
54%
11%
0%

30%
34%
33%
3%

36%
39%
17%
9%

41%
37%
20%
3%

35%
40%
25%
1%

Totals
(Weighted N)







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(177)

(241)

(74)

(99)

(185)

(60)

(314)

(78)

(8)

(19)

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26. Recent View of Democratic Candidates – Hillary Clinton
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

27%
21%
51%

24%
19%
57%

30%
22%
48%

21%
26%
53%

16%
30%
54%

32%
18%
50%

40%
10%
51%

24%
24%
51%

38%
8%
54%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(427)

(179)

(249)

(75)

(101)

(187)

(64)

(320)

(79)

(9)

(19)

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27. Recent View of Democratic Candidates – Bernie Sanders
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
15%
48%

43%
15%
42%

32%
16%
52%

59%
7%
34%

43%
5%
51%

27%
20%
53%

27%
27%
46%

40%
16%
44%

20%
10%
70%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(428)

(184)

(244)

(75)

(109)

(183)

(62)

(316)

(78)

(8)

(27)

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28. Candidate Choice Against Sanders
Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Clinton

Gender
A chance to elect Hillary Clinton
Mainly a vote against Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

99%
1%

98%
2%

100%
0%



98%
2%


98%
2%




100%

100%

100%
(121)

100%

(93)

100%

(214)

(16)

(45)

(114)

(40)

(141)

(46)

(8)

(19)

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29. Candidate Choice Against Clinton
Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Sanders

Gender
A chance to elect Bernie Sanders
Mainly a vote against Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

88%
12%

87%
13%

88%
12%

100%
0%

85%
15%

79%
21%


92%
8%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(89)

(101)

(52)

(60)

(56)

100%

(189)

(21)

(156)

(26)

(1)

(7)

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30. Likely Democratic Nominee – Hillary Clinton
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

78%
17%
5%

87%
13%
0%

71%
20%
9%

57%
38%
5%

73%
23%
4%

83%
10%
7%

96%
3%
1%

75%
20%
5%

82%
11%
6%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(186)

(249)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(63)

(321)

(79)

(9)

(27)

30

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31. Likely Democratic Nominee – Bernie Sanders
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

14%
45%
41%

3%
45%
51%

22%
44%
34%

41%
43%
17%

17%
44%
39%

5%
46%
49%

3%
45%
53%

14%
43%
43%

18%
47%
34%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(433)

(185)

(248)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(61)

(320)

(79)

(8)

(27)

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32. Progressive Approach to the Economy
To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most progressive policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most progressive
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

61%
39%

67%
33%

56%
44%

33%
67%

65%
35%

65%
35%

76%
24%

61%
39%

65%
35%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(434)

(187)

(247)

(75)

(110)

(186)

(63)

(319)

(79)

(9)

(27)

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33. Democrats Selection of Nominees
Overall, do you feel the Democrats’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%
35%

65%
35%

65%
35%

51%
49%

60%
40%

69%
31%

78%
22%

63%
37%

68%
32%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(189)

(241)

(75)

(110)

(181)

(63)

(316)

(77)

(9)

(27)

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34. Democratic Candidate Traits – Electable in November
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
38%

66%
34%

60%
40%

41%
59%

50%
50%

71%
29%

83%
17%

60%
40%

65%
35%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(187)

(243)

(75)

(107)

(185)

(63)

(315)

(79)

(9)

(27)

34

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35. Democratic Candidate Traits – Understanding of people like you
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

42%
58%

40%
60%

44%
56%

18%
82%

36%
64%

52%
48%

52%
48%

33%
67%

68%
32%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(418)

(184)

(234)

(75)

(106)

(175)

(63)

(305)

(77)

(9)

(27)

35

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36. Democratic Candidate Traits – Effective at getting things done
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

64%
36%

68%
32%

62%
38%

42%
58%

54%
46%

73%
27%

83%
17%

60%
40%

77%
23%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(186)

(234)

(75)

(106)

(176)

(63)

(304)

(79)

(9)

(27)

36

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37. Democratic Candidate Traits – Authentic
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

33%
67%

30%
70%

35%
65%

12%
88%

30%
70%

40%
60%

45%
55%

26%
74%

49%
51%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(185)

(235)

(75)

(106)

(177)

(63)

(305)

(79)

(9)

(27)

37

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38. Democratic Candidate Traits – Specific about their policy ideas
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

45%
55%

54%
46%

30%
70%

47%
53%

55%
45%

64%
36%

45%
55%

63%
37%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(423)

(188)

(235)

(75)

(106)

(177)

(65)

(308)

(79)

(9)

(27)

38

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39. Democratic Candidate Traits – Honest and trustworthy
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

34%
66%

29%
71%

38%
62%

10%
90%

30%
70%

41%
59%

51%
49%

28%
72%

50%
50%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(183)

(236)

(75)

(107)

(177)

(61)

(306)

(79)

(8)

(27)

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40. Influence of Sanders on Clinton Campaign
If Hillary Clinton does become the Democratic nominee, do you think the influence of Bernie Sanders’s campaign will have been...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Positive, by making her adopt even
more progressive views
Negative, by making too many
criticisms of her
Neither positive nor negative, it’s just
politics
I don’t think she will become the
nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%

51%

39%

39%

33%

51%

49%

47%

41%

12%

17%

8%

9%

22%

5%

17%

10%

9%

39%

30%

46%

34%

43%

42%

31%

37%

48%

5%

2%

7%

17%

2%

2%

3%

6%

3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(189)

(246)

(75)

(107)

(188)

(65)

(320)

(79)

(9)

(27)

40

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41. Democratic Approach to Candidate Choice
Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

55%

67%

46%

62%

58%

53%

48%

52%

61%

45%

33%

54%

38%

42%

47%

52%

48%

39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(426)

(188)

(237)

(75)

(103)

(183)

(65)

(316)

(76)

(7)

(27)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

548 Likely Republican Primary Voters
April 20-22, 2016

±6.6%

1. First Choice Republican Candidate
Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Republican Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Donald Trump
No preference

35%
20%
40%
5%

56%
6%
35%
2%

28%
23%
42%
6%

11%
39%
45%
5%

48%
4%
42%
6%

28%
28%
40%
4%

42%
15%
37%
6%

26%
27%
42%
5%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(198)

(238)

(93)

(189)

(355)

(312)

(200)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Ted Cruz
John Kasich
Donald Trump
No preference

35%
20%
40%
5%

36%
20%
42%
3%

34%
20%
39%
7%

36%
38%
21%
6%

47%
17%
32%
5%

34%
15%
47%
4%

21%
17%
57%
6%

39%
20%
38%
3%

21%
23%
48%
8%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(419)

(96)

1

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2. Republican Candidate Support
Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

47%
33%
16%
4%

50%
31%
16%
3%

44%
32%
16%
8%

44%
38%
14%
4%

57%
29%
11%
2%

41%
34%
18%
6%

42%
34%
16%
8%

51%
31%
16%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(513)

(192)

(220)

(87)

(176)

(335)

(293)

(188)

Gender
Very strong
Strong
Somewhat strong
Not too strong

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

47%
33%
16%
4%

51%
31%
14%
5%

42%
35%
18%
6%

30%
53%
17%
0%

45%
28%
20%
8%

51%
28%
14%
7%

57%
28%
13%
2%

46%
32%
17%
5%

50%
31%
13%
7%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(513)

(262)

(251)

(91)

(125)

(211)

(85)

(399)

(88)

2

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

3. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – Donald Trump
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

30%
32%
17%
21%

30%
37%
17%
16%

29%
27%
22%
21%

28%
35%
5%
32%

33%
39%
13%
15%

28%
29%
18%
25%

27%
29%
19%
24%

29%
38%
15%
18%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(198)

(237)

(93)

(188)

(356)

(312)

(200)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

30%
32%
17%
21%

27%
41%
12%
19%

32%
23%
21%
24%

17%
31%
10%
42%

19%
37%
22%
22%

34%
33%
17%
16%

47%
25%
16%
12%

29%
32%
19%
20%

32%
33%
12%
23%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(419)

(95)

3

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

4. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – Ted Cruz
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

20%
37%
24%
19%

45%
35%
11%
8%

6%
50%
27%
17%

6%
14%
43%
37%

38%
42%
15%
5%

11%
35%
29%
26%

25%
41%
19%
15%

13%
34%
27%
26%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(198)

(236)

(93)

(188)

(355)

(312)

(199)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

20%
37%
24%
19%

23%
35%
19%
23%

18%
39%
29%
14%

16%
36%
11%
37%

24%
46%
24%
7%

22%
34%
27%
17%

16%
35%
30%
19%

22%
39%
22%
17%

11%
34%
33%
22%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(94)

(418)

(95)

4

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

5. Republican Nominee Satisfaction – John Kasich
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Republican nominee?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology

Tea Party

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

11%
47%
31%
11%

12%
38%
37%
13%

8%
53%
27%
13%

15%
53%
28%
5%

8%
36%
33%
22%

12%
53%
29%
5%

12%
43%
33%
12%

9%
52%
28%
11%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(198)

(236)

(93)

(187)

(356)

(312)

(199)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

11%
47%
31%
11%

11%
51%
25%
13%

10%
43%
37%
10%

16%
55%
22%
7%

4%
52%
35%
9%

10%
44%
33%
13%

16%
40%
28%
16%

10%
50%
32%
8%

10%
38%
32%
19%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(545)

(275)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(94)

(418)

(96)

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6. Recent View of Republican Candidates – Donald Trump
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

25%
28%
46%

23%
29%
49%

26%
26%
49%

29%
34%
36%

28%
25%
47%

24%
30%
46%

23%
30%
47%

27%
27%
46%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(197)

(231)

(92)

(187)

(347)

(303)

(198)

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

25%
28%
46%

29%
25%
47%

22%
32%
46%

12%
49%
40%

17%
25%
58%

31%
25%
43%

38%
18%
44%

23%
30%
47%

31%
25%
44%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(269)

(267)

(95)

(130)

(217)

(94)

(410)

(95)

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7. Recent View of Republican Candidates – Ted Cruz
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

18%
28%
54%

28%
19%
53%

17%
29%
55%

6%
42%
53%

26%
23%
51%

14%
31%
55%

22%
25%
54%

13%
33%
55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(196)

(232)

(92)

(187)

(347)

(304)

(198)

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

18%
28%
54%

21%
27%
52%

16%
29%
56%

15%
23%
62%

20%
19%
60%

20%
31%
49%

16%
37%
47%

20%
25%
54%

13%
37%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(268)

(268)

(96)

(130)

(217)

(93)

(409)

(95)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

8. Recent View of Republican Candidates – John Kasich
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

16%
17%
67%

9%
20%
71%

16%
16%
68%

28%
12%
61%

6%
26%
68%

22%
12%
66%

18%
18%
64%

13%
16%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(537)

(196)

(233)

(92)

(188)

(347)

(304)

(198)

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

16%
17%
67%

17%
22%
61%

15%
12%
72%

3%
13%
84%

10%
15%
75%

21%
17%
61%

27%
22%
51%

15%
14%
71%

16%
29%
54%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(537)

(268)

(268)

(96)

(130)

(217)

(93)

(410)

(95)

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9. Candidate Choice Against Trump
Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Kasich or Cruz

Ideology
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Donald Trump from
becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%

70%

34%

78%

35%

52%

46%

23%
27%

10%
20%

38%
28%


8%
13%

30%
34%

27%
21%

19%
35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(124)

(123)

100%

(299)

(98)

(199)

(179)

(106)

(46)

Gender
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Donald Trump from
becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

50%

59%

40%

27%

45%

65%

51%

23%
27%

10%
32%

37%
22%

26%
46%

38%
16%

14%
22%


24%
25%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(153)

(146)

(71)

(83)

(110)

100%

(299)

(35)

(246)

(42)

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10. Candidate Choice Against Cruz or Kasich
Which best describes your vote for [First Choice Candidate Name]? Is it mainly because...?
Asked of Republican primary voters who support Trump

Ideology
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Ted Cruz or John
Kasich from becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

65%

69%

67%

71%

62%

62%

72%

8%
27%

2%
28%

7%
27%


3%
26%

11%
27%

10%
28%

6%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(70)

(100)

100%

(220)

(80)

(140)

(115)

(84)

(42)

Gender
You like [First Choice Candidate
Name] as the nominee, no matter who
the opposition is
You’d like to stop Ted Cruz or John
Kasich from becoming the nominee
Both
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

65%

67%

63%

63%

61%

64%

8%
27%

11%
22%

6%
31%



8%
29%

7%
32%

8%
28%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(114)

(106)

100%

(220)

(105)

(53)

(158)

(20)

(42)

(46)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

11. Likely Republican Nominee – Donald Trump
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

64%
30%
6%

64%
32%
4%

65%
30%
5%

62%
30%
8%

66%
32%
2%

63%
30%
7%

65%
28%
7%

61%
36%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(198)

(238)

(93)

(189)

(356)

(312)

(200)

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

64%
30%
6%

66%
29%
6%

62%
32%
6%

47%
43%
10%

63%
37%
0%

67%
25%
8%

75%
21%
3%

64%
30%
6%

66%
31%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(546)

(275)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(420)

(95)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

12. Likely Republican Nominee – Ted Cruz
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

9%
63%
28%

15%
64%
21%

5%
69%
27%

4%
48%
48%

14%
63%
23%

5%
63%
32%

11%
65%
25%

4%
62%
34%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(198)

(238)

(93)

(189)

(356)

(313)

(201)

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

9%
63%
28%

8%
61%
30%

9%
64%
27%

4%
66%
31%

9%
63%
29%

12%
61%
27%

6%
64%
30%

9%
61%
30%

5%
73%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(272)

(96)

(132)

(225)

(94)

(420)

(96)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

13. Likely Republican Nominee – John Kasich
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

2%
16%
82%

4%
11%
86%

1%
14%
85%

0%
32%
68%

1%
5%
94%

2%
22%
76%

3%
11%
86%

0%
22%
77%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(198)

(238)

(93)

(189)

(356)

(313)

(200)

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

2%
16%
82%

3%
14%
83%

1%
18%
81%

0%
26%
74%

5%
13%
81%

0%
14%
86%

2%
15%
83%

2%
15%
83%

0%
23%
77%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(94)

(420)

(96)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

14. Importance of Winning General
What’s more important to you right now?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
The Republican party nominates
someone I can fully support, whether
or not they win the Presidency
The Republican party wins the
Presidency, even if I don’t entirely like
the candidate
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%

29%

43%

75%

24%

55%

43%

46%

56%

71%

57%

25%

76%

45%

57%

54%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(544)

(197)

(237)

(93)

(189)

(353)

(312)

(199)

Gender
The Republican party nominates
someone I can fully support, whether
or not they win the Presidency
The Republican party wins the
Presidency, even if I don’t entirely like
the candidate

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

44%

41%

47%

61%

56%

37%

27%

39%

59%

56%

59%

53%

39%

44%

63%

73%

61%

41%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(544)

(274)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(222)

(95)

(419)

(94)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

15. Conservative Approach to the Economy
To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most conservative policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most conservative
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

67%
33%

44%
56%

79%
21%

79%
21%

51%
49%

75%
25%

61%
39%

75%
25%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(199)

(238)

(92)

(189)

(355)

(313)

(199)

Gender
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most conservative policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most conservative

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

67%
33%

68%
32%

66%
34%

79%
21%

55%
45%

65%
35%

76%
24%

65%
35%

72%
28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(95)

(419)

(96)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

16. Republican Approach to Candidate Choice
Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

59%

67%

55%

56%

61%

58%

59%

63%

41%

33%

45%

44%

39%

42%

41%

37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(199)

(236)

(93)

(188)

(356)

(312)

(200)

Gender
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

59%

61%

57%

64%

63%

60%

48%

60%

54%

41%

39%

43%

36%

37%

40%

52%

40%

46%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(275)

(272)

(96)

(132)

(223)

(95)

(420)

(95)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

17. Republican Selection of Nominees
Overall, do you feel the Republicans’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

53%
47%

61%
39%

47%
53%

52%
48%

64%
36%

47%
53%

54%
46%

50%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(196)

(234)

(87)

(189)

(345)

(302)

(199)

Gender
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

53%
47%

58%
42%

48%
52%

53%
47%

65%
35%

49%
51%

47%
53%

55%
45%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(536)

(269)

(266)

(94)

(132)

(216)

(94)

(410)

(94)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

18. Republican Convention
As you may know, the Republican party requires a nominee to get 1,237 delegates in the primaries for the nomination. If Donald Trump does not get 1,237 but
Trump still has more delegates than Ted Cruz, and more delegates than John Kasich, what do you feel Republicans should do at the convention this summer?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
Select Trump, because he’ll still have
more delegates than any other
candidate
Let Trump, Cruz and Kasich fight for
delegate support at the convention to
decide the winner
Turn to someone new who isn’t
running right now
Totals
(Weighted N)

Tea Party

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

47%

41%

50%

51%

45%

48%

43%

51%

45%

52%

42%

38%

48%

43%

48%

41%

8%

6%

8%

10%

7%

9%

9%

8%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(548)

(199)

(238)

(93)

(189)

(356)

(313)

(200)

Gender
Select Trump, because he’ll still have
more delegates than any other
candidate
Let Trump, Cruz and Kasich fight for
delegate support at the convention to
decide the winner
Turn to someone new who isn’t
running right now
Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

47%

50%

44%

29%

44%

52%

59%

45%

51%

45%

45%

45%

62%

47%

41%

33%

48%

39%

8%

5%

11%

9%

9%

7%

8%

7%

10%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(548)

(276)

(271)

(96)

(132)

(225)

(95)

(420)

(95)

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Indiana Likely Republican Voters

19. Trump General Election
If Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee, how do you think he will approach the General election campaign this fall?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Ideology
He will continue to be as outspoken
as he is now
He will be less outspoken than he is
now
He will become more outspoken than
he is now
Totals
(Weighted N)

Totals
(Weighted N)

Evangelical

Total

Very conservative

Conservative

Moderate

Yes

No

Yes

No

65%

74%

57%

65%

65%

65%

64%

65%

17%

13%

23%

12%

15%

18%

19%

14%

18%

13%

20%

24%

20%

17%

17%

21%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(198)

(237)

(93)

(189)

(355)

(313)

(200)

Gender
He will continue to be as outspoken
as he is now
He will be less outspoken than he is
now
He will become more outspoken than
he is now

Tea Party

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Republican

Independent

65%

63%

67%

56%

72%

64%

67%

65%

56%

17%

24%

9%

22%

11%

18%

18%

17%

23%

18%

13%

23%

21%

18%

18%

14%

18%

22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(547)

(276)

(270)

(96)

(132)

(224)

(95)

(419)

(96)

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Indiana Likely Democratic Voters
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

439 Likely Democratic Primary Voters
April 20-22, 2016

±8.2%

1. First Choice Democratic Candidate
Which candidate are you most likely to vote for in the Indiana Democratic Presidential primary in 2016?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

49%
44%
7%

32%
66%
2%

55%
38%
7%

55%
41%
4%

44%
48%
8%

65%
30%
5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(436)

(68)

(121)

(159)

(324)

(112)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
No preference
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

49%
44%
7%

49%
47%
4%

49%
41%
10%

21%
69%
10%

41%
55%
5%

60%
30%
10%

64%
35%
1%

54%
37%
9%

35%
62%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(436)

(189)

(247)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(62)

(339)

(82)

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2. Democratic Candidate Support
Which best describes your support for [First Choice Candidate Name] right now?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably keep
looking
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

56%
24%

78%
17%

66%
24%

36%
24%

56%
20%

58%
36%

19%

4%

10%

39%

23%

7%

1%

0%

0%

1%

1%

0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(385)

(60)

(110)

(145)

(281)

(104)

Gender
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably keep
looking
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

56%
24%

50%
27%

61%
22%

62%
19%

57%
24%

52%
26%

60%
26%

54%
27%

59%
15%

19%

21%

17%

19%

18%

22%

11%

18%

23%

1%

1%

0%

0%

1%

0%

3%

0%

2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(385)

(173)

(212)

(64)

(102)

(163)

(57)

(296)

(78)

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3. Democratic Nominee Satisfaction – Hillary Clinton
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Democratic nominee?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology

Race

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

34%
39%
18%
9%

33%
37%
23%
7%

40%
35%
13%
11%

29%
49%
15%
7%

28%
43%
19%
10%

50%
29%
13%
8%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(432)

(67)

(121)

(162)

(318)

(114)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

34%
39%
18%
9%

30%
45%
12%
13%

37%
35%
22%
6%

31%
42%
25%
2%

31%
33%
16%
21%

33%
40%
20%
7%

44%
45%
4%
8%

39%
41%
16%
4%

15%
36%
19%
30%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(432)

(188)

(244)

(74)

(106)

(186)

(65)

(341)

(82)

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4. Democratic Nominee Satisfaction – Bernie Sanders
Regardless of how you are voting, how would you feel about each of these candidates if they became the Democratic nominee?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology

Race

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

39%
37%
21%
3%

76%
14%
7%
2%

48%
32%
20%
0%

23%
53%
22%
2%

41%
37%
20%
3%

34%
38%
26%
3%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(66)

(117)

(152)

(314)

(105)

Gender

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

Enthusiastic
Satisfied
Dissatisfied
Upset

39%
37%
21%
3%

38%
44%
15%
3%

40%
32%
26%
2%

71%
20%
10%
0%

34%
54%
11%
0%

30%
34%
33%
3%

36%
39%
17%
9%

34%
41%
23%
2%

51%
27%
16%
6%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(177)

(241)

(74)

(99)

(185)

(60)

(327)

(81)

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5. Recent View of Democratic Candidates – Hillary Clinton
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

27%
21%
51%

24%
35%
41%

29%
16%
56%

23%
15%
62%

24%
24%
51%

38%
11%
51%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(427)

(67)

(119)

(154)

(320)

(107)

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

27%
21%
51%

24%
19%
57%

30%
22%
48%

21%
26%
53%

16%
30%
54%

32%
18%
50%

40%
10%
51%

33%
14%
53%

8%
42%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(427)

(179)

(249)

(75)

(101)

(187)

(64)

(331)

(82)

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6. Recent View of Democratic Candidates – Bernie Sanders
In recent weeks, has your view of each of these candidates...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

37%
15%
48%

42%
11%
47%

39%
18%
43%

40%
14%
46%

40%
16%
44%

28%
13%
59%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(428)

(67)

(116)

(160)

(316)

(113)

Gender
Gotten better
Gotten worse
Stayed the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

37%
15%
48%

43%
15%
42%

32%
16%
52%

59%
7%
34%

43%
5%
51%

27%
20%
53%

27%
27%
46%

36%
15%
49%

35%
20%
45%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(428)

(184)

(244)

(75)

(109)

(183)

(62)

(333)

(82)

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7. Candidate Choice Against Sanders
Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Clinton

Ideology
A chance to elect Hillary Clinton
Mainly a vote against Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

99%
1%


97%
3%

100%
0%

98%
2%

100%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(66)

(87)

(141)

(73)

100%
(214)

(22)
Gender

A chance to elect Hillary Clinton
Mainly a vote against Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

99%
1%

98%
2%

100%
0%



98%
2%


99%
1%


100%

100%

100%
(121)

100%

(93)

100%

(214)

(16)

(45)

(114)

(40)

(183)

(29)

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8. Candidate Choice Against Clinton
Do you mainly see your vote choice right now as...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters who support Sanders

Ideology
A chance to elect Bernie Sanders
Mainly a vote against Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

88%
12%



84%
16%

92%
8%


100%

100%

(65)

(156)

100%
(189)

(45)

(47)

Gender
A chance to elect Bernie Sanders
Mainly a vote against Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

(34)

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

88%
12%

87%
13%

88%
12%

100%
0%

85%
15%

79%
21%


92%
8%

78%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(89)

(101)

(52)

(60)

(56)

100%

(189)

(126)

(51)

(21)

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9. Likely Democratic Nominee – Hillary Clinton
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

78%
17%
5%

68%
24%
8%

83%
17%
1%

87%
12%
0%

75%
20%
5%

86%
10%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(68)

(121)

(162)

(321)

(115)

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

78%
17%
5%

87%
13%
0%

71%
20%
9%

57%
38%
5%

73%
23%
4%

83%
10%
7%

96%
3%
1%

82%
13%
5%

66%
33%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(186)

(249)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(63)

(341)

(80)

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10. Likely Democratic Nominee – Bernie Sanders
Regardless of your own vote, do you think each candidate’s chances of becoming the nominee are...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

14%
45%
41%

27%
39%
35%

18%
45%
37%

6%
50%
44%

14%
43%
43%

14%
49%
37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(433)

(68)

(119)

(159)

(320)

(113)

Gender
Very Likely
Somewhat likely
Not too likely
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

14%
45%
41%

3%
45%
51%

22%
44%
34%

41%
43%
17%

17%
44%
39%

5%
46%
49%

3%
45%
53%

13%
45%
42%

19%
38%
43%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(433)

(185)

(248)

(75)

(110)

(188)

(61)

(338)

(81)

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11. Progressive Approach to the Economy
To fix the nation’s economy, would you prefer a President’s approach be...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most progressive policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most progressive
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

61%
39%

40%
60%

65%
35%

68%
32%

61%
39%

61%
39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(434)

(68)

(121)

(161)

(319)

(115)

Gender
Do whatever it takes, whether that is
the most progressive policy choice or
not
Do whatever is most progressive
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

61%
39%

67%
33%

56%
44%

33%
67%

65%
35%

65%
35%

76%
24%

58%
42%

72%
28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(434)

(187)

(247)

(75)

(110)

(186)

(63)

(339)

(80)

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12. Democrats Selection of Nominees
Overall, do you feel the Democrats’ process for selecting a nominee in 2016 has generally been fair or not fair so far?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

65%
35%

55%
45%

73%
27%

67%
33%

63%
37%

69%
31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(68)

(121)

(153)

(316)

(114)

Gender
It has been fair
It has NOT been fair
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

65%
35%

65%
35%

65%
35%

51%
49%

60%
40%

69%
31%

78%
22%

70%
30%

50%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(189)

(241)

(75)

(110)

(181)

(63)

(333)

(82)

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13. Democratic Candidate Traits – Electable in November
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

62%
38%

49%
51%

73%
27%

66%
34%

60%
40%

69%
31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(68)

(121)

(162)

(315)

(115)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

62%
38%

66%
34%

60%
40%

41%
59%

50%
50%

71%
29%

83%
17%

67%
33%

49%
51%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(430)

(187)

(243)

(75)

(107)

(185)

(63)

(335)

(80)

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14. Democratic Candidate Traits – Understanding of people like you
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

42%
58%

29%
71%

44%
56%

41%
59%

33%
67%

66%
34%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(418)

(68)

(120)

(152)

(305)

(113)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

42%
58%

40%
60%

44%
56%

18%
82%

36%
64%

52%
48%

52%
48%

46%
54%

28%
72%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(418)

(184)

(234)

(75)

(106)

(175)

(63)

(326)

(78)

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15. Democratic Candidate Traits – Effective at getting things done
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

64%
36%

52%
48%

74%
26%

67%
33%

60%
40%

76%
24%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(67)

(119)

(154)

(304)

(115)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

64%
36%

68%
32%

62%
38%

42%
58%

54%
46%

73%
27%

83%
17%

69%
31%

48%
52%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(186)

(234)

(75)

(106)

(176)

(63)

(328)

(77)

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16. Democratic Candidate Traits – Authentic
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

33%
67%

24%
76%

25%
75%

38%
62%

26%
74%

51%
49%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(67)

(121)

(154)

(305)

(115)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Total

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

33%
67%

30%
70%

35%
65%

12%
88%

30%
70%

40%
60%

45%
55%

36%
64%

24%
76%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(420)

(185)

(235)

(75)

(106)

(177)

(63)

(327)

(79)

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17. Democratic Candidate Traits – Specific about their policy ideas
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

50%
50%

43%
57%

64%
36%

46%
54%

45%
55%

63%
37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(423)

(67)

(120)

(154)

(308)

(115)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

50%
50%

45%
55%

54%
46%

30%
70%

47%
53%

55%
45%

64%
36%

56%
44%

31%
69%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(423)

(188)

(235)

(75)

(106)

(177)

(65)

(327)

(81)

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18. Democratic Candidate Traits – Honest and trustworthy
Which of the candidates do you feel is the most...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

34%
66%

25%
75%

34%
66%

34%
66%

28%
72%

51%
49%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(67)

(120)

(152)

(306)

(113)

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

34%
66%

29%
71%

38%
62%

10%
90%

30%
70%

41%
59%

51%
49%

40%
60%

15%
85%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(419)

(183)

(236)

(75)

(107)

(177)

(61)

(324)

(81)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Indiana Likely Democratic Voters

19. Influence of Sanders on Clinton Campaign
If Hillary Clinton does become the Democratic nominee, do you think the influence of Bernie Sanders’s campaign will have been...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
Positive, by making her adopt even
more progressive views
Negative, by making too many
criticisms of her
Neither positive nor negative, it’s just
politics
I don’t think she will become the
nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

44%

59%

54%

36%

47%

37%

12%

8%

16%

13%

10%

17%

39%

22%

29%

49%

37%

45%

5%

11%

0%

2%

6%

2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(68)

(121)

(162)

(320)

(115)

Gender
Positive, by making her adopt even
more progressive views
Negative, by making too many
criticisms of her
Neither positive nor negative, it’s just
politics
I don’t think she will become the
nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

44%

51%

39%

39%

33%

51%

49%

45%

40%

12%

17%

8%

9%

22%

5%

17%

10%

20%

39%

30%

46%

34%

43%

42%

31%

40%

35%

5%

2%

7%

17%

2%

2%

3%

5%

4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(435)

(189)

(246)

(75)

(107)

(188)

(65)

(338)

(82)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Indiana Likely Democratic Voters

20. Democratic Approach to Candidate Choice
Which best describes your approach this year...?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Ideology
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Very liberal

Liberal

Moderate

White

Non-white

55%

61%

56%

57%

52%

65%

45%

39%

44%

43%

48%

35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(426)

(68)

(115)

(162)

(316)

(110)

Gender
If I find a candidate who agrees with
me on the details of policy, that means
I can probably get to like and trust
them as a person
If I find a candidate who I really like
and trust as a person, the policy
details will probably take care of
themselves
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race

Age group

Party ID

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

Democrat

Independent

55%

67%

46%

62%

58%

53%

48%

54%

62%

45%

33%

54%

38%

42%

47%

52%

46%

38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(426)

(188)

(237)

(75)

(103)

(183)

(65)

(329)

(82)

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