CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker

Florida
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

995 Likely Voters⇤
May 16-19, 2016

±4%

1. How worried are you about the direction of the nation’s economy in the next few years?
Very worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%
Somewhat worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Not too worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Not at all worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

2. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .93%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Probably will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Definitely will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

3. How much attention have you been able to pay to the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
No attention so far . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

4. If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary
Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you vote for?
Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .43%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Someone else/Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Probably won’t vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

1000 registered voters total were interviewed. 995 Likely voters are included.

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5. If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Bernie
Sanders, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you vote for?
Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44%
Someone else/Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Probably won’t vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

6. Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November, if she is the Democratic
nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Clinton

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 84%

7. Would you ever consider voting for Bernie Sanders in November, if he is the Democratic
nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Sanders

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77%

8. Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November, if he is the Republican
nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Trump

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86%

9. What is the main reason behind your vote for Donald Trump now?
Asked of voters who support Trump

Mainly because he is the best candidate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60%
Mainly because he will be the party’s nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Mainly to oppose Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%

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10. What is the main reason behind your vote for Hillary Clinton now?
Asked of voters who support Clinton

Mainly because she is the best candidate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63%
Mainly because she will be the party’s nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Mainly to oppose Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%

11. Did you vote in the Florida primary this spring?
In the Democratic primary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
In the Republican primary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
No, not in either . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21%
Not sure, don’t recall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

12. Who did you vote for in the primary?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61%
Bernie Sanders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Don’t recall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

13. Who did you vote for in the primary?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%
John Kasich . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Ted Cruz . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Marco Rubio . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Don’t recall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

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14. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Can be too extreme
in her views
Tells it like it is
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would bring change
to Washington
Listens to people like
you
Listens to big donors
Would govern as a
liberal

Describes

Does not describe

51%

49%

50%
39%

50%
61%

34%

66%

39%

61%

41%
75%

59%
25%

74%

26%

15. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Can be too extreme
in his views
Tells it like it is
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would bring change
to Washington
Listens to people like
you
Listens to big donors
Would govern as a
conservative

Describes

Does not describe

38%

62%

72%
65%

28%
35%

37%

63%

68%

32%

37%
40%

63%
60%

47%

53%

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16. Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on?

Terrorism
Immigration
The economy and
jobs
Helping the middle
class

Hillary Clinton
47%
49%

Donald Trump
53%
51%

48%

52%

53%

47%

17. Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings about the
Republican party nominating Donald Trump?
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Optimistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Concerned . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%

18. Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings if the
Democratic party nominates Hillary Clinton?
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
Optimistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%
Concerned . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%

19. Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings if the
Democratic party nominates Bernie Sanders?
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Optimistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
Concerned . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%

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20. Regardless of how you are voting, is your view of these candidates as a person...?

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Bernie Sanders

Favorable
39%
38%
38%

Unfavorable
56%
55%
40%

Not sure yet
5%
7%
22%

21. Which statement do you agree with more...?
Things in this country are already going badly, so we should take a chance on
the next President . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Things in this country are already going badly, so we can’t afford to take a
chance on the next President . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Things in this country are actually going okay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%

22. Do you think the U.S. should temporarily ban Muslims from other countries from entering
the United States, or not?
Should ban . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%
Should not ban . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%

23. Which best describes your feelings about the way the federal government is working?
Enthusiastic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Dissatisfied, but not angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

24. When you look ahead to the 2016 campaign do you mostly feel you’re:
Looking forward to a positive campaign, worthy of the Presidency . . . . . . . 32%
Concerned this will be a negative campaign, unworthy of the Presidency 68%

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25. Compared to four years ago, is your family’s financial situation:
Better today . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Worse today . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
About the same . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%

26. Should most illegal immigrants working in the United States be:
Offered a chance to apply for legal status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60%
Deported to the country they came from . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%

27. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

28. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a...?
Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

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29. How much does it matter whether the Republican party establishment is united behind
Donald Trump in 2016?
Asked of Republicans

A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Not at all . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%

30. How much does it matter whether the Democratic party establishment is united behind
Hillary Clinton in 2016?
Asked of Democrats

A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
Not at all . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

31. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%

32. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 70%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6%

33. Are you registered as a...?
Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%
Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Not affiliated with any party . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

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34. Are you male or female?
Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55%

35. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%

36. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 68%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

37. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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Florida
1. Worry about the Economy
How worried are you about the direction of the nation’s economy in the next few years?
Gender
Very worried
Somewhat worried
Not too worried
Not at all worried
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
42%
12%
3%

46%
36%
14%
4%

41%
46%
11%
3%

42%
41%
11%
6%

39%
42%
17%
3%

47%
39%
10%
4%

43%
45%
12%
1%

44%
42%
12%
2%

26%
49%
17%
7%

45%
36%
12%
7%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(449)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(365)

(248)

(680)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Very worried
Somewhat worried
Not too worried
Not at all worried
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
42%
12%
3%

33%
42%
19%
6%

43%
46%
10%
1%

55%
37%
6%
1%

28%
47%
17%
8%

38%
45%
15%
2%

59%
33%
6%
2%

56%
38%
5%
1%

41%
42%
13%
3%

67%
28%
4%
2%

37%
45%
14%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(353)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(420)

(348)

(136)

(859)

(212)

(781)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

2. Likelihood of Voting
How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Gender
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

93%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
1%
0%
0%
0%

87%
10%
2%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
2%
0%
0%
0%

93%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

98%
2%
0%
0%
0%
0%

93%
6%
1%
0%
0%
0%

93%
4%
2%
0%
0%
0%

95%
3%
2%
0%
0%
0%






100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(449)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(365)

(248)

(680)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

93%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

93%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

91%
7%
1%
0%
0%
0%

95%
4%
1%
0%
0%
0%

94%
6%
1%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
2%
0%
0%
0%

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

91%
8%
1%
0%
0%
0%

93%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

97%
3%
0%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
1%
0%
0%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(353)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(420)

(348)

(136)

(859)

(212)

(781)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

3. Attention to Campaign
How much attention have you been able to pay to the 2016 Presidential campaign so far?
Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
No attention so far
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

70%
27%
3%
0%

79%
19%
2%
1%

62%
34%
4%
0%

65%
31%
4%
0%

61%
33%
5%
1%

70%
27%
2%
1%

80%
18%
2%
0%

72%
26%
2%
0%

62%
32%
5%
1%

72%
23%
4%
1%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(449)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(364)

(248)

(680)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
No attention so far
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

70%
27%
3%
0%

71%
25%
3%
1%

69%
28%
2%
0%

70%
27%
3%
0%

78%
20%
3%
0%

62%
34%
4%
1%

74%
23%
2%
0%

66%
31%
3%
0%

70%
26%
3%
1%

80%
17%
2%
1%

67%
30%
3%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(353)

(299)

(327)

(227)

(420)

(347)

(136)

(859)

(211)

(781)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
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4. Clinton vs Trump
If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you
vote for?
Gender
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Someone else/Don’t know
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
42%
14%
1%

38%
47%
14%
1%

47%
38%
15%
1%

51%
21%
27%
0%

42%
37%
20%
1%

39%
50%
10%
2%

43%
49%
8%
0%

36%
50%
13%
1%

77%
8%
14%
1%

50%
36%
13%
1%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(449)

(545)

(155)

(227)

(365)

(248)

(680)

(125)

(154)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Someone else/Don’t know
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
42%
14%
1%

83%
8%
9%
1%

38%
36%
24%
2%

5%
84%
10%
1%

76%
9%
13%
2%

50%
33%
17%
1%

13%
75%
12%
1%

14%
68%
18%
0%

47%
38%
14%
1%

17%
76%
7%
1%

50%
33%
16%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(353)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(419)

(348)

(136)

(858)

(212)

(780)

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5. Sanders vs Trump
If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Bernie Sanders, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you
vote for?
Gender
Bernie Sanders
Donald Trump
Someone else/Don’t know
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
44%
8%
3%

38%
50%
8%
4%

50%
38%
9%
3%

68%
24%
6%
2%

44%
40%
12%
3%

37%
51%
7%
5%

41%
49%
8%
2%

38%
51%
8%
2%

77%
10%
8%
5%

42%
41%
9%
8%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(448)

(543)

(155)

(227)

(364)

(245)

(677)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Bernie Sanders
Donald Trump
Someone else/Don’t know
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
44%
8%
3%

75%
12%
9%
4%

51%
37%
7%
5%

7%
84%
8%
1%

83%
9%
5%
4%

49%
36%
10%
4%

14%
76%
9%
2%

19%
68%
12%
1%

48%
40%
8%
4%

18%
74%
7%
1%

52%
36%
9%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(350)

(299)

(327)

(226)

(418)

(347)

(135)

(856)

(211)

(778)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

6. Consider Clinton
Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November, if she is the Democratic nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Clinton

Gender
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Male

2%

2%

14%
84%

Age group

Female

30-44

45-64

2%

5%

2%

1%

0%

1%

1%

9%
89%

19%
79%

27%
68%

16%
82%

10%
89%

13%
86%

11%
87%


14%
85%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(278)

(292)

(76)

(132)

(221)

(141)

(436)

100%

(570)

Party ID
Total
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

18-29

Democrat

Independent

65+

White

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Black

Hispanic

(29)

Conservative

Yes

(77)

White Evangelical
No

Other

(28)
Tea Party

Yes

No

2%

11%

1%

0%

3%

1%

2%

2%

2%

3%

1%

14%
84%

41%
48%

19%
80%

6%
94%

29%
68%

25%
74%

4%
93%

5%
93%

17%
81%

4%
93%

19%
80%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(570)

(62)

(185)

(312)

(55)

(212)

(304)

(117)

(453)

(177)

(393)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

7. Consider Sanders
Would you ever consider voting for Bernie Sanders in November, if he is the Democratic nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Sanders

Gender
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

5%

4%

6%

18%
77%

17%
80%

19%
75%

100%

100%

100%

(554)

(278)

(276)

18-29

45-64

8%

2%

5%

3%

8%


22%
70%

17%
81%

13%
82%

19%
78%


7%
84%


100%

100%

100%

100%

(231)

(148)

(421)

100%

(126)

(50)

Party ID
Total
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Democrat

Independent

Race/Ethnicity

30-44

65+

White

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Black

Hispanic

(29)

Conservative

Yes

(89)

White Evangelical
No

Other

(16)
Tea Party

Yes

No

5%

15%

5%

2%

7%

2%

3%

5%

6%

4%

18%
77%

32%
53%

21%
74%

11%
87%


22%
71%

12%
86%

14%
82%

19%
76%

8%
86%

23%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(89)

(147)

(306)

100%

(554)

(215)

(299)

(111)

(444)

(173)

(379)

(40)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

8. Consider Trump
Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November, if he is the Republican nominee?
Asked of voters who do not support Trump

Gender
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Male

2%

1%

12%
86%

Age group

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

White

Black

3%

1%

7%

0%

0%

1%

2%

5%

17%
82%

8%
89%

14%
85%

11%
83%

10%
89%

12%
88%

15%
84%

6%
92%

5%
91%


100%

100%

100%

100%

(539)

(213)

(326)

(113)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(133)

(169)

(124)

(321)

(110)

(88)

Party ID
Total
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Democrat

Independent

65+

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Hispanic

Yes

No

(21)

White Evangelical
Conservative

Other

Tea Party
Yes

No

2%

3%

0%

1%

3%

2%

2%

1%

12%
86%

6%
91%

17%
82%


6%
93%

12%
85%

24%
74%


10%
88%


11%
88%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(200)

(261)

(78)

100%

(180)

100%

(302)

100%

(539)

(48)

(41)

(498)

(47)

(489)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

9. Why Voting for Trump
What is the main reason behind your vote for Donald Trump now?
Asked of voters who support Trump

Gender
Mainly because he is the best
candidate
Mainly because he will be the party’s
nominee
Mainly to oppose Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

60%

59%

60%

60%

60%

63%

60%

51%

11%
29%

11%
30%

12%
28%


13%
27%

11%
29%

12%
25%

12%
28%


9%
39%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(207)

(84)

(181)

(121)

(340)

100%

(211)

100%

(418)

(32)

Party ID
Mainly because he is the best
candidate
Mainly because he will be the party’s
nominee
Mainly to oppose Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(11)

(55)

White Evangelical

(13)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

60%

64%

57%

61%

59%

58%

60%

58%

60%

11%
29%


8%
28%

14%
30%


7%
31%

14%
27%

18%
24%

10%
30%

7%
34%

14%
26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(276)

100%

(108)

(137)

(261)

(92)

(326)

(161)

(258)

100%
(418)

(28)

(20)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Florida

10. Why Voting for Clinton
What is the main reason behind your vote for Hillary Clinton now?
Asked of voters who support Clinton

Gender
Mainly because she is the best
candidate
Mainly because she will be the party’s
nominee
Mainly to oppose Donald Trump
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

63%

67%

60%

69%

54%

58%

73%

58%

71%

65%

13%
24%

13%
20%

13%
27%

14%
17%

14%
32%

15%
27%

8%
18%

15%
27%

16%
13%

5%
30%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(425)

(171)

(253)

(79)

(95)

(143)

(106)

(244)

(97)

(77)

Party ID
Mainly because she is the best
candidate
Mainly because she will be the party’s
nominee
Mainly to oppose Donald Trump
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

White Evangelical

Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

63%

73%

40%

62%

65%

62%

63%

13%
24%

13%
14%

14%
47%


15%
23%

10%
25%



13%
24%


14%
23%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(173)

(208)

100%

(115)

100%

(291)

100%

(425)

(16)

(44)

(19)

(405)

(35)

(387)

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11. Primary Vote
Did you vote in the Florida primary this spring?
Gender
In the Democratic primary
In the Republican primary
No, not in either
Not sure, don’t recall
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

40%
37%
21%
2%

38%
40%
21%
2%

43%
34%
22%
1%

61%
18%
19%
2%

38%
33%
28%
2%

36%
41%
21%
1%

36%
45%
17%
2%

33%
44%
22%
1%

80%
7%
11%
2%

38%
31%
27%
4%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(449)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(365)

(248)

(680)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
In the Democratic primary
In the Republican primary
No, not in either
Not sure, don’t recall
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

40%
37%
21%
2%

85%
3%
11%
2%

31%
26%
42%
1%

2%
85%
11%
1%

76%
3%
19%
2%

43%
28%
27%
2%

14%
69%
16%
1%

21%
61%
17%
1%

43%
33%
22%
2%

22%
68%
10%
1%

45%
28%
24%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(353)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(420)

(348)

(136)

(859)

(212)

(781)

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Florida

12. Democratic Primary
Who did you vote for in the primary?
Asked of Democratic primary voters

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Don’t recall
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

61%
35%
4%

57%
37%
6%

64%
34%
2%

43%
55%
1%

65%
31%
4%

61%
32%
8%

77%
22%
1%

55%
39%
6%

77%
22%
2%

64%
35%
1%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(402)

(171)

(231)

(96)

(86)

(131)

(88)

(226)

(101)

(59)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton
Bernie Sanders
Don’t recall
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(16)

White Evangelical

Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

61%
35%
4%

70%
26%
4%

35%
63%
2%



55%
44%
1%

70%
26%
4%





63%
35%
2%



62%
34%
3%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(173)

(182)

100%

(93)

100%

(299)

100%

(402)

(8)

(47)

(28)

(373)

(46)

(356)

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Florida

13. Republican Primary
Who did you vote for in the primary?
Asked of Republican primary voters

Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
John Kasich
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
Someone else
Don’t recall

50%
7%
17%
23%
2%
0%

46%
8%
21%
25%
1%
0%

53%
7%
14%
22%
4%
0%

51%
4%
17%
23%
5%
0%

48%
8%
17%
26%
1%
0%

55%
8%
14%
19%
3%
0%

52%
7%
17%
22%
2%
0%

Totals
(Weighted N)





















100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(180)

(185)

100%

(364)

(73)

(151)

(113)

(299)

(28)

Party ID

Ideology

(9)

(47)

White Evangelical

(9)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
John Kasich
Ted Cruz
Marco Rubio
Someone else
Don’t recall

50%
7%
17%
23%
2%
0%

46%
15%
25%
14%
1%
0%

51%
5%
15%
27%
3%
0%






50%
17%
6%
23%
3%
0%

49%
2%
23%
23%
2%
0%

39%
1%
28%
30%
3%
0%

53%
9%
14%
22%
2%
0%

46%
3%
28%
22%
1%
0%

52%
10%
10%
24%
3%
0%

Totals
(Weighted N)






100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(279)

100%

(76)

(118)

(240)

(83)

(282)

(144)

(220)

(364)

(9)

(6)

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Florida

14. Clinton Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

51%
49%

46%
54%

56%
44%

58%
42%

53%
47%

48%
52%

51%
49%

46%
54%

81%
19%

53%
47%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(440)

(532)

(149)

(219)

(360)

(245)

(668)

(124)

(149)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

51%
49%

86%
14%

53%
47%

13%
87%

85%
15%

59%
41%

19%
81%

21%
79%

56%
44%

24%
76%

59%
41%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(347)

(291)

(320)

(224)

(411)

(337)

(132)

(841)

(209)

(760)

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Florida

15. Clinton Traits – Can be too extreme in her views
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

55%
45%

45%
55%

40%
60%

50%
50%

53%
47%

49%
51%

56%
44%

30%
70%

39%
61%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(962)

(434)

(527)

(147)

(217)

(357)

(241)

(665)

(118)

(147)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%
50%

30%
70%

43%
57%

76%
24%

20%
80%

43%
57%

77%
23%

77%
23%

45%
55%

78%
22%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(962)

(341)

(288)

(318)

(223)

(406)

(332)

(131)

(831)

(209)

(750)

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Florida

16. Clinton Traits – Tells it like it is
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

39%
61%

35%
65%

43%
57%

49%
51%

40%
60%

34%
66%

40%
60%

33%
67%

66%
34%

48%
52%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(965)

(433)

(532)

(149)

(219)

(356)

(242)

(665)

(122)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

39%
61%

74%
26%

30%
70%

10%
90%

59%
41%

47%
53%

16%
84%

18%
82%

42%
58%

19%
81%

44%
56%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(965)

(343)

(290)

(317)

(224)

(409)

(333)

(129)

(836)

(207)

(755)

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Florida

17. Clinton Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

34%
66%

31%
69%

36%
64%

41%
59%

33%
67%

29%
71%

36%
64%

28%
72%

66%
34%

37%
63%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(966)

(433)

(532)

(149)

(219)

(354)

(243)

(665)

(119)

(150)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

34%
66%

70%
30%

23%
77%

5%
95%

57%
43%

40%
60%

11%
89%

17%
83%

36%
64%

17%
83%

38%
62%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(966)

(340)

(290)

(321)

(225)

(405)

(337)

(132)

(833)

(210)

(753)

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Florida

18. Clinton Traits – Would bring change to Washington
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

39%
61%

34%
66%

43%
57%

54%
46%

40%
60%

31%
69%

39%
61%

32%
68%

75%
25%

42%
58%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(968)

(436)

(532)

(149)

(220)

(358)

(241)

(663)

(121)

(152)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

39%
61%

68%
32%

32%
68%

13%
87%

55%
45%

46%
54%

19%
81%

21%
79%

42%
58%

24%
76%

43%
57%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(968)

(344)

(291)

(318)

(222)

(409)

(337)

(133)

(835)

(207)

(757)

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Florida

19. Clinton Traits – Listens to people like you
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

41%
59%

35%
65%

45%
55%

51%
49%

41%
59%

34%
66%

43%
57%

34%
66%

77%
23%

42%
58%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(437)

(530)

(148)

(217)

(357)

(245)

(663)

(124)

(147)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

41%
59%

77%
23%

31%
69%

9%
91%

63%
37%

49%
51%

15%
85%

21%
79%

44%
56%

22%
78%

46%
54%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(345)

(289)

(318)

(224)

(409)

(333)

(130)

(836)

(208)

(755)

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Florida

20. Clinton Traits – Listens to big donors
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

75%
25%

78%
22%

73%
27%

72%
28%

80%
20%

77%
23%

71%
29%

79%
21%

53%
47%

77%
23%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(430)

(523)

(144)

(218)

(355)

(236)

(658)

(117)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(31)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

75%
25%

61%
39%

84%
16%

85%
15%

67%
33%

71%
29%

86%
14%

85%
15%

74%
26%

93%
7%

70%
30%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(332)

(287)

(319)

(220)

(397)

(336)

(131)

(822)

(209)

(741)

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21. Clinton Traits – Would govern as a liberal
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

74%
26%

75%
25%

73%
27%

70%
30%

74%
26%

73%
27%

77%
23%

75%
25%

72%
28%

73%
27%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(438)

(529)

(149)

(218)

(357)

(243)

(667)

(120)

(149)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

74%
26%

73%
27%

65%
35%

84%
16%

64%
36%

72%
28%

82%
18%

79%
21%

73%
27%

89%
11%

70%
30%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(344)

(288)

(320)

(224)

(406)

(337)

(130)

(837)

(210)

(754)

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22. Trump Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

38%
62%

43%
57%

33%
67%

24%
76%

34%
66%

43%
57%

40%
60%

42%
58%

20%
80%

35%
65%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(433)

(531)

(150)

(215)

(357)

(241)

(662)

(121)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

38%
62%

15%
85%

30%
70%

69%
31%

10%
90%

31%
69%

64%
36%

58%
42%

34%
66%

68%
32%

29%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(347)

(291)

(311)

(225)

(409)

(329)

(132)

(832)

(207)

(755)

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23. Trump Traits – Can be too extreme in his views
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

72%
28%

73%
27%

71%
29%

85%
15%

74%
26%

68%
32%

68%
32%

72%
28%

74%
26%

73%
27%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(975)

(438)

(537)

(155)

(218)

(361)

(241)

(663)

(124)

(153)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

72%
28%

76%
24%

79%
21%

62%
38%

84%
16%

73%
27%

63%
37%

65%
35%

73%
27%

50%
50%

78%
22%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(975)

(351)

(295)

(314)

(226)

(415)

(334)

(133)

(842)

(207)

(765)

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24. Trump Traits – Tells it like it is
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

65%
35%

67%
33%

64%
36%

57%
43%

66%
34%

68%
32%

66%
34%

69%
31%

56%
44%

57%
43%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(434)

(538)

(152)

(218)

(362)

(240)

(665)

(123)

(151)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

65%
35%

43%
57%

65%
35%

89%
11%

35%
65%

67%
33%

84%
16%

82%
18%

63%
37%

82%
18%

61%
39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(344)

(296)

(317)

(221)

(417)

(334)

(134)

(838)

(209)

(760)

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Florida

25. Trump Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
63%

40%
60%

34%
66%

20%
80%

33%
67%

41%
59%

44%
56%

41%
59%

15%
85%

34%
66%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(958)

(431)

(527)

(152)

(211)

(356)

(239)

(655)

(121)

(149)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%
63%

13%
87%

32%
68%

66%
34%

9%
91%

32%
68%

62%
38%

53%
47%

34%
66%

66%
34%

29%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(958)

(343)

(290)

(311)

(226)

(407)

(326)

(130)

(829)

(203)

(752)

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Florida

26. Trump Traits – Would bring change to Washington
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

68%
32%

71%
29%

65%
35%

59%
41%

65%
35%

70%
30%

71%
29%

73%
27%

49%
51%

63%
37%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(436)

(534)

(154)

(213)

(360)

(243)

(668)

(121)

(147)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

68%
32%

45%
55%

69%
31%

91%
9%

47%
53%

65%
35%

85%
15%

82%
18%

65%
35%

87%
13%

62%
38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(346)

(293)

(316)

(226)

(407)

(336)

(135)

(835)

(206)

(760)

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Florida

27. Trump Traits – Listens to people like you
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
63%

42%
58%

34%
66%

15%
85%

35%
65%

46%
54%

41%
59%

43%
57%

14%
86%

30%
70%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(432)

(528)

(150)

(211)

(360)

(240)

(659)

(121)

(147)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%
63%

12%
88%

32%
68%

70%
30%

9%
91%

31%
69%

65%
35%

51%
49%

35%
65%

65%
35%

30%
70%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(342)

(291)

(312)

(224)

(407)

(329)

(131)

(829)

(205)

(752)

27

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Florida

28. Trump Traits – Listens to big donors
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

40%
60%

38%
62%

41%
59%

49%
51%

44%
56%

35%
65%

38%
62%

36%
64%

52%
48%

46%
54%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(957)

(430)

(527)

(149)

(215)

(352)

(240)

(655)

(121)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

40%
60%

55%
45%

40%
60%

24%
76%

55%
45%

41%
59%

28%
72%

36%
64%

41%
59%

29%
71%

43%
57%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(957)

(344)

(288)

(312)

(222)

(407)

(328)

(128)

(829)

(207)

(748)

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Florida

29. Trump Traits – Would govern as a conservative
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

47%
53%

48%
52%

46%
54%

43%
57%

42%
58%

51%
49%

49%
51%

51%
49%

33%
67%

42%
58%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(430)

(530)

(151)

(214)

(358)

(238)

(658)

(121)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

47%
53%

36%
64%

45%
55%

61%
39%

36%
64%

41%
59%

62%
38%

47%
53%

47%
53%

58%
42%

44%
56%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(343)

(289)

(314)

(223)

(408)

(329)

(129)

(831)

(207)

(750)

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30. Clinton vs Trump on Policies – Terrorism
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

47%
53%

42%
58%

51%
49%

56%
44%

51%
49%

43%
57%

44%
56%

42%
58%

73%
27%

50%
50%

Totals
(Weighted N)


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(974)

(435)

(539)

(154)

(217)

(357)

(246)

(665)

(124)

(151)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

47%
53%

80%
20%

50%
50%

9%
91%

82%
18%

53%
47%

17%
83%

20%
80%

51%
49%

18%
82%

55%
45%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(974)

(348)

(288)

(324)

(222)

(410)

(342)

(135)

(839)

(212)

(759)

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31. Clinton vs Trump on Policies – Immigration
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

49%
51%

42%
58%

55%
45%

67%
33%

51%
49%

42%
58%

48%
52%

41%
59%

80%
20%

60%
40%

Totals
(Weighted N)


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(431)

(537)

(152)

(215)

(356)

(246)

(659)

(122)

(153)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

49%
51%

85%
15%

50%
50%

12%
88%

88%
12%

54%
46%

18%
82%

22%
78%

54%
46%

19%
81%

58%
42%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(344)

(288)

(323)

(220)

(410)

(339)

(135)

(834)

(212)

(754)

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32. Clinton vs Trump on Policies – The economy and jobs
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

48%
52%

42%
58%

53%
47%

62%
38%

52%
48%

42%
58%

46%
54%

40%
60%

80%
20%

59%
41%

Totals
(Weighted N)


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(432)

(540)

(154)

(217)

(358)

(243)

(663)

(122)

(153)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

48%
52%

86%
14%

48%
52%

9%
91%

85%
15%

56%
44%

16%
84%

19%
81%

53%
47%

16%
84%

57%
43%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(972)

(345)

(291)

(323)

(221)

(410)

(341)

(135)

(837)

(211)

(758)

32

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Florida

33. Clinton vs Trump on Policies – Helping the middle class
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

53%
47%

46%
54%

58%
42%

70%
30%

57%
43%

46%
54%

49%
51%

45%
55%

85%
15%

64%
36%

Totals
(Weighted N)


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(429)

(538)

(152)

(215)

(357)

(244)

(657)

(122)

(153)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump

53%
47%

89%
11%

54%
46%

13%
87%

88%
12%

64%
36%

17%
83%

23%
77%

58%
42%

17%
83%

63%
37%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(343)

(290)

(320)

(222)

(408)

(337)

(134)

(833)

(212)

(753)

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34. Trump’s Nomination
Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings about the Republican party nominating Donald Trump?
Gender
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

16%
22%
24%
38%

17%
25%
27%
31%

15%
20%
22%
43%

9%
16%
33%
42%

16%
22%
27%
36%

17%
26%
23%
35%

18%
23%
18%
42%

17%
25%
23%
35%

8%
9%
23%
59%

13%
24%
26%
37%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(448)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(364)

(248)

(680)

(125)

(154)

Party ID
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

16%
22%
24%
38%

6%
6%
24%
64%

14%
21%
26%
38%

27%
42%
22%
10%

6%
7%
21%
66%

14%
15%
28%
42%

24%
41%
21%
15%

19%
39%
21%
21%

15%
20%
25%
41%

30%
39%
21%
10%

12%
18%
25%
45%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(994)

(352)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(420)

(347)

(136)

(858)

(212)

(780)

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35. Clinton’s Nomination
Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings if the Democratic party nominates Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

15%
24%
25%
35%

15%
21%
24%
40%

15%
27%
26%
32%

20%
24%
27%
29%

12%
30%
27%
31%

14%
20%
26%
40%

16%
26%
21%
37%

11%
20%
26%
42%

34%
41%
20%
5%

19%
29%
24%
28%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(444)

(544)

(155)

(224)

(361)

(248)

(676)

(126)

(152)

Party ID
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

15%
24%
25%
35%

36%
38%
17%
9%

5%
29%
31%
35%

2%
5%
28%
65%

27%
35%
30%
8%

16%
31%
24%
29%

5%
10%
24%
61%

8%
10%
23%
59%

16%
27%
25%
32%

10%
11%
20%
60%

16%
28%
27%
29%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(352)

(294)

(327)

(227)

(414)

(346)

(135)

(852)

(212)

(773)

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36. Sanders’ Nomination
Regardless of how you plan to vote, which of these would describe your feelings if the Democratic party nominates Bernie Sanders?
Gender
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

14%
27%
33%
26%

15%
23%
31%
30%

14%
29%
35%
23%

27%
39%
20%
14%

16%
28%
35%
21%

12%
24%
32%
31%

9%
20%
40%
31%

14%
23%
34%
29%

14%
43%
29%
14%

16%
23%
34%
26%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(447)

(543)

(155)

(225)

(364)

(246)

(677)

(126)

(153)

Party ID
Excited
Optimistic
Concerned
Scared
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

14%
27%
33%
26%

20%
37%
34%
9%

19%
29%
27%
25%

3%
13%
38%
47%

32%
35%
27%
6%

11%
33%
36%
20%

7%
13%
33%
47%

8%
19%
32%
40%

15%
28%
33%
24%

10%
17%
22%
52%

16%
29%
36%
19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(352)

(299)

(324)

(227)

(419)

(345)

(135)

(856)

(208)

(779)

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37. View of Candidates – Hillary Clinton
Regardless of how you are voting, is your view of these candidates as a person...?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

39%
56%
5%

35%
62%
3%

42%
51%
8%

48%
40%
12%

37%
57%
6%

35%
61%
4%

41%
56%
3%

32%
64%
4%

73%
18%
9%

46%
48%
7%

Totals
(Weighted N)



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(445)

(544)

(155)

(224)

(363)

(247)

(677)

(123)

(154)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

39%
56%
5%

78%
15%
7%

30%
65%
5%

5%
92%
3%

66%
27%
7%

46%
46%
8%

13%
86%
2%

15%
83%
1%

42%
51%
6%

19%
80%
1%

44%
49%
7%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(350)

(299)

(325)

(225)

(420)

(343)

(136)

(852)

(211)

(775)

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38. View of Candidates – Donald Trump
Regardless of how you are voting, is your view of these candidates as a person...?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

38%
55%
7%

40%
50%
9%

36%
58%
6%

20%
73%
7%

37%
56%
7%

43%
48%
8%

43%
51%
6%

43%
49%
8%

16%
81%
3%

34%
61%
4%

Totals
(Weighted N)



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(443)

(544)

(155)

(223)

(361)

(247)

(673)

(125)

(154)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

38%
55%
7%

11%
84%
4%

33%
58%
9%

72%
20%
8%

9%
88%
4%

30%
61%
9%

67%
25%
8%

57%
33%
9%

35%
58%
7%

70%
23%
6%

29%
63%
7%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(352)

(299)

(321)

(226)

(417)

(344)

(135)

(853)

(210)

(774)

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Florida

39. View of Candidates – Bernie Sanders
Regardless of how you are voting, is your view of these candidates as a person...?
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

38%
40%
22%

34%
45%
21%

42%
35%
23%

57%
31%
12%

33%
36%
31%

35%
44%
21%

36%
42%
21%

36%
45%
19%

54%
16%
29%

34%
40%
27%

Totals
(Weighted N)



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(445)

(542)

(155)

(224)

(363)

(246)

(674)

(125)

(154)

Party ID

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Favorable
Unfavorable
Not sure yet

38%
40%
22%

52%
24%
24%

47%
33%
20%

16%
64%
21%

68%
14%
19%

39%
35%
26%

18%
63%
19%

20%
59%
21%

41%
37%
22%

23%
64%
13%

43%
33%
24%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(351)

(299)

(324)

(226)

(420)

(342)

(135)

(853)

(210)

(775)

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Florida

40. Direction of Country
Which statement do you agree with more...?
Gender
Things in this country are already
going badly, so we should take a
chance on the next President
Things in this country are already
going badly, so we can’t afford to take
a chance on the next President
Things in this country are actually
going okay
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

35%

40%

32%

26%

36%

39%

35%

38%

28%

32%

42%

38%

44%

52%

43%

39%

38%

41%

32%

49%

23%

22%

24%

22%

21%

22%

27%

21%

40%

19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(445)

(545)

(155)

(225)

(364)

(247)

(678)

(126)

(152)

Party ID
Things in this country are already
going badly, so we should take a
chance on the next President
Things in this country are already
going badly, so we can’t afford to take
a chance on the next President
Things in this country are actually
going okay
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

35%

29%

29%

48%

23%

33%

47%

41%

35%

49%

32%

42%

27%

50%

49%

28%

42%

49%

52%

40%

48%

40%

23%

44%

20%

3%

49%

25%

4%

7%

26%

4%

28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(991)

(352)

(297)

(327)

(225)

(420)

(346)

(136)

(854)

(210)

(777)

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41. Ban Muslims from Entering US
Do you think the U.S. should temporarily ban Muslims from other countries from entering the United States, or not?
Gender
Should ban
Should not ban
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

48%
52%

52%
48%

34%
66%

45%
55%

55%
45%

57%
43%

57%
43%

24%
76%

39%
61%


100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(982)

(445)

(538)

(155)

(219)

(363)

(246)

(669)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Should ban
Should not ban
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%
50%

30%
70%

47%
53%

74%
26%

16%
84%

47%
53%

75%
25%

73%
27%

46%
54%

81%
19%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(982)

(350)

(292)

(326)

(227)

(410)

(345)

(136)

(846)

(210)

(769)

41

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Florida

42. Federal Government Work
Which best describes your feelings about the way the federal government is working?
Gender
Enthusiastic
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic
Dissatisfied, but not angry
Angry
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

3%
19%
37%
41%

3%
20%
28%
48%

3%
18%
44%
34%

5%
22%
44%
28%

6%
24%
35%
35%

1%
17%
36%
46%

2%
14%
37%
46%

1%
16%
35%
48%

8%
29%
53%
10%

7%
22%
38%
33%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(993)

(448)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(364)

(247)

(680)

(125)

(154)

Party ID
Enthusiastic
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic
Dissatisfied, but not angry
Angry
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

3%
19%
37%
41%

8%
33%
43%
17%

0%
11%
37%
51%

1%
10%
31%
58%

5%
25%
44%
26%

2%
24%
39%
35%

3%
9%
31%
57%

4%
7%
36%
53%

3%
21%
37%
39%

8%
5%
25%
63%

2%
23%
41%
35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(993)

(352)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(419)

(347)

(136)

(857)

(212)

(779)

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43. 2016 Campaign
When you look ahead to the 2016 campaign do you mostly feel you’re:
Gender
Looking forward to a positive
campaign, worthy of the Presidency
Concerned this will be a negative
campaign, unworthy of the Presidency
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

32%

35%

30%

34%

40%

32%

24%

29%

42%

36%

68%

65%

70%

66%

60%

68%

76%

71%

58%

64%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(989)

(447)

(542)

(155)

(226)

(363)

(246)

(676)

(126)

(153)

Party ID
Looking forward to a positive
campaign, worthy of the Presidency
Concerned this will be a negative
campaign, unworthy of the Presidency
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

32%

33%

25%

37%

25%

33%

36%

32%

32%

39%

30%

68%

67%

75%

63%

75%

67%

64%

68%

68%

61%

70%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(989)

(352)

(297)

(326)

(226)

(419)

(345)

(135)

(854)

(211)

(776)

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Florida

44. Financial Situation
Compared to four years ago, is your family’s financial situation:
Gender
Better today
Worse today
About the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

25%
32%
42%

26%
33%
41%

25%
32%
43%

38%
22%
40%

30%
26%
44%

24%
39%
37%

14%
36%
49%

22%
34%
43%

45%
16%
39%

24%
37%
39%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(449)

(546)

(155)

(227)

(365)

(248)

(680)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Better today
Worse today
About the same
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

25%
32%
42%

38%
21%
40%

20%
36%
44%

16%
42%
42%

39%
23%
38%

26%
29%
45%

16%
42%
42%

14%
45%
41%

27%
30%
42%

20%
49%
31%

26%
28%
45%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(995)

(353)

(299)

(328)

(227)

(420)

(348)

(136)

(859)

(212)

(781)

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Florida

45. Illegal Immigrants
Should most illegal immigrants working in the United States be:
Gender
Offered a chance to apply for legal
status
Deported to the country they came
from
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

60%

56%

64%

77%

64%

54%

55%

54%

84%

65%

40%

44%

36%

23%

36%

46%

45%

46%

16%

35%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(448)

(539)

(155)

(223)

(363)

(246)

(672)

(126)

(154)

Party ID
Offered a chance to apply for legal
status
Deported to the country they came
from
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

60%

81%

64%

35%

89%

64%

37%

43%

63%

30%

68%

40%

19%

36%

65%

11%

36%

63%

57%

37%

70%

32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(349)

(298)

(325)

(225)

(416)

(346)

(135)

(852)

(210)

(774)

45

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46. Republican Party United Behind Trump
How much does it matter whether the Republican party establishment is united behind Donald Trump in 2016?
Asked of Republicans

Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
30%
16%
11%

40%
36%
12%
12%

45%
24%
20%
11%




28%
47%
13%
12%

40%
26%
20%
14%

58%
24%
14%
5%

43%
30%
17%
11%










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(148)

(179)

100%

(327)

(76)

(128)

(92)

(277)

(30)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(4)

(40)

White Evangelical

(6)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
30%
16%
11%







43%
30%
16%
11%




46%
29%
12%
13%

42%
30%
18%
11%

43%
30%
16%
11%

43%
30%
16%
11%

41%
28%
20%
11%

44%
31%
14%
11%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(90)

(231)

(84)

(242)

(127)

(199)

100%
(327)

(0)

(0)

(327)

(6)

46

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Florida

47. Democratic Party United Behind Clinton
How much does it matter whether the Democratic party establishment is united behind Hillary Clinton in 2016?
Asked of Democrats

Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
23%
10%
5%

57%
24%
10%
8%

65%
22%
9%
4%

46%
41%
10%
3%

60%
22%
8%
9%

64%
18%
10%
8%

73%
16%
10%
1%

57%
27%
9%
8%

72%
18%
8%
2%

66%
18%
13%
3%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(354)

(134)

(220)

(70)

(71)

(121)

(94)

(198)

(87)

(62)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(7)

White Evangelical

Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

62%
23%
10%
5%

62%
23%
10%
5%







67%
21%
7%
5%

57%
24%
14%
5%







63%
22%
10%
5%




62%
22%
10%
5%

100%

100%

100%
(148)

100%

(164)

100%

(353)

100%

(354)

(1)

(0)

(43)

(21)

(333)

(30)

(323)

47