CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker

Ohio
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

1104 Likely Voters⇤
July 13-15, 2016

±3.5%

1. How do you feel about the direction of the country right now?
Very optimistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Somewhat optimistic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Somewhat worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Very worried . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%

2. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .92%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
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 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%
No attention so far . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

1110 registered voters total were interviewed. 1104 likely voters are included.

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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?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .44%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
Gary Johnson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Jill Stein . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Probably won’t vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

5. Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump

Very strong – I’ve decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 67%
Strong – I probably won’t change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
Somewhat strong – I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Not too strong – I’ll probably change at some point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

6. What is the main reason behind your vote for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump in
November?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton

Mainly because I like Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48%
Mainly because Hillary Clinton will be the party’s nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Mainly to oppose Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%

7. Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Clinton

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 87%

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8. Which of these best describe you?

Asked of respondents voting for Trump or ’Someone else’

I might have considered voting Democratic this year, if someone other than
Hillary Clinton was the nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%
I wouldn’t have voted for a Democrat no matter who was the nominee . . . 46%

9. What is the main reason behind your vote for Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in
November?
Asked of respondents voting for Trump

Mainly because I like Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Mainly because Donald Trump will be the party’s nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
Mainly to oppose Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 53%

10. Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Trump

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

11. Which of these best describe you?

Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or ’Someone else’

I might have considered voting Republican this year, if someone other than
Donald Trump was the nominee . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
I wouldn’t have voted for a Republican no matter who was the nominee . .54%

12. Whether or not you support him, what would you like to see Donald Trump do at the
Republican convention next week? Check all that apply.
Reach out to minority groups . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .38%
Soften his tone and rhetoric . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
Criticize Hillary Clinton and the Democrats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Explain specifics about his policies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74%
Try to unify the Republican party . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

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13. Whether or not you support him, is there any agreement between you and Donald Trump
on:

Immigration
How to fight terrorism
The need to change
Washington
How to change Wall
Street and economic
inequality

Yes, at least some
50%
51%

No, none
50%
49%

73%

27%

52%

48%

14. Who would do better on:

Being independent
from big donors
Issues of race and
race relations
Fixing the economy
Picking Supreme
Court justices
Bringing change to
Washington
Looking out for
people like you

Donald Trump

Hillary Clinton

No difference

48%

20%

32%

30%
43%

51%
40%

19%
17%

40%

47%

13%

49%

27%

24%

36%

42%

22%

15. This campaign season, how much have you seen or heard about the things Donald Trump
or Hillary Clinton "tweet" – that is, post and write on Twitter?
A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
None . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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16. Would you like to see Donald Trump’s VP be someone who...

Has government
experience
Is as outspoken as
Trump is
Has military
experience
Is more conservative
than Trump

Yes

No

Doesn’t matter

62%

7%

31%

18%

41%

41%

40%

9%

51%

34%

25%

41%

17. Right now, to ease tensions between police and protestors the country most needs...
Strong leadership that restores order . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .36%
Compassionate leadership that reasons with all sides . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Competent leadership to manage the crises . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%

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

Is honest and
trustworthy
Reckless
Represents the real
essence of the
Democratic party
Can keep America
safe from terrorism

Describes

Does not describe

30%
46%

70%
54%

70%

30%

41%

59%

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

Is honest and
trustworthy
Reckless
Represents the real
essence of the
Republican party
Can keep America
safe from terrorism

Describes

Does not describe

36%
66%

64%
34%

36%

64%

44%

56%

20. 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 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33%
Things in this country are already going badly, so we can’t afford to take a
chance on the next President . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
Things in this country are actually going okay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%

21. In the U.S. Senate election in Ohio in November, are you planning to vote for...
Rob Portman, the Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
Ted Strickland, the Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
Not sure yet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

22. Are you satisfied or unsatisfied with the Justice Department’s decision regarding Hillary
Clinton’s emails?
Satisfied . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%
Unsatisfied . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%

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23. In recent years, do you feel U.S. trade deals with other countries have been:
A necessary way to keep the U.S. competitive in a global economy . . . . . . 37%
A unnecessary giveaway to big business and foreign countries . . . . . . . . . . 63%

24. Should most illegal immigrants working in the United States be:
Offered a chance to apply for legal status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 61%
Deported to the country they came from . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 39%

25. Regardless of which party you may vote for today, in recent past elections do you usually
...?
Vote for Republicans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Vote for Democrats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40%
Split between both about evenly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20%
Vote for third parties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .2%
Don’t usually vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

26. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

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27. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a...?
Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

28. There are a lot of reasons people associate with a political party. Are you a Republican
today because of...
Asked of Republicans and Republican-leaning Independents

Taxes and spending
They’re more
pro-business
Faith and morals
Issues of race and
rights
I just don’t like
Democrats

A reason
84%

Not a reason
16%

68%
72%

32%
28%

51%

49%

33%

67%

29. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38%

30. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

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31. Are you male or female?
Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 51%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49%

32. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%

33. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 81%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

34. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%

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1. Direction of Economy
How do you feel about the direction of the country right now?
Gender
Very optimistic
Somewhat optimistic
Somewhat worried
Very worried
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

7%
18%
35%
40%

6%
18%
33%
42%

7%
18%
36%
39%

5%
17%
49%
28%

10%
16%
36%
39%

6%
20%
29%
45%

6%
17%
34%
43%

5%
16%
35%
44%

18%
28%
35%
19%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,103)

(559)

(543)

(171)

(253)

(466)

(212)

(896)

(150)

Party ID
Very optimistic
Somewhat optimistic
Somewhat worried
Very worried
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

7%
18%
35%
40%

15%
34%
37%
15%

3%
15%
30%
52%

1%
4%
35%
60%

13%
32%
38%
17%

8%
25%
39%
29%

2%
3%
29%
66%

3%
8%
33%
56%

8%
21%
35%
36%

3%
5%
24%
68%

7%
21%
37%
34%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,103)

(419)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(411)

(421)

(232)

(871)

(210)

(892)

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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

92%
5%
3%
0%
0%
0%

95%
4%
2%
0%
0%
0%

89%
7%
4%
0%
0%
0%

91%
4%
4%
0%
0%
0%

86%
9%
4%
0%
0%
0%

94%
4%
2%
0%
0%
0%

94%
3%
2%
0%
0%
0%

92%
5%
3%
0%
0%
0%

90%
7%
3%
0%
0%
0%











100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,104)

(561)

(543)

(171)

(253)

(468)

(212)

(897)

(150)

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

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

92%
5%
3%
0%
0%
0%

93%
5%
2%
0%
0%
0%

90%
7%
3%
0%
0%
0%

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

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

87%
8%
5%
0%
0%
0%

95%
4%
2%
0%
0%
0%

94%
3%
3%
0%
0%
0%

91%
6%
2%
0%
0%
0%

96%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

91%
6%
3%
0%
0%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,104)

(419)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(413)

(421)

(232)

(872)

(210)

(893)

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Ohio

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

73%
22%
4%
1%

82%
16%
2%
1%

64%
29%
6%
1%

78%
17%
5%
0%

66%
29%
4%
1%

74%
20%
4%
1%

76%
20%
2%
1%

74%
22%
3%
1%

70%
25%
4%
1%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,102)

(561)

(542)

(171)

(253)

(468)

(210)

(897)

(148)

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

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

73%
22%
4%
1%

72%
21%
5%
1%

78%
20%
1%
0%

72%
25%
3%
1%

84%
15%
1%
0%

62%
29%
7%
1%

77%
20%
3%
0%

72%
26%
1%
1%

74%
21%
4%
1%

86%
12%
1%
0%

71%
24%
4%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,102)

(418)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(411)

(421)

(232)

(870)

(210)

(892)

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Ohio

4. Presidential Vote 2016
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?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
40%
5%
3%
3%
5%
0%

39%
44%
8%
2%
2%
4%
1%

48%
36%
1%
3%
3%
7%
1%

44%
16%
16%
10%
4%
9%
0%

47%
35%
6%
2%
4%
6%
1%

43%
47%
1%
1%
2%
5%
1%

43%
51%
1%
1%
1%
4%
0%

37%
46%
5%
3%
3%
6%
0%

85%
6%
0%
2%
2%
2%
3%













100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,104)

(561)

(543)

(171)

(253)

(468)

(212)

(897)

(150)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
40%
5%
3%
3%
5%
0%

89%
4%
1%
2%
1%
3%
1%

27%
46%
8%
7%
4%
7%
1%

6%
78%
6%
0%
3%
6%
1%

86%
3%
2%
6%
1%
3%
0%

52%
25%
7%
3%
3%
8%
1%

9%
78%
4%
0%
3%
5%
1%

17%
64%
5%
1%
5%
8%
0%

51%
34%
4%
3%
2%
5%
1%

6%
84%
3%
1%
3%
3%
0%

53%
30%
5%
3%
2%
6%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,104)

(419)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(413)

(421)

(232)

(872)

(210)

(893)

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Ohio

5. Support for Candidate
Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump

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

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

67%
23%

69%
22%

65%
24%

51%
29%

62%
24%

71%
20%

72%
25%

66%
23%

67%
24%



9%

9%

9%

15%

12%

8%

3%

9%

8%

1%

0%

3%

5%

2%

1%

1%

1%

2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(924)

(467)

(457)

(103)

(206)

(417)

(198)

(743)

(134)

Party ID
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably change
at some point
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(12)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

67%
23%

73%
18%

58%
28%

66%
24%

77%
19%

58%
25%

68%
23%

64%
22%

68%
23%

77%
18%

64%
24%

9%

7%

11%

9%

3%

13%

9%

13%

8%

5%

10%

1%

1%

3%

0%

1%

3%

0%

1%

2%

0%

2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(924)

(389)

(223)

(299)

(240)

(320)

(364)

(186)

(737)

(188)

(735)

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Ohio

6. Why Voting for Clinton
What is the main reason behind your vote for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump in November?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton

Gender
Mainly because I like Hillary Clinton
Mainly because Hillary Clinton 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

48%

41%

54%

30%

41%

56%

53%

43%

63%

19%
33%

21%
38%

18%
28%

28%
42%

22%
36%

18%
25%

10%
36%

19%
38%

18%
19%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(482)

(221)

(261)

(76)

(118)

(199)

(90)

(333)

(126)

Party ID
Mainly because I like Hillary Clinton
Mainly because Hillary Clinton will be
the party’s nominee
Mainly to oppose Donald Trump
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(10)

(14)

White Evangelical

Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

48%

55%

28%

50%

47%

48%

48%

19%
33%

22%
23%

10%
61%


25%
25%

15%
38%



20%
31%


19%
33%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(231)

(216)

100%

(82)

100%

(373)

100%

(482)

(21)

(35)

(39)

(444)

(12)

(470)

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Ohio

7. Consider Clinton
Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for 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%

1%

11%
87%

Age group

Female

30-44

45-64

2%

4%

1%

1%

2%

8%
91%

16%
82%

18%
78%

14%
84%

9%
90%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(617)

(338)

(279)

(95)

(134)

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

Black

Hispanic

Other

2%

8%
90%

11%
88%




100%

100%

100%

(266)

(122)

(561)

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

(22)

White Evangelical
Conservative

Yes

(3)

No

(30)
Tea Party

Yes

No

2%

3%

0%

3%

0%

1%

2%

1%

2%

11%
87%


16%
81%

4%
96%


22%
75%

4%
96%

7%
92%

13%
85%

4%
95%

15%
83%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(337)

100%

(223)

(196)

(384)

(193)

(424)

(198)

(418)

100%
(617)

(44)

(36)

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Ohio

8. Why Not Consider Clinton
Which of these best describe you?

Asked of respondents voting for Trump or ’Someone else’

Gender
I might have considered voting
Democratic this year, if someone
other than Hillary Clinton was the
nominee
I wouldn’t have voted for a Democrat
no matter who was the nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

54%

54%

55%

57%

56%

52%

56%

54%

46%

46%

45%

43%

44%

48%

44%

46%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(564)

(317)

(247)

(85)

(121)

(243)

(115)

(516)

Party ID
I might have considered voting
Democratic this year, if someone
other than Hillary Clinton was the
nominee
I wouldn’t have voted for a Democrat
no matter who was the nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(16)

(3)

White Evangelical

(29)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

54%

72%

37%

76%

41%

47%

58%

42%

61%

46%

28%

63%

24%

59%

53%

42%

58%

39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(317)

100%

(203)

(169)

(363)

(176)

(388)

(189)

(375)

100%
(564)

(34)

(32)

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Ohio

9. Why Voting for Trump
What is the main reason behind your vote for Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton in November?
Asked of respondents voting for Trump

Gender
Mainly because I like Donald Trump
Mainly because Donald Trump 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

37%

39%

35%

35%

38%

39%

35%

10%
53%

10%
51%

10%
55%


10%
54%

9%
53%

14%
47%

10%
55%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(245)

(196)

100%

(441)

(88)

(217)

(107)

(409)

(28)

Party ID
Mainly because I like Donald Trump
Mainly because Donald Trump will be
the party’s nominee
Mainly to oppose Hillary Clinton
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(8)

(3)

White Evangelical

(20)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%

39%

37%

36%

37%

31%

41%

44%

33%

10%
53%


6%
55%

12%
51%


8%
56%

11%
51%

14%
55%

8%
51%

9%
47%

11%
56%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(278)

100%

(141)

(104)

(328)

(148)

(293)

(176)

(264)

100%
(441)

(16)

(9)

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Ohio

10. Consider Trump
Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for 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%

3%

12%
86%

Age group

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

White

Black

1%

4%

2%

2%

0%

2%

10%
87%

13%
85%

12%
84%

14%
84%

12%
85%

6%
94%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(658)

(313)

(345)

(143)

100%

100%

(165)

(249)

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+

Hispanic

Other

1%

14%
83%

4%
95%



100%

100%

100%

(102)

(484)

(140)

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

(11)

(24)

White Evangelical
Conservative

Yes

No

Tea Party
Yes

No

2%

1%

2%

7%

0%

3%

6%

7%

1%

2%

12%
86%

4%
94%

20%
78%

30%
63%

4%
96%

13%
84%

29%
64%

18%
75%

11%
88%


10%
88%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(402)

(163)

(79)

(260)

(307)

(91)

(83)

(575)

100%

(658)

(34)

(624)

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11. Why Not Consider Trump
Which of these best describe you?

Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or ’Someone else’

Gender
I might have considered voting
Republican this year, if someone other
than Donald Trump was the nominee
I wouldn’t have voted for a Republican
no matter who was the nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

46%

55%

37%

60%

49%

37%

43%

50%

28%

54%

45%

63%

40%

51%

63%

57%

50%

72%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(602)

(292)

(310)

(132)

(150)

(225)

(95)

(435)

(135)

Party ID
I might have considered voting
Republican this year, if someone other
than Donald Trump was the nominee
I wouldn’t have voted for a Republican
no matter who was the nominee
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(10)

(22)

White Evangelical

Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%

29%

69%

100%

27%

54%

80%

66%

43%

45%

54%

71%

31%

0%

73%

46%

20%

34%

57%

55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(392)

(140)

(59)

(254)

(278)

(70)

(68)

(534)

100%

(602)

(24)

(577)

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Ohio

12. Trump at Convention
Whether or not you support him, what would you like to see Donald Trump do at the Republican convention next week? Check all that apply.
Gender
Reach out to minority groups
Soften his tone and rhetoric
Criticize Hillary Clinton and the
Democrats
Explain specifics about his policies
Try to unify the Republican party
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

38%
45%

40%
40%

36%
50%

47%
55%

37%
47%

34%
39%

41%
47%

38%
45%

44%
48%



16%
74%
41%

23%
73%
46%

10%
75%
35%

18%
76%
29%

15%
73%
38%

17%
74%
43%

16%
74%
46%

18%
76%
45%

5%
66%
15%

(1,104)

(561)

(543)

(171)

(253)

(468)

(212)

(897)

(150)





Party ID
Reach out to minority groups
Soften his tone and rhetoric
Criticize Hillary Clinton and the
Democrats
Explain specifics about his policies
Try to unify the Republican party
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

38%
45%

34%
46%

35%
46%

45%
42%

36%
47%

37%
48%

40%
40%

43%
49%

37%
44%

32%
31%

39%
48%

16%
74%
41%

4%
75%
14%

20%
75%
43%

28%
74%
71%

4%
77%
13%

9%
73%
29%

31%
73%
69%

24%
72%
60%

14%
75%
35%

38%
66%
68%

11%
76%
34%

(1,104)

(419)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(413)

(421)

(232)

(872)

(210)

(893)

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13. Agreement with Trump Policies – Immigration
Whether or not you support him, is there any agreement between you and Donald Trump on:
Gender
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

53%
47%

47%
53%

22%
78%

49%
51%

58%
42%

57%
43%

55%
45%

24%
76%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,084)

(553)

(531)

(169)

(249)

(457)

(209)

(884)

(145)

Party ID
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(42)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%
50%

18%
82%

59%
41%

81%
19%

9%
91%

43%
57%

83%
17%

73%
27%

44%
56%

91%
9%

40%
60%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,084)

(412)

(303)

(350)

(269)

(403)

(412)

(227)

(857)

(207)

(876)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Ohio

14. Agreement with Trump Policies – How to fight terrorism
Whether or not you support him, is there any agreement between you and Donald Trump on:
Gender
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

51%
49%

55%
45%

48%
52%

30%
70%

51%
49%

57%
43%

58%
42%

56%
44%

22%
78%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,086)

(554)

(532)

(169)

(249)

(459)

(208)

(885)

(145)

Party ID
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

51%
49%

17%
83%

62%
38%

84%
16%

10%
90%

44%
56%

85%
15%

75%
25%

45%
55%

90%
10%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,086)

(413)

(304)

(350)

(268)

(405)

(412)

(228)

(858)

(207)

(877)

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Ohio

15. Agreement with Trump Policies – The need to change Washington
Whether or not you support him, is there any agreement between you and Donald Trump on:
Gender
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

73%
27%

78%
22%

67%
33%

67%
33%

72%
28%

74%
26%

74%
26%

77%
23%

43%
57%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,087)

(554)

(533)

(169)

(250)

(460)

(208)

(884)

(147)

Party ID
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

73%
27%

49%
51%

81%
19%

93%
7%

49%
51%

68%
32%

92%
8%

86%
14%

69%
31%

91%
9%

68%
32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,087)

(412)

(304)

(352)

(270)

(402)

(414)

(228)

(859)

(207)

(879)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Ohio

16. Agreement with Trump Policies – How to change Wall Street and economic inequality
Whether or not you support him, is there any agreement between you and Donald Trump on:
Gender
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

52%
48%

53%
47%

51%
49%

41%
59%

54%
46%

54%
46%

55%
45%

56%
44%

26%
74%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,078)

(549)

(529)

(169)

(250)

(456)

(204)

(878)

(144)

Party ID
Yes, at least some
No, none
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

52%
48%

24%
76%

61%
39%

78%
22%

21%
79%

48%
52%

76%
24%

67%
33%

48%
52%

81%
19%

45%
55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,078)

(413)

(300)

(347)

(268)

(404)

(406)

(226)

(852)

(206)

(872)

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Ohio

17. Which Candidate Does Better – Being independent from big donors
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

48%
20%
32%

52%
17%
31%

44%
24%
32%

36%
18%
46%

42%
22%
36%

54%
19%
27%

54%
23%
24%

53%
16%
30%

17%
45%
38%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,092)

(555)

(537)

(171)

(250)

(462)

(209)

(889)

(147)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

48%
20%
32%

13%
46%
41%

58%
7%
35%

81%
2%
17%

14%
38%
48%

39%
25%
36%

79%
4%
17%

67%
7%
27%

43%
24%
33%

86%
6%
8%

39%
24%
37%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,092)

(415)

(304)

(355)

(270)

(405)

(417)

(232)

(860)

(208)

(883)

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Ohio

18. Which Candidate Does Better – Issues of race and race relations
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

30%
51%
19%

32%
50%
19%

28%
52%
21%

13%
63%
23%

24%
53%
23%

35%
48%
17%

39%
44%
17%

33%
46%
21%

5%
80%
14%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,097)

(560)

(538)

(171)

(251)

(466)

(209)

(894)

(147)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

30%
51%
19%

3%
90%
7%

35%
39%
26%

57%
16%
26%

2%
92%
7%

18%
60%
23%

60%
15%
25%

49%
26%
25%

25%
57%
18%

66%
10%
24%

21%
60%
19%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,097)

(417)

(304)

(356)

(270)

(409)

(418)

(232)

(866)

(209)

(887)

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Ohio

19. Which Candidate Does Better – Fixing the economy
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

43%
40%
17%

46%
38%
16%

40%
43%
18%

25%
48%
27%

38%
38%
24%

49%
38%
12%

49%
42%
10%

48%
36%
16%

8%
71%
21%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,095)

(557)

(538)

(171)

(251)

(462)

(210)

(890)

(149)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

43%
40%
17%

6%
83%
11%

52%
24%
24%

78%
5%
17%

5%
81%
15%

29%
46%
25%

81%
8%
11%

66%
17%
17%

37%
47%
17%

85%
7%
8%

33%
48%
19%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,095)

(418)

(305)

(354)

(270)

(408)

(417)

(231)

(864)

(209)

(885)

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Ohio

20. Which Candidate Does Better – Picking Supreme Court justices
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

40%
47%
13%

45%
44%
11%

35%
49%
16%

24%
52%
24%

34%
49%
18%

45%
45%
10%

49%
43%
8%

46%
41%
14%

6%
82%
13%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,099)

(560)

(539)

(171)

(250)

(465)

(212)

(894)

(149)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

40%
47%
13%

3%
90%
7%

47%
33%
20%

78%
9%
13%

2%
93%
5%

27%
54%
20%

78%
10%
12%

64%
18%
19%

34%
54%
12%

85%
8%
7%

29%
56%
15%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,099)

(418)

(305)

(357)

(270)

(409)

(419)

(232)

(867)

(210)

(888)

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Ohio

21. Which Candidate Does Better – Bringing change to Washington
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

49%
27%
24%

54%
20%
26%

45%
33%
22%

38%
23%
38%

44%
26%
30%

55%
27%
18%

53%
30%
18%

56%
21%
23%

10%
60%
30%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,098)

(558)

(539)

(171)

(251)

(463)

(212)

(893)

(149)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

49%
27%
24%

13%
59%
28%

56%
12%
32%

86%
1%
12%

14%
52%
33%

37%
32%
30%

84%
4%
12%

69%
10%
21%

44%
31%
25%

88%
6%
6%

40%
31%
28%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,098)

(416)

(305)

(356)

(270)

(409)

(419)

(231)

(867)

(209)

(888)

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22. Which Candidate Does Better – Looking out for people like you
Who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

36%
42%
22%

39%
38%
23%

34%
46%
20%

19%
47%
34%

33%
42%
25%

41%
40%
19%

45%
41%
14%

41%
36%
22%

4%
78%
18%

Totals
(Weighted N)





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,096)

(558)

(537)

(171)

(250)

(464)

(210)

(892)

(147)

Party ID

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton
No difference

36%
42%
22%

2%
84%
13%

42%
27%
31%

72%
7%
22%

2%
84%
14%

22%
48%
31%

73%
9%
18%

58%
18%
24%

31%
48%
21%

81%
9%
10%

26%
50%
24%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,096)

(417)

(304)

(357)

(270)

(406)

(420)

(232)

(864)

(210)

(885)

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23. Candidate Twitter
This campaign season, how much have you seen or heard about the things Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton "tweet" – that is, post and write on Twitter?
Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
None
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

30%
37%
17%
16%

35%
37%
14%
14%

24%
37%
20%
19%

45%
41%
7%
6%

29%
39%
20%
12%

27%
39%
16%
18%

24%
28%
22%
25%

29%
37%
19%
16%

35%
36%
12%
17%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,101)

(561)

(540)

(171)

(251)

(467)

(212)

(896)

(148)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
None
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

30%
37%
17%
16%

32%
34%
16%
19%

29%
39%
18%
13%

27%
39%
18%
16%

42%
38%
9%
11%

25%
34%
20%
21%

26%
40%
19%
15%

26%
35%
21%
18%

31%
38%
16%
16%

29%
41%
17%
12%

30%
36%
17%
17%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,101)

(418)

(306)

(358)

(269)

(412)

(420)

(232)

(869)

(210)

(891)

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24. Trump VP Pick – Has government experience
Would you like to see Donald Trump’s VP be someone who...
Gender
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

62%
7%
31%

60%
6%
34%

65%
8%
27%

68%
7%
25%

58%
10%
32%

60%
7%
33%

67%
4%
29%

66%
6%
28%

46%
14%
40%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,092)

(556)

(536)

(171)

(249)

(463)

(208)

(893)

(143)

Party ID
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

62%
7%
31%

50%
10%
40%

61%
6%
34%

79%
3%
18%

51%
6%
43%

57%
9%
34%

74%
5%
20%

71%
5%
24%

60%
7%
33%

65%
8%
27%

62%
7%
32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,092)

(415)

(301)

(356)

(270)

(406)

(416)

(230)

(862)

(208)

(883)

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25. Trump VP Pick – Is as outspoken as Trump is
Would you like to see Donald Trump’s VP be someone who...
Gender
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

18%
41%
41%

18%
38%
44%

17%
45%
38%

10%
55%
35%

20%
43%
37%

18%
36%
46%

21%
39%
41%

18%
43%
39%

13%
37%
50%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,087)

(553)

(534)

(171)

(252)

(461)

(203)

(886)

(144)

Party ID
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

18%
41%
41%

10%
47%
43%

19%
40%
41%

25%
35%
39%

7%
46%
47%

14%
45%
41%

28%
35%
37%

22%
45%
33%

16%
40%
43%

31%
27%
42%

14%
45%
41%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,087)

(411)

(301)

(356)

(269)

(404)

(414)

(227)

(860)

(208)

(878)

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26. Trump VP Pick – Has military experience
Would you like to see Donald Trump’s VP be someone who...
Gender
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

40%
9%
51%

34%
9%
57%

46%
10%
44%

24%
17%
59%

43%
10%
47%

41%
8%
51%

47%
6%
47%

43%
8%
49%

19%
20%
61%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,086)

(552)

(533)

(171)

(251)

(456)

(208)

(890)

(140)

Party ID
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

40%
9%
51%

24%
15%
61%

43%
7%
49%

56%
4%
40%

20%
14%
66%

37%
11%
52%

56%
5%
39%

53%
6%
42%

37%
10%
53%

48%
6%
46%

38%
10%
52%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,086)

(411)

(301)

(356)

(269)

(400)

(416)

(231)

(855)

(209)

(876)

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Ohio

27. Trump VP Pick – Is more conservative than Trump
Would you like to see Donald Trump’s VP be someone who...
Gender
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

34%
25%
41%

35%
23%
42%

32%
27%
40%

20%
44%
35%

33%
30%
37%

38%
17%
45%

37%
21%
41%

36%
25%
39%

19%
28%
53%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,084)

(552)

(531)

(171)

(251)

(456)

(205)

(887)

(141)

Party ID
Yes
No
Doesn’t matter
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

34%
25%
41%

16%
38%
46%

33%
26%
41%

55%
10%
35%

8%
42%
50%

21%
32%
47%

63%
7%
30%

53%
14%
33%

29%
28%
43%

61%
10%
29%

27%
29%
44%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,084)

(409)

(301)

(355)

(269)

(400)

(415)

(228)

(856)

(209)

(874)

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28. Police and Protestor Tensions
Right now, to ease tensions between police and protestors the country most needs...
Gender
Strong leadership that restores order
Compassionate leadership that
reasons with all sides
Competent leadership to manage the
crises
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

36%

33%

38%

28%

34%

39%

37%

37%

25%

37%

40%

35%

49%

37%

32%

39%

34%

57%

27%

27%

27%

23%

29%

28%

24%

29%

18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,100)

(558)

(542)

(171)

(251)

(465)

(212)

(894)

(150)

Party ID
Strong leadership that restores order
Compassionate leadership that
reasons with all sides
Competent leadership to manage the
crises
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

36%

19%

38%

53%

12%

32%

55%

46%

33%

58%

30%

37%

59%

31%

17%

66%

41%

16%

21%

42%

11%

44%

27%

22%

31%

30%

23%

27%

30%

33%

25%

31%

26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,100)

(418)

(304)

(358)

(269)

(410)

(421)

(232)

(868)

(210)

(889)

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Ohio

29. 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

30%
70%

24%
76%

37%
63%

22%
78%

28%
72%

34%
66%

31%
69%

25%
75%

67%
33%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(553)

(530)

(169)

(247)

(461)

(207)

(881)

(146)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

30%
70%

66%
34%

16%
84%

2%
98%

60%
40%

36%
64%

6%
94%

12%
88%

35%
65%

6%
94%

36%
64%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(406)

(304)

(353)

(264)

(402)

(416)

(231)

(853)

(208)

(874)

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30. Clinton Traits – Reckless
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

46%
54%

52%
48%

40%
60%

38%
62%

48%
52%

50%
50%

44%
56%

49%
51%

21%
79%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,081)

(552)

(529)

(170)

(246)

(461)

(205)

(880)

(145)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%
54%

15%
85%

54%
46%

74%
26%

15%
85%

36%
64%

77%
23%

63%
37%

42%
58%

84%
16%

37%
63%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,081)

(406)

(303)

(352)

(265)

(402)

(415)

(229)

(853)

(208)

(873)

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Ohio

31. Clinton Traits – Represents the real essence of the Democratic party
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

70%
30%

70%
30%

70%
30%

56%
44%

66%
34%

75%
25%

75%
25%

69%
31%

82%
18%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(553)

(530)

(169)

(245)

(462)

(207)

(880)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

70%
30%

81%
19%

64%
36%

63%
37%

76%
24%

69%
31%

68%
32%

63%
37%

72%
28%

74%
26%

69%
31%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(410)

(302)

(352)

(265)

(403)

(415)

(230)

(853)

(208)

(874)

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Ohio

32. Clinton Traits – Can keep America safe from terrorism
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%

37%
63%

45%
55%

44%
56%

40%
60%

43%
57%

35%
65%

35%
65%

74%
26%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(550)

(533)

(169)

(248)

(461)

(206)

(879)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

41%
59%

83%
17%

27%
73%

5%
95%

79%
21%

48%
52%

10%
90%

16%
84%

48%
52%

8%
92%

49%
51%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(411)

(303)

(350)

(267)

(401)

(416)

(230)

(853)

(208)

(874)

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Ohio

33. 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

36%
64%

40%
60%

33%
67%

16%
84%

29%
71%

44%
56%

45%
55%

39%
61%

15%
85%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,070)

(544)

(525)

(170)

(244)

(452)

(204)

(868)

(146)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

36%
64%

8%
92%

41%
59%

67%
33%

5%
95%

26%
74%

67%
33%

55%
45%

31%
69%

76%
24%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,070)

(411)

(299)

(342)

(264)

(405)

(400)

(228)

(842)

(200)

(869)

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34. Trump Traits – Reckless
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

66%
34%

63%
37%

68%
32%

83%
17%

69%
31%

60%
40%

59%
41%

63%
37%

82%
18%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(552)

(531)

(170)

(245)

(461)

(207)

(879)

(148)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

66%
34%

91%
9%

59%
41%

42%
58%

93%
7%

75%
25%

39%
61%

53%
47%

69%
31%

30%
70%

74%
26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,083)

(414)

(303)

(348)

(265)

(407)

(411)

(229)

(854)

(207)

(875)

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35. Trump Traits – Represents the real essence of the Republican party
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

36%
64%

36%
64%

35%
65%

31%
69%

38%
62%

36%
64%

36%
64%

35%
65%

36%
64%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,079)

(551)

(528)

(170)

(245)

(459)

(205)

(877)

(146)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

36%
64%

32%
68%

33%
67%

44%
56%

38%
62%

29%
71%

41%
59%

36%
64%

35%
65%

37%
63%

35%
65%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,079)

(410)

(304)

(348)

(264)

(404)

(410)

(228)

(851)

(206)

(872)

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36. Trump Traits – Can keep America safe from terrorism
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

44%
56%

49%
51%

39%
61%

20%
80%

42%
58%

51%
49%

52%
48%

49%
51%

16%
84%



100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,078)

(552)

(526)

(170)

(244)

(458)

(206)

(877)

(146)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
56%

10%
90%

54%
46%

78%
22%

7%
93%

34%
66%

78%
22%

65%
35%

39%
61%

87%
13%

34%
66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,078)

(410)

(303)

(348)

(264)

(403)

(411)

(228)

(850)

(206)

(871)

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37. 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

33%

36%

30%

14%

29%

38%

42%

34%

21%

45%

40%

51%

52%

51%

42%

40%

47%

41%

22%

24%

19%

34%

21%

20%

18%

19%

38%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,098)

(558)

(541)

(171)

(252)

(464)

(211)

(893)

(149)

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

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

33%

14%

42%

47%

10%

31%

50%

41%

31%

57%

28%

45%

45%

43%

48%

47%

44%

46%

50%

44%

40%

46%

22%

41%

15%

5%

44%

25%

4%

10%

25%

3%

26%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,098)

(416)

(305)

(357)

(269)

(409)

(420)

(231)

(867)

(210)

(888)

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Ohio

38. 2016 Senate Vote
In the U.S. Senate election in Ohio in November, are you planning to vote for...
Gender
Rob Portman, the Republican
Ted Strickland, the Democrat
Not sure yet
Someone else
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

41%
40%
14%
4%

48%
38%
10%
4%

35%
41%
19%
5%

30%
45%
21%
4%

39%
40%
17%
4%

46%
38%
12%
5%

45%
39%
11%
5%

47%
35%
14%
3%

9%
67%
14%
10%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,102)

(560)

(542)

(171)

(253)

(466)

(212)

(896)

(148)

Party ID
Rob Portman, the Republican
Ted Strickland, the Democrat
Not sure yet
Someone else
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

41%
40%
14%
4%

2%
83%
12%
3%

45%
26%
21%
7%

85%
3%
9%
3%

3%
85%
9%
3%

27%
45%
21%
6%

80%
5%
11%
4%

69%
14%
13%
4%

34%
47%
15%
5%

83%
7%
5%
5%

32%
47%
16%
4%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,102)

(418)

(307)

(357)

(270)

(412)

(420)

(232)

(870)

(209)

(892)

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39. Satisfaction with DOJ Decision on Clinton Emails
Are you satisfied or unsatisfied with the Justice Department’s decision regarding Hillary Clinton’s emails?
Gender
Satisfied
Unsatisfied
Not sure
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

38%
52%
10%

36%
56%
7%

39%
49%
13%

31%
52%
17%

37%
50%
13%

39%
52%
8%

40%
56%
5%

32%
59%
9%

73%
11%
16%





100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,100)

(559)

(541)

(169)

(253)

(467)

(210)

(895)

(148)

Party ID
Satisfied
Unsatisfied
Not sure
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

38%
52%
10%

75%
11%
14%

25%
66%
9%

5%
89%
6%

76%
14%
10%

43%
42%
15%

7%
87%
5%

14%
78%
9%

44%
46%
10%

4%
93%
3%

45%
43%
12%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,100)

(415)

(307)

(358)

(270)

(409)

(421)

(232)

(868)

(208)

(891)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Ohio

40. Foreign Trade
In recent years, do you feel U.S. trade deals with other countries have been:
Gender
A necessary way to keep the U.S.
competitive in a global economy
A unnecessary giveaway to big
business and foreign countries
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%

35%

39%

57%

37%

33%

29%

35%

50%


63%

65%

61%

43%

63%

67%

71%

65%

50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,085)

(552)

(533)

(170)

(251)

(458)

(206)

(885)

(147)

Party ID
A necessary way to keep the U.S.
competitive in a global economy
A unnecessary giveaway to big
business and foreign countries
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(41)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%

50%

30%

28%

52%

38%

26%

33%

38%

18%

41%

63%

50%

70%

72%

48%

62%

74%

67%

62%

82%

59%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,085)

(415)

(299)

(353)

(268)

(403)

(414)

(227)

(858)

(207)

(877)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Ohio

41. 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

61%

58%

64%

78%

64%

53%

63%

58%

81%

39%

42%

36%

22%

36%

47%

37%

42%

19%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,095)

(557)

(538)

(169)

(251)

(464)

(211)

(890)

(148)

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

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(43)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

61%

84%

58%

37%

93%

68%

35%

48%

65%

31%

68%

39%

16%

42%

63%

7%

32%

65%

52%

35%

69%

32%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,095)

(414)

(304)

(356)

(268)

(408)

(418)

(231)

(864)

(205)

(888)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
Ohio

42. Past Voting Pattern
Regardless of which party you may vote for today, in recent past elections do you usually ...?
Gender
Vote for Republicans
Vote for Democrats
Split between both about evenly
Vote for third parties
Don’t usually vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
40%
20%
2%
1%

42%
36%
20%
2%
1%

32%
45%
20%
1%
1%

36%
43%
13%
6%
2%

37%
42%
18%
1%
1%

37%
40%
21%
1%
1%

36%
37%
24%
1%
1%

43%
34%
20%
1%
1%

4%
82%
12%
1%
1%









100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,103)

(560)

(543)

(171)

(253)

(467)

(212)

(896)

(150)

Party ID
Vote for Republicans
Vote for Democrats
Split between both about evenly
Vote for third parties
Don’t usually vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(13)

White Evangelical

(44)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%
40%
20%
2%
1%

0%
92%
7%
0%
1%

31%
19%
44%
5%
1%

86%
0%
12%
1%
1%

2%
89%
9%
1%
1%

21%
44%
30%
3%
2%

76%
5%
17%
1%
1%

64%
14%
21%
0%
2%

30%
47%
20%
2%
1%

76%
9%
15%
0%
1%

28%
48%
21%
2%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(1,103)

(419)

(306)

(357)

(270)

(413)

(420)

(232)

(871)

(209)

(893)

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