Arizona Exit Polling–Presidential Race

Republican Mitt Romney carried Arizona in the 2012 election. Following is the Fox News exit polling for Grand Canyon State voters:

Exit PollPresident – ArizonaSample: 1682 respondents Barack Obama Mitt Romney
Are you: Total Obama Romney

Male

49% 40% 57%

Female

51% 46% 53%

Sample: 1682 respondents

In which age group are you? Total Obama Romney

18-29

26% 63% 36%

30-44

29% 37% 59%

45-64

32% 38% 61%

65 or over

12% 29% 71%

Sample: 1672 respondents

In which age group are you? Total Obama Romney

18-24

13% 66% 32%

25-29

13% 59% 39%

30-39

20% 37% 58%

40-49

19% 40% 58%

50-64

23% 36% 64%

65 or over

12% 29% 71%

Sample: 1672 respondents

Are you: Total Obama Romney

White

74% 32% 66%

Black

4% - -

Hispanic/Latino

18% 74% 25%

Asian

2% - -

Other

2% - -

Sample: 1642 respondents

Sex by race Total Obama Romney

White men

37% 30% 67%

White women

37% 35% 65%

Black men

2% - -

Black women

2% - -

Latino men

8% 71% 27%

Latino women

10% 77% 22%

All other races

4% - -

Sample: 1642 respondents

On most political matters, do you consider yourself: Total Obama Romney

Liberal

19% 86% 12%

Moderate

42% 51% 46%

Conservative

39% 12% 87%

Sample: 1615 respondents

No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a: Total Obama Romney

Democrat

26% 87% 12%

Republican

35% 7% 93%

Independent or something else

39% 45% 51%

Sample: 1651 respondents

What was the last grade of school you completed? Total Obama Romney

No high school diploma

2% - -

High school graduate

19% 46% 54%

Some college/assoc. degree

36% 42% 56%

College graduate

29% 36% 63%

Postgraduate study

15% 54% 42%

Sample: 1640 respondents

What was the last grade of school you completed? Total Obama Romney

College graduate

44% 42% 56%

No college degree

56% 44% 55%

Sample: 1640 respondents

What was the last grade of school you completed? Total Obama Romney

More than high school graduate

80% 42% 56%

High school graduate or less

20% 46% 53%

Sample: 1640 respondents

2011 total family income: Total Obama Romney

Under $30,000

21% 49% 49%

$30,000 – $49,999

23% 45% 54%

$50,000 – $99,999

33% 41% 57%

$100,000 – $199,999

18% 37% 61%

$200,000 – $249,999

2% - -

$250,000 or more

3% - -

Sample: 1499 respondents

2011 total family income: Total Obama Romney

Under $50,000

45% 47% 51%

$50,000-$99,999

33% 41% 57%

$100,000 or more

23% 43% 56%

Sample: 1499 respondents

2011 total family income: Total Obama Romney

Under $50,000

45% 47% 51%

$50,000 or more

55% 42% 56%

Sample: 1499 respondents

2011 total family income: Total Obama Romney

Under $100,000

77% 44% 54%

$100,000 or more

23% 43% 56%

Sample: 1499 respondents

How often do you attend religious services? Total Obama Romney

More than once a week

10% - -

Once a week

23% - -

A few times a month

12% - -

A few times a year

29% - -

Never

27% - -

Sample: 319 respondents

How often do you attend religious services? Total Obama Romney

Weekly

32% 17% 80%

Occasionally

40% 36% 63%

Never

27% - -

Sample: 319 respondents

Religion, combined Protestant and other Christian Total Obama Romney

Protestant or other Christian

53% 29% 70%

Catholic

20% 50% 50%

Jewish

1% - -

Something else

7% - -

None

19% - -

Sample: 616 respondents

Religion among whites Total Obama Romney

White Protestant/Other Christian

44% 20% 79%

White Catholic

13% - -

White Jewish

1% - -

White something else

4% - -

White none

15% - -

Non-white

24% 71% 27%

Sample: 609 respondents

Church attendance by Religion Total Obama Romney

Protestant/Attend weekly

8% - -

Protestant/Do not attend weekly

15% - -

Catholic/Attend weekly

8% - -

Catholic/Do not attend weekly

11% - -

All Others

58% 45% 53%

Sample: 319 respondents

White evangelical or white born-again Christians Total Obama Romney

White evangelical or white born-again Christian

21% - -

All others

79% 43% 56%

Sample: 317 respondents

Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be: Total Obama Romney

Legal in all cases

26% - -

Legal in most cases

37% 43% 54%

Illegal in most cases

27% - -

Illegal in all cases

8% - -

Sample: 319 respondents

Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be: Total Obama Romney

Legal

64% 51% 48%

Illegal

35% 10% 89%

Sample: 319 respondents

How do you feel about the Tea Party movement? Total Obama Romney

Support

21% - -

Neutral

50% 28% 71%

Oppose

22% 85% 14%

Sample: 319 respondents

Which ONE of these four issues is the most important facing the country? (CHECK ONLY ONE) Total Obama Romney

Foreign policy

7% - -

Federal budget deficit

19% 20% 72%

The economy

58% 43% 57%

Health care

13% 75% 25%

Sample: 689 respondents

Which ONE of these four candidate qualities mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (CHECK ONLY ONE) Total Obama Romney

Shares my values

28% 32% 67%

Is a strong leader

17% 31% 67%

Cares about people like me

19% 77% 17%

Has a vision for the future

34% 44% 55%

Sample: 689 respondents

Which ONE of these four is the biggest economic problem facing people like you? (CHECK ONLY ONE) Total Obama Romney

The housing market

7% - -

Unemployment

34% 43% 57%

Taxes

10% - -

Rising prices

45% 43% 52%

Sample: 338 respondents

What should happen to the 2010 health care law? Total Obama Romney

Expand it

23% - -

Leave it as is

13% - -

Repeal some of it

22% - -

Repeal all of it

35% - -

Sample: 340 respondents

What should happen to the 2010 health care law? Total Obama Romney

Expand it or leave it as is

36% 89% 8%

Repeal some of it or repeal all of it

57% 9% 88%

Sample: 340 respondents

Should income tax rates: Total Obama Romney

Increase for all

7% - -

Increase only on income over $250,000

46% 60% 35%

Not increase for anyone

45% 22% 77%

Sample: 342 respondents

Should most illegal immigrants working in the United States be: Total Obama Romney

Offered a chance to apply for legal status

61% 51% 47%

Deported to the country they came from

33% - -

Sample: 319 respondents

Who is more in touch with people like you? Total Obama Romney

Barack Obama

50% 83% 15%

Mitt Romney

45% - 100%

Sample: 340 respondents

Who would better handle the economy? Total Obama Romney

Barack Obama

39% 98% -

Mitt Romney

58% 4% 94%

Sample: 340 respondents

Who would better handle Medicare? Total Obama Romney

Barack Obama

40% 96% 2%

Mitt Romney

53% 1% 98%

Sample: 340 respondents

Who would better handle the federal budget deficit? Total Obama Romney

Barack Obama

39% 98% -

Mitt Romney

59% 4% 94%

Sample: 342 respondents

Which is closer to your view: Total Obama Romney

Government should do more to solve problems

38% 88% 12%

Government is doing too many things better left to businesses and individuals

58% 20% 80%

Sample: 351 respondents

Do you think the condition of the nation’s economy is: Total Obama Romney

Excellent

- - -

Good

13% - -

Not so good

44% 52% 46%

Poor

42% 17% 77%

Sample: 338 respondents

Do you think the condition of the nation’s economy is: Total Obama Romney

Excellent or good

13% - -

Not so good or poor

86% 35% 61%

Sample: 338 respondents

Is the U.S. economy: Total Obama Romney

Getting better

39% 89% 9%

Getting worse

26% 4% 96%

Staying about the same

30% - -

Sample: 338 respondents

Economic Conditions Are… Total Obama Romney

Getting better

39% 89% 9%

Good and staying the same

1% - -

Poor and staying the same

29% - -

Getting worse

26% 4% 96%

Sample: 338 respondents

Compared to four years ago, is your family’s financial situation: Total Obama Romney

Better today

32% 92% 8%

Worse today

39% 7% 92%

About the same

28% 57% 43%

Sample: 351 respondents

Do you think things in this country today are: Total Obama Romney

Generally going in the right direction

47% 86% 14%

Seriously off on the wrong track

46% 8% 90%

Sample: 315 respondents

Who is more to blame for current economic problems? Total Obama Romney

Barack Obama

42% 4% 96%

George W. Bush

47% 83% 15%

Sample: 338 respondents

Do you think the U.S. economic system generally: Total Obama Romney

Favors the wealthy

49% 64% 31%

Is fair to most Americans

46% 17% 83%

Sample: 340 respondents

Should taxes be raised to help cut the budget deficit? Total Obama Romney

Yes

33% 84% 16%

No

65% 20% 75%

Sample: 338 respondents

Which comes closest to your feelings about the Obama administration: Total Obama Romney

Enthusiastic

17% - -

Satisfied, but not enthusiastic

24% - -

Dissatisfied, but not angry

38% 13% 81%

Angry

20% - -

Sample: 342 respondents

Which comes closest to your feelings about the Obama administration: Total Obama Romney

Positive

41% 89% 10%

Negative

58% 8% 88%

Sample: 342 respondents

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president? Total Obama Romney

Strongly approve

22% 93% 3%

Somewhat approve

21% - -

Somewhat disapprove

10% - -

Strongly disapprove

46% - 98%

Sample: 340 respondents

Do you approve or disapprove of the way Barack Obama is handling his job as president? Total Obama Romney

Approve

43% 91% 7%

Disapprove

56% 3% 94%

Sample: 340 respondents

Is your opinion of Barack Obama: Total Obama Romney

Favorable

54% 87% 12%

Unfavorable

44% 1% 98%

Sample: 315 respondents

Is your opinion of Mitt Romney: Total Obama Romney

Favorable

51% 4% 96%

Unfavorable

44% 95% 2%

Sample: 315 respondents

Do Barack Obama’s policies generally favor: Total Obama Romney

The rich

14% - -

The middle class

44% 87% 12%

The poor

29% - -

Sample: 315 respondents

Would Mitt Romney’s policies generally favor: Total Obama Romney

The rich

48% 85% 13%

The middle class

39% 15% 83%

The poor

4% - -

Sample: 315 respondents

Do you trust Barack Obama to handle an international crisis? Total Obama Romney

Yes

47% 84% 13%

No

53% 3% 94%

Sample: 340 respondents

Do you trust Mitt Romney to handle an international crisis? Total Obama Romney

Yes

60% 13% 85%

No

35% 86% 10%

Sample: 340 respondents

Do you trust _____ to handle an international crisis? Total Obama Romney

Only Barack Obama

29% 100% -

Only Mitt Romney

45% - 100%

Both of them

15% - -

Neither of them

6% - -

Sample: 340 respondents

Which best describes your vote for president today? Total Obama Romney

I strongly favor my candidate

52% 39% 60%

I like my candidate but with reservations

26% - -

I dislike the other candidates

19% - -

Sample: 323 respondents

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election? Total Obama Romney

Just today

1% - -

In the last few days

5% - -

In October

11% - -

In September

9% - -

Before that

74% 47% 53%

Sample: 351 respondents

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election? Total Obama Romney

Just today or in the last few days

6% - -

In October or in September or before that

93% 48% 52%

Sample: 351 respondents

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election? Total Obama Romney

Just today or in the last few days or in October

16% - -

Before that

82% 47% 53%

Sample: 351 respondents

Are you currently married? Total Obama Romney

Yes

55% 32% 67%

No

45% 58% 40%

Sample: 1319 respondents

Gender by marital status Total Obama Romney

Married men

30% 29% 68%

Married women

26% 35% 64%

Non-married men

19% 56% 42%

Non-married women

25% 60% 39%

Sample: 1319 respondents

Do you have any children under 18 living in your home? Total Obama Romney

Yes

34% 48% 51%

No

66% 42% 57%

Sample: 970 respondents

Married with children: Total Obama Romney

Married with children

22% 38% 61%

All others

78% 46% 53%

Sample: 971 respondents

Parents Total Obama Romney

Men with children

18% 39% 59%

Women with children

15% 59% 41%

Men without children

32% 44% 55%

Women without children

34% 41% 59%

Sample: 970 respondents

Does anyone in your household belong to a labor union? Total Obama Romney

Yes

11% - -

No

89% 50% 48%

Sample: 311 respondents

Do you work full-time for pay? Total Obama Romney

Yes

66% 51% 48%

No

34% 42% 56%

Sample: 318 respondents

Should your state legally recognize same-sex marriage? Total Obama Romney

Yes

57% 55% 44%

No

42% 10% 88%

Sample: 323 respondents

Are you gay, lesbian or bisexual? Total Obama Romney

Yes

7% - -

No

93% 42% 56%

Sample: 621 respondents

In your vote for president, how would you rate the importance of Obama’s hurricane response? Total Obama Romney

The most important factor

14% - -

An important factor

28% - -

A minor factor

23% - -

Not a factor at all

32% - -

Sample: 140 respondents

In your vote for president, how would you rate the importance of Obama’s hurricane response? Total Obama Romney

Important

41% - -

Not important

55% - -

Sample: 140 respondents

In your vote for president, how would you rate the importance of Obama’s hurricane response? Total Obama Romney

Factor

64% - -

Not a factor

32% - -

Sample: 140 respondents

Population of area, five categories Total Obama Romney

Over 500,000

17% 55% 45%

50,000 – 500,000

33% 50% 47%

Suburbs

40% 35% 64%

10,000 – 50,000

3% - -

Rural

7% - -

Sample: 1682 respondents

Population of area, three categories Total Obama Romney

City over 50,000

50% 52% 46%

Suburbs

40% 35% 64%

Small city and Rural

10% 33% 65%

Sample: 1682 respondents

 

About America Today

Conservative cultural writer/patriot/concerned American

Posted on November 8, 2012, in Arizona, Elections, Families, Life, Marriage, National Defense, Obama, Religious Freedom, Socialism, Taxpayers, The Left. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. It’s amazing voters were asked by exit pollsters about Hurricane Sandy … and not about Benghazi or Fast & Furious. Mind-blowing.

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