Your Voice Your Vote 2020

Michigan Exit Poll: President

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Are you:
(2,717 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Male
46% responded
44%54%
Female
54% responded
57%43%
Are you:
(2,656 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White
81% responded
44%55%
Black
12% responded
92%7%
Hispanic/Latino
3% responded
55%44%
Asian
1% responded
0%0%
Other
4% responded
0%0%
Are you:
(2,656 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White
81% responded
44%55%
Non-White
19% responded
80%18%
Sex by race
(2,654 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White men
37% responded
39%60%
White women
43% responded
49%51%
Black men
5% responded
88%11%
Black women
7% responded
95%5%
Latino men
2% responded
0%0%
Latino women
1% responded
0%0%
All other races
5% responded
66%30%
In which age group are you?
(2,699 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
18-29
12% responded
61%37%
30-44
21% responded
48%50%
45-64
37% responded
51%49%
65 or over
30% responded
51%49%
To which age group do you belong?
(2,699 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
18-44
33% responded
53%45%
45+
67% responded
51%49%
In which age group are you?
(2,699 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
18-24
7% responded
62%36%
25-29
4% responded
59%37%
30-39
14% responded
48%50%
40-49
15% responded
49%49%
50-64
29% responded
51%49%
65 or over
30% responded
51%49%
Which best describes your education? You have:
(2,673 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Never attended college
20% responded
49%50%
Attended college but received no degree
27% responded
49%50%
Associate's degree (AA or AS)
18% responded
42%57%
Bachelor's degree (BA or BS)
20% responded
55%44%
An advanced degree after a bachelor's degree (such as JD, MA, MBA, MD, PhD)
16% responded
63%37%
What was the last grade of school you completed?
(2,673 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
College graduate
36% responded
58%41%
No college degree
64% responded
47%52%
Education by race
(2,618 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White college graduates
29% responded
53%46%
White non-college graduates
52% responded
39%60%
Non White college graduates
7% responded
80%20%
Non White non-college graduates
12% responded
81%18%
Education by White by Sex
(2,618 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White women college graduates
15% responded
62%38%
White women non-college graduates
29% responded
42%57%
White men college graduates
14% responded
45%54%
White men non-college graduates
23% responded
35%64%
Non-whites
19% responded
80%18%
2019 total family income:
(1,153 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Under $30,000
16% responded
61%39%
$30,000 - $49,999
20% responded
60%39%
$50,000 - $99,999
34% responded
55%44%
$100,000 - $199,999
22% responded
52%47%
$200,000 or more
8% responded
0%0%
2019 total family income:
(1,153 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Under $50,000
36% responded
61%39%
$50,000 or more
64% responded
52%47%
2019 total family income:
(1,153 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Under $100,000
70% responded
58%41%
$100,000 or more
30% responded
47%51%
2019 total family income:
(1,153 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Under $50,000
36% responded
61%39%
$50,000-$99,999
34% responded
55%44%
$100,000 or more
30% responded
47%51%
No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:
(2,623 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Democrat
38% responded
97%3%
Republican
38% responded
6%94%
Independent or something else
23% responded
51%45%
On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
(2,546 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Liberal
25% responded
89%10%
Moderate
38% responded
62%36%
Conservative
37% responded
12%88%
Do you have any children under 18 living in your home?
(1,202 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
27% responded
50%48%
No
73% responded
53%46%
Parents
(1,201 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Men with children
13% responded
41%56%
Women with children
14% responded
58%41%
Men without children
33% responded
48%51%
Women without children
40% responded
57%43%
White evangelical or white born-again Christians
(1,211 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
White evangelical or white born-again Christian
26% responded
26%73%
All others
74% responded
61%37%
Does anyone in your household belong to a labor union?
(1,222 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
21% responded
62%37%
No
79% responded
48%51%
Is this the first year you have ever voted?
(1,212 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
10% responded
55%45%
No
90% responded
50%49%
Are you gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender?
(1,152 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
6% responded
0%0%
No
94% responded
53%47%
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
(1,264 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
In the last few days
4% responded
0%0%
In the last week
1% responded
0%0%
In October
5% responded
0%0%
In September
5% responded
0%0%
Before that
82% responded
51%48%
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
(1,264 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
In the last month
9% responded
53%42%
Before that
87% responded
52%47%
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?
(1,264 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
In the last week
4% responded
57%41%
Before that
92% responded
52%47%
Which ONE of these five issues mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (CHECK ONLY ONE)
(1,272 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Racial inequality
16% responded
93%5%
The coronavirus pandemic
18% responded
94%5%
The economy
39% responded
14%86%
Crime and safety
9% responded
22%77%
Health care policy
10% responded
85%12%
Which ONE of these four candidate qualities mattered most in deciding how you voted for president? (CHECK ONLY ONE)
(1,272 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Can unite the country
20% responded
82%16%
Is a strong leader
31% responded
16%84%
Cares about people like me
23% responded
52%46%
Has good judgment
24% responded
73%25%
Who would better handle the economy?
(1,195 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Joe Biden
47% responded
100%0%
Donald Trump
50% responded
4%95%
Who would better handle the coronavirus pandemic?
(1,195 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Joe Biden
52% responded
96%3%
Donald Trump
44% responded
0%99%
Which is more important?
(1,243 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Containing the coronavirus now, even if it hurts the economy
54% responded
83%16%
Rebuilding the economy now, even if it hurts efforts to contain the coronavirus
42% responded
12%87%
Do you think U.S. efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic are going:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Very well
16% responded
7%92%
Somewhat well
32% responded
16%83%
Somewhat badly
14% responded
69%29%
Very badly
36% responded
98%1%
Do you think U.S. efforts to contain the coronavirus pandemic are going:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Very well or somewhat well
48% responded
13%86%
Very badly or somewhat badly
51% responded
90%9%
Has the coronavirus pandemic caused you:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
A severe financial hardship
9% responded
64%34%
A moderate financial hardship
34% responded
55%45%
No financial hardship at all
55% responded
49%50%
Has the coronavirus pandemic caused you:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
A severe financial hardship or a moderate financial hardship
43% responded
57%42%
No financial hardship at all
55% responded
49%50%
Is racism in the U.S.:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
The most important problem
9% responded
89%8%
One of many important problems
65% responded
64%35%
A minor problem
18% responded
8%91%
Not a problem at all
7% responded
0%0%
Is racism in the U.S.:
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Most important problem or one of many important problems
74% responded
67%32%
A minor problem or not a problem at all
25% responded
9%90%
How confident are you that votes in your state will be counted accurately?
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Very confident
45% responded
68%31%
Somewhat confident
39% responded
46%53%
Not very confident
10% responded
19%80%
Not at all confident
4% responded
0%0%
How confident are you that votes in your state will be counted accurately?
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Very/Somewhat confident
84% responded
58%42%
Not very/Not at all confident
13% responded
20%77%
Do you think the condition of the nation's economy is:
(1,195 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Excellent
12% responded
4%95%
Good
35% responded
20%79%
Not so good
31% responded
80%20%
Poor
21% responded
86%12%
Do you think the condition of the nation's economy is:
(1,195 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Excellent or good
47% responded
16%83%
Not so good or poor
52% responded
82%17%
Compared to four years ago, is your family's financial situation:
(1,264 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Better today
41% responded
18%81%
Worse today
15% responded
90%9%
About the same
43% responded
72%27%
How do you feel about the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president?
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Strongly approve
37% responded
2%98%
Somewhat approve
11% responded
15%81%
Somewhat disapprove
5% responded
0%0%
Strongly disapprove
45% responded
99%1%
How do you feel about the way Donald Trump is handling his job as president?
(1,188 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Approve
48% responded
5%94%
Disapprove
51% responded
97%2%
Is your opinion of Joe Biden:
(1,272 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Favorable
51% responded
95%4%
Unfavorable
47% responded
4%95%
Is your opinion of Donald Trump:
(1,272 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Favorable
45% responded
3%97%
Unfavorable
53% responded
93%5%
Do you have a favorable opinion of ...
(1,272 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Both
3% responded
0%0%
Only Biden
49% responded
98%1%
Only Trump
42% responded
1%99%
Neither
5% responded
0%0%
Was your vote for president mainly:
(1,214 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
For your candidate
71% responded
41%58%
Against his opponent
24% responded
78%21%
Do you think Joe Biden has the temperament to serve effectively as president?
(1,244 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
53% responded
96%4%
No
45% responded
3%96%
Do you think Donald Trump has the temperament to serve effectively as president?
(1,244 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Yes
44% responded
3%97%
No
54% responded
91%7%
Do you think the presidential candidates have the temperament to serve effectively as president?
(1,244 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Both
2% responded
0%0%
Only Biden
51% responded
98%1%
Only Trump
42% responded
1%99%
Neither
4% responded
0%0%
In the 2016 election for president, did you vote for:
(1,195 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Hillary Clinton (Dem)
40% responded
96%4%
Donald Trump (Rep)
42% responded
6%94%
Other
4% responded
0%0%
Did not vote
11% responded
51%48%
Would you rather see the U.S. Senate controlled by:
(1,138 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
The Democratic Party
50% responded
97%2%
The Republican Party
46% responded
4%96%
In today's election for U.S. Senate, did you just vote for:
(2,622 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Gary Peters
50% responded
96%4%
John James
48% responded
5%94%
Population of area, three categories
(2,719 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
City over 50,000
21% responded
65%35%
Suburbs
58% responded
48%51%
Small city and Rural
21% responded
45%54%
Geo Stratum Code
(2,719 Respondents)Voted (D)Voted (R)
Wayne County
16% responded
69%30%
Southeast
27% responded
58%41%
East Central
24% responded
42%57%
Southwest
19% responded
46%53%
No Central/U.P.
14% responded
40%59%