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Election 2004 Summary

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Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters February 3-4, 2005

Review Data from Before the President's Speech

February 3-4, 2005  Who do you trust more on the issue of Social Security reform…President Bush or Democrats in Congress?            Who do you trust more on the issue of Social Security reform…President Bush or Democrats in Congress?
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Bush 40% 44% 36% 78% 9% 29% 55% 40% 34% 37% 49% 32% 47% 29% 46% 16% 25% 44% 39% 43% 39% 33% 24% 39% 46% 52% 52% 53%
Democrats 44% 40% 47% 14% 77% 38% 28% 44% 45% 48% 41% 46% 41% 47% 39% 62% 51% 37% 43% 45% 46% 51% 48% 48% 38% 40% 45% 42%
Neither 12% 12% 13% 5% 10% 25% 10% 12% 16% 11% 7% 17% 9% 17% 11% 16% 19% 13% 11% 11% 14% 11% 19% 13% 13% 6% 3% 3%
                                                       
February 3-4, 2005  Does Social Security need to be changed?          Does Social Security need to be changed?      Does Social Security need to be changed?            
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Yes 57% 63% 51% 72% 45% 53% 81% 58% 57% 50% 63% 52% 60% 52% 61% 39% 53% 68% 62% 61% 54% 36% 47% 55% 60% 61% 69% 77%
No 32% 30% 34% 20% 45% 31% 19% 33% 36% 33% 30% 34% 30% 35% 29% 54% 33% 28% 23% 30% 34% 46% 40% 35% 30% 33% 21% 16%
                                                       
February 3-4, 2005  Suppose that Social Security reform is passed by Congress and signed by the President.  How likely is it that your personal Social Security benefits will be reduced?                    
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Very likely 30% 31% 29% 18% 39% 33% 43% 27% 32% 28% 27% 32% 26% 36% 30% 30% 29% 37% 30% 40% 24% 15% 34% 29% 32% 26% 27% 26%
Somewhat likely 19% 17% 20% 20% 20% 14% 12% 19% 20% 20% 17% 20% 21% 14% 17% 19% 31% 16% 15% 20% 19% 24% 14% 22% 23% 15% 27% 12%
Not very likely 20% 21% 19% 26% 14% 19% 13% 23% 16% 19% 22% 18% 21% 18% 20% 19% 18% 15% 10% 15% 28% 32% 17% 23% 15% 23% 19% 25%
Not at all likely 12% 15% 9% 18% 7% 11% 8% 18% 8% 9% 18% 6% 13% 10% 15% 5% 2% 8% 11% 8% 15% 20% 8% 11% 13% 15% 14% 18%
                                                       
February 3-4, 2005  If Social Security reform is passed by Congress and signed by the President, how likely is it that workers will be allowed to set up their own personal retirement accounts?                    
Gender 3 Party < 40 > Investors Marital Status Race Age Income
▼ Response ▼ TOTAL Men Women GOP Dem Other < Men Men 40+ < Wom  Wom 40+ Inv Non Married Not married White Black Other 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ < 20k 20k-40k 40-60k 60k-75k 75k-100k 100k>
Very likely 32% 36% 28% 45% 27% 21% 43% 34% 28% 28% 37% 27% 35% 28% 33% 35% 26% 35% 28% 41% 30% 24% 20% 31% 39% 35% 37% 51%
Somewhat likely 28% 29% 28% 30% 24% 32% 25% 30% 29% 27% 31% 26% 30% 25% 30% 20% 27% 27% 32% 28% 28% 26% 28% 30% 25% 34% 29% 29%
Not very likely 18% 19% 18% 10% 24% 22% 17% 19% 17% 18% 17% 20% 17% 20% 18% 17% 23% 17% 15% 17% 17% 25% 21% 18% 19% 18% 22% 10%
Not at all likely 4% 3% 6% 2% 7% 3% 2% 4% 8% 5% 3% 6% 4% 5% 4% 8% 5% 5% 4% 1% 5% 7% 8% 4% 3% 3% 0% 5%

 

 

 

 

 

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