Rasmussen Reports
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National Opinion Survey of 1,000 Likely Voters                                                                      
Conducted November 15-16, 2006 by Rasmussen Reports                                                                    
                                                                               
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Married Children at Home Religious Affiliation Religious Attendance Importance of Candidate's Faith
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Yes No Yes No Evangelical Christian Protestant Catholic Other Rarely or Never Occasionally Once a Month 2-3 Times a Month Every Week More Than Once a Week Not Sure Very Important Somewhat Important Not Very Important Not at All Important Not Sure
Importance of Candidate's Faith Very Important 35% 31% 38% 37% 42% 30% 32% 37% 33% 47% 40% 48% 29% 25% 53% 26% 14% 43% 38% 28% 41% 32% 72% 29% 29% 17% 12% 24% 40% 27% 50% 71% 25% 100% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Somewhat Important 27% 26% 28% 26% 26% 32% 26% 25% 27% 31% 24% 30% 26% 24% 28% 32% 20% 24% 25% 32% 26% 28% 20% 29% 34% 26% 18% 33% 25% 47% 29% 20% 6% 0% 100% 0% 0% 0%
Not Very Important 23% 24% 21% 28% 20% 17% 24% 24% 23% 16% 24% 14% 24% 33% 11% 27% 37% 22% 20% 27% 19% 25% 7% 28% 22% 30% 37% 29% 21% 18% 15% 4% 12% 0% 0% 100% 0% 0%
Not at All Important 14% 17% 11% 8% 11% 19% 16% 11% 16% 6% 9% 8% 18% 16% 6% 15% 27% 6% 15% 12% 13% 14% 2% 13% 12% 25% 31% 13% 12% 7% 5% 3% 38% 0% 0% 0% 100% 0%
Not Sure 1% 2% 1% 0% 1% 1% 2% 3% 1% 0% 3% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 5% 1% 2% 0% 2% 0% 1% 3% 2% 1% 0% 2% 1% 1% 2% 19% 0% 0% 0% 0% 100%
                                                                               
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Married Children at Home Religious Affiliation Religious Attendance Importance of Candidate's Faith
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Yes No Yes No Evangelical Christian Protestant Catholic Other Rarely or Never Occasionally Once a Month 2-3 Times a Month Every Week More Than Once a Week Not Sure Very Important Somewhat Important Not Very Important Not at All Important Not Sure
Ever Consider Voting for Muslim Yes 22% 24% 20% 41% 26% 21% 19% 9% 20% 28% 33% 12% 30% 25% 12% 21% 42% 14% 20% 26% 28% 19% 11% 17% 23% 35% 34% 20% 21% 19% 18% 17% 8% 9% 21% 33% 41% 10%
No 61% 62% 60% 47% 57% 66% 62% 69% 63% 54% 56% 75% 53% 53% 76% 58% 41% 56% 64% 55% 57% 64% 79% 65% 62% 44% 50% 61% 65% 69% 65% 66% 60% 82% 59% 48% 36% 42%
Not Sure 17% 13% 20% 12% 17% 13% 18% 22% 17% 18% 12% 12% 18% 21% 12% 21% 17% 30% 16% 19% 16% 17% 10% 18% 15% 22% 16% 19% 15% 12% 17% 17% 31% 9% 20% 19% 23% 48%
                                                                               
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Married Children at Home Religious Affiliation Religious Attendance Importance of Candidate's Faith
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Yes No Yes No Evangelical Christian Protestant Catholic Other Rarely or Never Occasionally Once a Month 2-3 Times a Month Every Week More Than Once a Week Not Sure Very Important Somewhat Important Not Very Important Not at All Important Not Sure
Ever Consider Voting for Morman Yes 38% 46% 31% 46% 32% 36% 40% 36% 41% 29% 30% 42% 32% 42% 39% 34% 44% 25% 39% 37% 37% 39% 30% 42% 38% 40% 51% 38% 28% 44% 34% 24% 37% 24% 40% 51% 51% 15%
No 43% 38% 47% 39% 52% 41% 40% 42% 39% 51% 61% 40% 51% 33% 43% 44% 41% 43% 42% 43% 44% 42% 53% 36% 43% 41% 37% 38% 47% 36% 44% 59% 32% 59% 37% 31% 30% 51%
Not Sure 19% 16% 22% 15% 15% 23% 20% 22% 21% 19% 10% 18% 17% 25% 18% 23% 15% 32% 19% 20% 19% 20% 16% 23% 19% 18% 12% 24% 25% 20% 22% 17% 32% 17% 23% 18% 19% 34%
                                                                               
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Married Children at Home Religious Affiliation Religious Attendance Importance of Candidate's Faith
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Yes No Yes No Evangelical Christian Protestant Catholic Other Rarely or Never Occasionally Once a Month 2-3 Times a Month Every Week More Than Once a Week Not Sure Very Important Somewhat Important Not Very Important Not at All Important Not Sure
Ever Consider Voting for Aetheist Yes 29% 33% 25% 39% 30% 34% 27% 16% 29% 26% 31% 18% 35% 36% 16% 27% 57% 15% 28% 31% 32% 27% 11% 29% 23% 48% 57% 30% 16% 22% 15% 11% 20% 4% 17% 54% 75% 4%
No 60% 56% 64% 52% 59% 55% 63% 72% 60% 69% 58% 73% 56% 48% 78% 57% 35% 64% 62% 57% 58% 62% 78% 61% 65% 42% 32% 54% 74% 66% 77% 84% 46% 91% 67% 34% 14% 61%
Not Sure 11% 10% 11% 9% 11% 10% 11% 12% 11% 5% 11% 8% 9% 16% 7% 16% 9% 21% 10% 12% 10% 11% 11% 10% 12% 10% 11% 16% 10% 12% 8% 4% 34% 5% 16% 12% 11% 35%
                                                                               
  Total Gender Age Race Party Ideology Married Children at Home Religious Affiliation Religious Attendance Importance of Candidate's Faith
LV Men Women 18-29 30-39 40-49 50-64 65+ White Black Other GOP Dem Other Conservative Moderate Liberal Not Sure Yes No Yes No Evangelical Christian Protestant Catholic Other Rarely or Never Occasionally Once a Month 2-3 Times a Month Every Week More Than Once a Week Not Sure Very Important Somewhat Important Not Very Important Not at All Important Not Sure
Which Candidate is Morman Vilsack 3% 3% 3% 7% 5% 1% 2% 2% 3% 6% 0% 2% 4% 3% 4% 1% 4% 0% 4% 2% 5% 2% 6% 3% 1% 3% 4% 3% 2% 3% 3% 0% 0% 4% 3% 2% 3% 0%
Huckabee 9% 10% 8% 14% 8% 7% 10% 5% 7% 19% 13% 6% 13% 7% 4% 10% 16% 5% 8% 11% 11% 8% 11% 7% 6% 11% 11% 7% 13% 10% 5% 12% 0% 7% 10% 8% 12% 3%
Romney 19% 24% 14% 10% 14% 19% 22% 27% 22% 11% 7% 21% 16% 21% 22% 18% 17% 11% 21% 16% 17% 20% 16% 21% 19% 20% 26% 14% 19% 14% 24% 10% 21% 14% 18% 25% 25% 12%
Bayh 3% 3% 3% 0% 3% 4% 4% 2% 3% 1% 2% 4% 3% 1% 4% 1% 3% 0% 3% 2% 3% 2% 2% 3% 4% 2% 5% 2% 5% 3% 2% 1% 0% 2% 3% 3% 3% 0%
Giuliani 2% 2% 2% 2% 1% 0% 2% 4% 2% 0% 1% 4% 1% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2% 3% 2% 1% 1% 2% 3% 1% 0% 2% 2% 9% 3% 2% 1% 1% 3%
Edwards 4% 5% 3% 9% 2% 3% 3% 3% 4% 5% 1% 3% 4% 4% 3% 5% 3% 11% 3% 6% 4% 4% 3% 3% 3% 6% 5% 4% 1% 0% 3% 6% 6% 5% 2% 4% 5% 9%
Not Sure 60% 53% 67% 57% 67% 66% 56% 57% 59% 57% 76% 59% 60% 63% 60% 63% 56% 71% 59% 63% 59% 61% 60% 60% 66% 57% 47% 67% 60% 70% 62% 69% 64% 64% 64% 57% 50% 73%