SOUTH CAROLINA SURVEY of 500 likely voters

Thursday, June 15, 2006

 

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Crosstabs for Ballot Questions

Crosstabs for Ballot Questions 2008

Previous South Carolina Survey

Daily Snapshot

 

1* In thinking about the 2006 election for Governor if the election were held today, would you vote for Republican Mark Sanford or for Democrat Tommy Moore?

 

                51% Sanford

39% Moore          

                                  3% some other candidate

                                  7% not sure

 

2* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of:

 

 

Sanford

Moore

Very favorable

35%

19%

Somewhat favorable

32%

32%

Somewhat unfavorable

20%

20%

Very unfavorable

12%

11%

Not sure

  1%

18%

 

3* If the 2008 Presidential election were held today, would you be likely to vote for the Democratic candidate or the Republican candidate?

 

44% Democrat

37% Republican

16% it depends who they nominate

  3% not sure

 

4* Suppose that, in the next Presidential election, you had a choice between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican John McCain?

 

39% Clinton

                                48% McCain

                                10% some other candidate

                                  2% not sure

 

5* Fine… suppose the Republicans nominated Rudy Giuliani. If the election were held today, would you vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton or Republican Rudy Giuliani?

 

47% Clinton

                                48% Giuliani

                                  3% some other candidate

                                  2% not sure

 

6*Great… what if the Democrats nominate Al Gore and the Republicans nominate John McCain? For whom would you vote?

 

36% Gore

                                48% McCain

                                10% some other candidate

                                  3% not sure

 

7* Last one… what if the choice were between Democrat Al Gore and Republican Rudy Giuliani?

 

42% Gore

                                47% Giuliani

                                  7% some other candidate

                                  4% not sure

 

8* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable, or very unfavorable impression of:

 

 

Clinton

McCain

Giuliani

Gore

Very favorable

28%

19%

25%

29%

Somewhat favorable

20%

48%

38%

24%

Somewhat unfavorable

13%

20%

24%

10%

Very unfavorable

37%

11%

10%

35%

Not sure

  1%

  2%

 3%  

  2%

 

9* How would you rate the job George W. Bush has been doing as President… do you strongly approve, somewhat approve, somewhat disapprove, or strongly disapprove of the job he’s been doing?

 

                                35% strongly approve

                                13% somewhat approve

                                11% somewhat disapprove

                                41% strongly disapprove

                                  1% not sure

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 4.5 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.