Religion and Politics Survey, 1996

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VOTE92

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

In the 1992 Presidential election, did things come up which kept you from voting, or did you happen to vote. If you voted, did you vote for Clinton, Bush, Perot or another candidate?
  1) Yes, Clinton
  2) Yes, Bush
  3) Yes, Perot
  4) Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate
  6) No, didn't vote/Too young
  8) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Yes, Clinton 33.2% 33.2%
Yes, Bush 24.4% 57.6%
Yes, Perot 11.2% 68.8%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 1.2% 70%
No, didn't vote/Too young 26.8% 96.8%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 100%
Total N = 1975

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 28.6% 37.4% 33.2%
Yes, Bush 25.9% 23.0% 24.4%
Yes, Perot 12.8% 9.7% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 1.3% 1.2% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 28.7% 25.1% 26.8%
Don't know/Refused 2.7% 3.6% 3.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
1975


Political party (I-POLPARTY)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 8.9% 63.4% 26.3% 33.8%
Yes, Bush 57.5% 5.0% 15.4% 24.5%
Yes, Perot 11.2% 5.8% 17.1% 11.4%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 1.6% 0.4% 1.6% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 18.8% 21.5% 36.7% 26.1%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 3.9% 2.9% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1906


Age (I-AGE)

18 - 29 years 30 - 49 years 50 and older TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 21.0% 31.7% 43.0% 33.0%
Yes, Bush 13.0% 26.4% 30.2% 24.5%
Yes, Perot 9.4% 13.3% 9.8% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 0.2% 1.8% 1.1% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 54.6% 23.7% 12.2% 27.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.7% 3.0% 3.8% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1951


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Divorced or separated Widowed Never been married TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 32.4% 37.0% 50.6% 26.8% 33.2%
Yes, Bush 31.6% 15.9% 30.1% 11.5% 24.4%
Yes, Perot 12.9% 15.2% 4.7% 7.1% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 1.4% 1.3% 1.5% 0.8% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 18.5% 28.3% 10.8% 50.0% 26.9%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 2.2% 2.3% 3.7% 3.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1971


Education (I-EDUCATN)

Less than High school High school graduate (Grade 12 or GED certificate) Some College (no 4-year degree)/Business, technical, or vocational school AFTER high school College graduate (B.S., B.A., or other 4-year degree) Post-graduate training or professional schooling after college (e.g., toward a master's Degree or Ph.D.; law or medical school) TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 32.2% 31.3% 29.0% 39.4% 45.5% 33.1%
Yes, Bush 15.3% 20.9% 27.4% 34.2% 31.4% 24.5%
Yes, Perot 8.3% 10.7% 14.9% 9.5% 9.0% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 0.0% 1.6% 1.2% 2.0% 1.3% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 39.5% 32.3% 25.0% 13.7% 8.5% 26.9%
Don't know/Refused 4.7% 3.2% 2.6% 1.2% 4.3% 3.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1970


Race (I-RACE)

White Black Asian, other or mixed race TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 30.6% 57.3% 24.7% 33.2%
Yes, Bush 27.8% 1.1% 18.7% 24.6%
Yes, Perot 12.6% 0.5% 9.1% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 1.3% 0.7% 1.0% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 24.9% 34.9% 44.9% 26.9%
Don't know/Refused 2.8% 5.5% 1.5% 3.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1962


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than 20K 20K-39,999 40K-74,999 75K & over TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 30.9% 33.8% 37.6% 32.8% 34.0%
Yes, Bush 16.3% 23.7% 25.9% 37.0% 24.2%
Yes, Perot 9.9% 10.9% 13.2% 14.9% 11.8%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 0.7% 0.7% 1.8% 1.0% 1.0%
No, didn't vote/Too young 39.5% 28.2% 20.5% 12.8% 26.9%
Don't know/Refused 2.8% 2.7% 1.0% 1.5% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1767


Region (I-REGION)

East Midwest South West TOTAL
Yes, Clinton 34.5% 35.1% 33.8% 29.0% 33.2%
Yes, Bush 24.2% 25.5% 25.8% 20.9% 24.4%
Yes, Perot 11.8% 11.7% 9.6% 12.5% 11.2%
Yes, other candidate/don't remember which candidate 0.7% 1.6% 0.9% 1.9% 1.2%
No, didn't vote/Too young 24.9% 22.3% 28.0% 32.2% 26.8%
Don't know/Refused 3.9% 3.9% 2.0% 3.5% 3.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1975



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