CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker

New Hampshire
Sample
Conducted
Margin of Error

990 Likely Voters⇤
August 10-12, 2016

±4.3%

1. Which best describes your view about the American way of life, as you know it:
It’s changing for the better . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
It’s changing for the worse . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65%
It’s about the same as it’s always been . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%

2. How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Definitely will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .94%
Probably will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Maybe will vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Probably will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Definitely will not vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%
Don’t know . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

3. Compared to other recent elections, do you feel more or less motivated to vote this year
than in recent years?
More motivated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 73%
Less motivated . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
About the same as before . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Haven’t been able to vote before . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

1000 registered voters total were interviewed. 990 likely voters are included.

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4. If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary
Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you vote for?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Hillary Clinton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .45%
Donald Trump . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Gary Johnson . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%
Jill Stein . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Someone else . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7%
Probably won’t vote . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

5. Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump

Very strong – I’ve decided . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 64%
Strong – I probably won’t change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25%
Somewhat strong – I might still change . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9%
Not too strong – I’ll probably change at some point . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

6. Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Clinton

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 83%

7. Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Trump

Yes, I would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until November . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10%
No, I never would . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88%

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8. How do you feel about the Presidential choice you have this year?
Asked of respondents not voting for 3rd party/Someone else

It’s nice to have two good options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
There’s only one clear option for me . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .58%
I don’t really like either, but I’m picking one anyway . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
I’m still considering a third party or staying home . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5%

9. How much has it mattered to you that some Republican leaders and policy makers have not
endorsed Donald Trump?
A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Not at all . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35%
Haven’t heard about it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

10. How much has the way that Hillary Clinton has talked about her emails and private server
mattered to you?
A lot . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%
Some . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Not much . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Not at all . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Haven’t heard about it . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0%

11. How does Donald Trump’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%
Proud . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12%
None of these . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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12. How does Hillary Clinton’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Excited . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19%
Angry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36%
Scared . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30%
Proud . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .20%
None of these . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%

13. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would bring change
to Washington
Listens to people like
you
Gets treated fairly
Could fix the
economy
Has good
temperament and
judgment
Is a risky choice

Describes

Does not describe

31%

69%

35%

65%

66%

34%

37%
43%

63%
57%

45%

55%

23%
71%

77%
29%

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14. Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?

Is prepared to be
Commander in Chief
Is honest and
trustworthy
Would bring change
to Washington
Listens to people like
you
Gets treated fairly
Could fix the
economy
Has good
temperament and
judgment
Is a risky choice

Describes

Does not describe

55%

45%

29%

71%

34%

66%

44%
44%

56%
56%

43%

57%

50%
47%

50%
53%

15. When you watch Donald Trump campaign, do you think it shows the way he really is, or do
you think he is playing a role just for this campaign?
It shows the way he really is . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72%
He is playing a role just for this campaign . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%

16. When you watch Hillary Clinton campaign, do you think it shows the way she really is, or
do you think she is playing a role just for this campaign?
It shows the way she really is . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46%
She is playing a role just for this campaign . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54%

17. When Donald Trump says things that some find controversial, do you personally feel Trump
is usually:
Telling it like it is . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Joking, and then some people blow it out of proportion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18%
Saying irresponsible things . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .60%

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18. When Hillary Clinton describes her time as Secretary of State, do you feel she is usually:
Giving an honest assessment of things . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29%
Making it sound a bit better than it was . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%
Not telling the truth about things . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43%

19. Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on:

Terrorism
Immigration
Gun policy

Donald Trump
47%
46%
51%

Hillary Clinton
53%
54%
49%

20. In the U.S. Senate election in New Hampshire in November, if these were the candidates,
would you vote for...
Kelly Ayotte, the Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%
Maggie Hassan, the Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Not sure yet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%

21. Whether or not you would vote for her, do you feel Kelly Ayotte is the same kind of
Republican as Donald Trump, or a different kind of Republican from Donald Trump?
Same . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
Different . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 78%

22. In general, how would you describe your own political viewpoint?
Very liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15%
Somewhat liberal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14%
Moderate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37%
Somewhat conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17%
Very conservative . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4%

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23. Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a...?
Strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Not very strong Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Lean Democrat . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%
Independent . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Lean Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13%
Not very strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8%
Strong Republican . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%

24. How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .17%
Oppose . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42%
Neutral . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41%

25. Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26%
No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 72%
Not sure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%

26. Are you male or female?
Male . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%
Female . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50%

27. In what year were you born? [Age recoded from birth year]
18-29 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17%
30-44 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22%
45-64 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45%
65+ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16%

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28. What racial or ethnic group best describes you?
White . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94%
Black . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1%
Hispanic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2%
Other . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3%

29. What is the highest level of education you have completed?
HS or less . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20%
Some college . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%
College grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28%
Post grad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23%

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1. American Way of Life
Which best describes your view about the American way of life, as you know it:
Gender
It’s changing for the better
It’s changing for the worse
It’s about the same as it’s always been
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

17%
65%
18%

16%
65%
19%

17%
65%
17%

19%
65%
16%

19%
62%
19%

16%
65%
19%

14%
69%
17%

16%
66%
18%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(985)

(494)

(492)

(163)

(218)

(446)

(159)

(926)

Party ID
It’s changing for the better
It’s changing for the worse
It’s about the same as it’s always been
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

17%
65%
18%

33%
42%
25%

13%
68%
19%

6%
87%
7%

31%
46%
23%

15%
62%
23%

6%
87%
7%

9%
84%
7%

19%
59%
22%

7%
89%
4%

19%
60%
21%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(985)

(276)

(457)

(246)

(283)

(403)

(300)

(240)

(746)

(165)

(819)

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New Hampshire

2. Likelihood of Voting
How likely is it that you will vote in the 2016 Presidential election in November?
Gender
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

96%
4%
1%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
1%
0%
0%
0%

85%
14%
1%
0%
0%
0%

95%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

96%
2%
1%
0%
0%
0%

96%
4%
0%
0%
0%
0%

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%
















100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(990)

(496)

(494)

(164)

(218)

(449)

(159)

(929)

Party ID
Definitely will vote
Probably will vote
Maybe will vote
Probably will not vote
Definitely will not vote
Don’t know
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

94%
6%
0%
0%
0%
0%

95%
4%
1%
0%
0%
0%

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

96%
4%
0%
0%
0%
0%

91%
7%
2%
0%
0%
0%

96%
4%
1%
0%
0%
0%

92%
6%
2%
0%
0%
0%

95%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

95%
3%
1%
0%
0%
0%

94%
5%
1%
0%
0%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(990)

(277)

(457)

(249)

(284)

(403)

(303)

(243)

(747)

(165)

(823)

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New Hampshire

3. Motivated to Vote this Year
Compared to other recent elections, do you feel more or less motivated to vote this year than in recent years?
Gender
More motivated
Less motivated
About the same as before
Haven’t been able to vote before
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

73%
8%
18%
1%

73%
7%
20%
1%

73%
9%
16%
1%

69%
10%
16%
5%

65%
10%
25%
1%

75%
7%
18%
0%

82%
6%
12%
0%

73%
8%
19%
1%










100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(495)

(493)

(164)

(218)

(446)

(159)

(927)

Party ID
More motivated
Less motivated
About the same as before
Haven’t been able to vote before
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

73%
8%
18%
1%

81%
4%
13%
2%

69%
9%
21%
1%

72%
10%
17%
0%

74%
6%
18%
2%

69%
9%
21%
1%

76%
9%
15%
0%

75%
11%
14%
0%

72%
7%
19%
1%

79%
8%
12%
1%

72%
8%
19%
1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(277)

(455)

(249)

(283)

(403)

(302)

(241)

(747)

(164)

(822)

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4. Presidential Vote 2016
If the 2016 presidential election were being held today and the candidates were Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Donald Trump, the Republican, who would you
vote for?
Voters selecting someone else in the initial question were given a choice of a selection of third party candidates

Gender
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

45%
36%
5%
3%
3%
7%
0%

39%
43%
6%
3%
3%
5%
1%

51%
29%
5%
3%
3%
8%
0%

38%
34%
10%
10%
3%
4%
0%

52%
32%
5%
2%
2%
6%
1%

47%
35%
5%
2%
3%
8%
0%

40%
48%
2%
1%
2%
7%
0%

45%
36%
6%
3%
3%
7%
1%



















100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(493)

(494)

(161)

(218)

(449)

(159)

(929)

Party ID
Hillary Clinton
Donald Trump
Gary Johnson
Jill Stein
Someone else
Not sure
Probably won’t vote
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(18)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

45%
36%
5%
3%
3%
7%
0%

93%
2%
1%
0%
2%
2%
0%

38%
34%
9%
5%
4%
8%
1%

7%
78%
3%
1%
3%
8%
0%

79%
2%
4%
7%
5%
3%
0%

49%
32%
7%
1%
1%
9%
0%

9%
74%
5%
1%
3%
7%
1%

26%
54%
6%
1%
3%
10%
1%

51%
31%
5%
4%
3%
6%
0%

7%
81%
4%
1%
1%
5%
1%

53%
27%
6%
3%
3%
7%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(274)

(457)

(249)

(284)

(400)

(303)

(243)

(744)

(162)

(823)

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New Hampshire

5. Support for Candidate
Which best describes your support for [Candidate Choice] right now?
Asked of respondents voting for Clinton or Trump

Gender
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably change
at some point
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

64%
25%

66%
22%

63%
28%

61%
26%

53%
27%

68%
25%

72%
21%

64%
25%




9%

10%

8%

10%

19%

6%

7%

9%

1%

1%

1%

2%

1%

2%

0%

1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(806)

(409)

(397)

(116)

(182)

(368)

(140)

(753)

Party ID
Very strong – I’ve decided
Strong – I probably won’t change
Somewhat strong – I might still
change
Not too strong – I’ll probably change
at some point
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(17)

White Evangelical

(29)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

64%
25%

73%
19%

55%
32%

68%
20%

73%
18%

57%
27%

65%
29%

65%
30%

64%
23%

65%
25%

64%
25%

9%

7%

12%

9%

9%

13%

6%

5%

11%

9%

10%

1%

1%

1%

3%

1%

2%

0%

1%

1%

1%

1%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(806)

(260)

(331)

(212)

(230)

(325)

(251)

(193)

(613)

(143)

(661)

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6. Consider Clinton
Would you ever consider voting for Hillary Clinton in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Clinton

Gender
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Male

3%

2%

13%
83%

Age group

Female

30-44

45-64

5%

1%

2%

5%

4%

12%
85%

15%
81%

18%
81%

15%
83%

13%
82%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(541)

(299)

(242)

(102)

(106)

Party ID
Total
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

18-29

Democrat

Independent

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

4%

9%
87%

13%
84%




100%

100%

100%

(237)

(96)

(511)

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

(1)

White Evangelical
Conservative

Yes

(13)

No

(16)
Tea Party

Yes

No

3%

5%

1%

10%

5%

1%

6%

2%

0%

5%

13%
83%


13%
82%

9%
90%

26%
64%

21%
74%

5%
94%

7%
88%

17%
81%

6%
93%

16%
79%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(283)

(229)

(61)

(205)

(275)

(176)

(365)

(153)

(387)

100%
(541)

(24)

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New Hampshire

7. Consider Trump
Would you ever consider voting for Donald Trump in November?
Asked of respondents not voting for Trump

Gender
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Total

Male

2%

3%

10%
88%

Age group

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

0%

3%

0%

1%

4%

11%
86%

9%
91%

6%
91%

11%
89%

11%
88%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(629)

(282)

(347)

(110)

(148)

Party ID
Total
Yes, I would
Maybe, there’s a long way to go until
November
No, I never would
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Democrat

Independent

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

2%

9%
87%

10%
88%




100%

100%

100%

(290)

(82)

(590)

Ideology
Republican

Liberal

Moderate

(5)

(11)

(22)

White Evangelical
Conservative

Yes

No

Tea Party
Yes

No

2%

0%

2%

8%

1%

2%

4%

8%

1%

1%

10%
88%

2%
98%

14%
84%

26%
66%

3%
95%

13%
85%

22%
74%

13%
79%

9%
90%


9%
90%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(270)

(299)

(55)

(277)

(275)

(78)

(113)

(516)

100%

(629)

(33)

(596)

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8. Candidate Choices this Year
How do you feel about the Presidential choice you have this year?
Asked of respondents not voting for 3rd party/Someone else

Gender
It’s nice to have two good options
There’s only one clear option for me
I don’t really like either, but I’m picking
one anyway
I’m still considering a third party or
staying home
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

1%
58%

1%
58%

1%
58%

1%
49%

2%
42%

1%
66%

3%
62%

1%
57%




36%

35%

36%

41%

47%

30%

33%

36%

5%

5%

5%

9%

9%

3%

2%

6%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(859)

(431)

(428)

(121)

(194)

(394)

(150)

(806)

Party ID
It’s nice to have two good options
There’s only one clear option for me
I don’t really like either, but I’m picking
one anyway
I’m still considering a third party or
staying home
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Ideology

(6)

(17)

White Evangelical

(29)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

1%
58%

2%
77%

1%
43%

2%
58%

1%
67%

1%
54%

2%
55%

1%
55%

1%
58%

2%
59%

1%
57%

36%

17%

50%

34%

27%

39%

39%

38%

35%

34%

36%

5%

3%

6%

6%

5%

6%

4%

5%

5%

4%

5%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(859)

(265)

(361)

(226)

(237)

(352)

(269)

(212)

(647)

(149)

(708)

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9. GOP Endorsements
How much has it mattered to you that some Republican leaders and policy makers have not endorsed Donald Trump?
Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Haven’t heard about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

32%
18%
13%
35%
1%

27%
15%
13%
44%
0%

37%
21%
13%
26%
2%

34%
21%
11%
28%
6%

26%
22%
16%
36%
1%

30%
16%
13%
40%
0%

43%
16%
12%
29%
0%

32%
19%
13%
34%
1%













100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(494)

(493)

(164)

(217)

(446)

(159)

(926)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Haven’t heard about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

32%
18%
13%
35%
1%

39%
19%
13%
28%
1%

29%
19%
14%
38%
1%

29%
16%
13%
39%
3%

34%
22%
14%
30%
1%

33%
16%
13%
35%
3%

28%
17%
13%
41%
0%

28%
17%
15%
38%
3%

33%
19%
13%
34%
1%

32%
10%
11%
47%
0%

32%
20%
14%
33%
2%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(277)

(456)

(247)

(284)

(403)

(300)

(240)

(747)

(164)

(821)

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10. Clinton’s Emails and Server
How much has the way that Hillary Clinton has talked about her emails and private server mattered to you?
Gender
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Haven’t heard about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
22%
17%
17%
0%

45%
20%
17%
18%
0%

41%
24%
18%
17%
0%

42%
31%
15%
10%
1%

37%
28%
20%
14%
1%

43%
17%
16%
23%
0%

51%
17%
19%
12%
0%

43%
22%
17%
17%
1%













100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(986)

(495)

(491)

(164)

(218)

(447)

(157)

(925)

Party ID
A lot
Some
Not much
Not at all
Haven’t heard about it
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
22%
17%
17%
0%

11%
27%
29%
33%
1%

46%
20%
17%
16%
0%

72%
20%
4%
3%
1%

13%
30%
29%
27%
0%

39%
22%
17%
21%
0%

76%
14%
6%
4%
1%

57%
17%
8%
17%
0%

38%
24%
20%
18%
1%

75%
16%
3%
5%
1%

36%
23%
20%
20%
0%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(986)

(275)

(456)

(248)

(283)

(401)

(302)

(243)

(743)

(165)

(820)

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11. Trump’s Campaign
How does Donald Trump’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Gender
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
None of these
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

19%
34%
54%
12%
16%

24%
30%
46%
14%
20%

14%
39%
63%
10%
11%

18%
46%
58%
10%
11%

16%
37%
57%
11%
18%

18%
30%
54%
10%
17%

28%
30%
48%
19%
12%

19%
34%
55%
12%
16%

(990)

(496)

(494)

(164)

(218)

(449)

(159)

(929)













Party ID
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
None of these
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

19%
34%
54%
12%
16%

1%
61%
82%
1%
1%

17%
29%
53%
11%
21%

42%
13%
25%
25%
23%

1%
60%
77%
1%
6%

16%
33%
59%
11%
17%

40%
12%
27%
24%
23%

24%
17%
36%
15%
27%

17%
40%
60%
11%
12%

36%
12%
15%
32%
28%

16%
39%
62%
8%
13%

(990)

(277)

(457)

(249)

(284)

(403)

(303)

(243)

(747)

(165)

(823)

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12. Clinton’s Campaign
How does Hillary Clinton’s campaign for President make you feel ...? Check all that apply.
Gender
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
None of these
Totals

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

19%
36%
30%
20%
23%

19%
43%
33%
15%
21%

19%
30%
28%
24%
25%

10%
39%
27%
14%
32%

20%
37%
35%
14%
29%

24%
36%
27%
25%
18%

14%
34%
38%
19%
20%

19%
36%
31%
19%
24%

(990)

(496)

(494)

(164)

(218)

(449)

(159)

(929)













Party ID
Excited
Angry
Scared
Proud
None of these
Totals

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

19%
36%
30%
20%
23%

46%
3%
4%
51%
25%

12%
39%
36%
11%
29%

2%
69%
49%
1%
9%

33%
12%
10%
31%
35%

21%
33%
27%
23%
25%

5%
63%
54%
5%
10%

11%
45%
38%
10%
20%

22%
33%
28%
23%
24%

3%
68%
61%
3%
4%

23%
30%
24%
23%
27%

(990)

(277)

(457)

(249)

(284)

(403)

(303)

(243)

(747)

(165)

(823)

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13. Trump Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

31%
69%

36%
64%

26%
74%

20%
80%

23%
77%

35%
65%

43%
57%

31%
69%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(968)

(482)

(486)

(163)

(217)

(435)

(154)

(908)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

31%
69%

4%
96%

30%
70%

65%
35%

6%
94%

27%
73%

61%
39%

46%
54%

26%
74%

68%
32%

24%
76%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(968)

(270)

(449)

(243)

(278)

(395)

(295)

(239)

(729)

(163)

(805)

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New Hampshire

14. Trump Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

35%
65%

42%
58%

28%
72%

28%
72%

31%
69%

35%
65%

46%
54%

35%
65%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(480)

(484)

(158)

(215)

(438)

(152)

(908)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

35%
65%

5%
95%

33%
67%

74%
26%

5%
95%

33%
67%

66%
34%

50%
50%

30%
70%

74%
26%

27%
73%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(268)

(450)

(239)

(276)

(395)

(292)

(239)

(725)

(162)

(802)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

15. Trump Traits – Would bring change to Washington
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

66%
34%

73%
27%

59%
41%

59%
41%

64%
36%

68%
32%

70%
30%

66%
34%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(485)

(483)

(162)

(214)

(438)

(154)

(908)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

66%
34%

38%
62%

68%
32%

93%
7%

42%
58%

64%
36%

90%
10%

76%
24%

63%
37%

92%
8%

61%
39%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(969)

(269)

(448)

(244)

(279)

(392)

(298)

(238)

(731)

(164)

(804)

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New Hampshire

16. Trump Traits – Listens to people like you
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

37%
63%

44%
56%

30%
70%

29%
71%

33%
67%

38%
62%

49%
51%

38%
62%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(965)

(479)

(486)

(158)

(217)

(437)

(153)

(909)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

37%
63%

3%
97%

38%
62%

75%
25%

6%
94%

33%
67%

72%
28%

58%
42%

30%
70%

78%
22%

29%
71%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(965)

(270)

(450)

(239)

(278)

(394)

(294)

(239)

(726)

(163)

(802)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

17. Trump Traits – Gets treated fairly
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
57%

41%
59%

46%
54%

31%
69%

48%
52%

47%
53%

41%
59%

44%
56%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(961)

(484)

(477)

(158)

(213)

(436)

(154)

(905)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
57%

62%
38%

41%
59%

26%
74%

59%
41%

47%
53%

24%
76%

31%
69%

47%
53%

21%
79%

48%
52%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(961)

(267)

(448)

(240)

(282)

(386)

(293)

(238)

(723)

(163)

(797)

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New Hampshire

18. Trump Traits – Could fix the economy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

45%
55%

50%
50%

40%
60%

36%
64%

38%
62%

47%
53%

57%
43%

46%
54%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(478)

(485)

(158)

(214)

(438)

(154)

(909)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

45%
55%

6%
94%

47%
53%

85%
15%

8%
92%

44%
56%

80%
20%

67%
33%

38%
62%

82%
18%

37%
63%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(964)

(269)

(448)

(240)

(278)

(393)

(293)

(238)

(726)

(162)

(801)

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19. Trump Traits – Has good temperament and judgment
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

23%
77%

28%
72%

19%
81%

15%
85%

16%
84%

26%
74%

34%
66%

24%
76%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(957)

(476)

(481)

(158)

(213)

(434)

(153)

(903)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

23%
77%

3%
97%

19%
81%

55%
45%

3%
97%

20%
80%

47%
53%

39%
61%

18%
82%

59%
41%

16%
84%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(957)

(269)

(445)

(237)

(278)

(390)

(289)

(238)

(720)

(160)

(797)

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20. Trump Traits – Is a risky choice
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Donald Trump?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

71%
29%

69%
31%

74%
26%

83%
17%

82%
18%

68%
32%

54%
46%

71%
29%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(480)

(486)

(156)

(216)

(438)

(156)

(912)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

71%
29%

88%
12%

74%
26%

48%
52%

88%
12%

77%
23%

48%
52%

59%
41%

76%
24%

44%
56%

77%
23%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(967)

(273)

(449)

(239)

(279)

(394)

(293)

(240)

(727)

(161)

(806)

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21. Clinton Traits – Is prepared to be Commander in Chief
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

55%
45%

50%
50%

59%
41%

56%
44%

57%
43%

56%
44%

48%
52%

54%
46%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(961)

(478)

(483)

(156)

(212)

(438)

(155)

(906)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

55%
45%

93%
7%

51%
49%

21%
79%

87%
13%

58%
42%

20%
80%

39%
61%

60%
40%

15%
85%

63%
37%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(961)

(266)

(451)

(238)

(274)

(393)

(294)

(243)

(719)

(160)

(800)

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22. Clinton Traits – Is honest and trustworthy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

29%
71%

23%
77%

35%
65%

20%
80%

25%
75%

34%
66%

28%
72%

28%
72%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(955)

(479)

(476)

(156)

(213)

(432)

(154)

(899)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

29%
71%

69%
31%

19%
81%

5%
95%

48%
52%

32%
68%

7%
93%

14%
86%

34%
66%

4%
96%

34%
66%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(955)

(260)

(450)

(239)

(274)

(389)

(292)

(239)

(716)

(162)

(793)

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23. Clinton Traits – Would bring change to Washington
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

34%
66%

26%
74%

41%
59%

43%
57%

33%
67%

33%
67%

30%
70%

33%
67%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(477)

(483)

(155)

(214)

(437)

(154)

(904)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

34%
66%

66%
34%

28%
72%

8%
92%

54%
46%

38%
62%

9%
91%

26%
74%

37%
63%

9%
91%

39%
61%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(268)

(448)

(237)

(276)

(394)

(290)

(239)

(721)

(161)

(799)

23

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New Hampshire

24. Clinton Traits – Listens to people like you
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
56%

37%
63%

51%
49%

37%
63%

44%
56%

47%
53%

42%
58%

43%
57%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(959)

(477)

(483)

(156)

(213)

(436)

(154)

(904)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(32)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
56%

87%
13%

38%
62%

8%
92%

72%
28%

50%
50%

10%
90%

30%
70%

49%
51%

8%
92%

51%
49%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(959)

(268)

(447)

(238)

(276)

(391)

(292)

(239)

(721)

(160)

(798)

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25. Clinton Traits – Gets treated fairly
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

44%
56%

45%
55%

42%
58%

40%
60%

36%
64%

45%
55%

52%
48%

44%
56%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(474)

(480)

(156)

(212)

(435)

(151)

(897)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

44%
56%

37%
63%

40%
60%

59%
41%

32%
68%

44%
56%

55%
45%

53%
47%

41%
59%

54%
46%

42%
58%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(268)

(446)

(233)

(274)

(392)

(287)

(238)

(716)

(158)

(796)

25

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26. Clinton Traits – Could fix the economy
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

43%
57%

39%
61%

48%
52%

45%
55%

44%
56%

44%
56%

40%
60%

42%
58%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(959)

(477)

(482)

(156)

(213)

(436)

(154)

(903)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

43%
57%

84%
16%

38%
62%

8%
92%

72%
28%

48%
52%

11%
89%

30%
70%

48%
52%

10%
90%

50%
50%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(959)

(268)

(448)

(237)

(274)

(394)

(291)

(241)

(718)

(161)

(797)

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27. Clinton Traits – Has good temperament and judgment
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

50%
50%

45%
55%

54%
46%

49%
51%

51%
49%

51%
49%

46%
54%

49%
51%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(478)

(482)

(156)

(213)

(437)

(153)

(903)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(16)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

50%
50%

92%
8%

44%
56%

13%
87%

78%
22%

56%
44%

15%
85%

32%
68%

56%
44%

12%
88%

58%
42%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(960)

(267)

(448)

(238)

(273)

(393)

(294)

(241)

(718)

(162)

(797)

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28. Clinton Traits – Is a risky choice
Which of these do you feel describe or do not describe Hillary Clinton?
Gender
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

47%
53%

49%
51%

45%
55%

55%
45%

49%
51%

42%
58%

53%
47%

47%
53%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(471)

(483)

(162)

(202)

(437)

(152)

(892)

Party ID
Describes
Does not describe
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

47%
53%

13%
87%

54%
46%

74%
26%

25%
75%

44%
56%

73%
27%

51%
49%

46%
54%

77%
23%

41%
59%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(953)

(266)

(437)

(245)

(274)

(384)

(295)

(237)

(716)

(163)

(790)

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29. Donald Trump Campaign
When you watch Donald Trump campaign, do you think it shows the way he really is, or do you think he is playing a role just for this campaign?
Gender
It shows the way he really is
He is playing a role just for this
campaign
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

72%

69%

74%

60%

70%

76%

74%

71%

28%

31%

26%

40%

30%

24%

26%

29%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(978)

(490)

(488)

(163)

(218)

(443)

(154)

(917)

Party ID
It shows the way he really is
He is playing a role just for this
campaign
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

72%

82%

68%

68%

74%

75%

65%

63%

74%

68%

72%

28%

18%

32%

32%

26%

25%

35%

37%

26%

32%

28%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(978)

(270)

(455)

(247)

(280)

(399)

(299)

(238)

(740)

(164)

(814)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

30. Hillary Clinton Campaign
When you watch Hillary Clinton campaign, do you think it shows the way she really is, or do you think she is playing a role just for this campaign?
Gender
It shows the way she really is
She is playing a role just for this
campaign
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

46%

41%

50%

35%

46%

50%

43%

45%

54%

59%

50%

65%

54%

50%

57%

55%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(979)

(489)

(489)

(160)

(217)

(442)

(159)

(918)

Party ID
It shows the way she really is
She is playing a role just for this
campaign
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

46%

82%

38%

20%

66%

51%

20%

33%

50%

13%

52%

54%

18%

62%

80%

34%

49%

80%

67%

50%

87%

48%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(979)

(270)

(456)

(246)

(277)

(398)

(303)

(243)

(736)

(164)

(814)

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New Hampshire

31. Controversial Trump Statements
When Donald Trump says things that some find controversial, do you personally feel Trump is usually:
Gender
Telling it like it is
Joking, and then some people blow it
out of proportion
Saying irresponsible things
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

22%

26%

18%

19%

19%

23%

26%

22%

18%
60%

20%
54%

16%
66%

17%
64%

15%
66%

18%
59%

21%
52%

18%
60%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(494)

(493)

(163)

(218)

(448)

(159)

(926)

Party ID
Total
Telling it like it is
Joking, and then some people blow it
out of proportion
Saying irresponsible things
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Democrat

Ideology

Independent

Republican

Liberal

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

22%

4%

20%

45%

5%

23%

37%

29%

20%

42%

18%

18%
60%

3%
94%

20%
59%

30%
24%

3%
92%

15%
62%

35%
28%

28%
42%

15%
66%

39%
19%

14%
68%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(987)

(277)

(456)

(248)

(284)

(401)

(303)

(243)

(745)

(164)

(823)

31

CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

32. Clinton Secretary of State
When Hillary Clinton describes her time as Secretary of State, do you feel she is usually:
Gender
Giving an honest assessment of
things
Making it sound a bit better than it was
Not telling the truth about things
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

29%
28%
43%

27%
25%
48%

31%
31%
39%

17%
43%
40%

25%
35%
40%

34%
22%
44%

29%
21%
50%

28%
28%
44%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(495)

(493)

(163)

(218)

(448)

(159)

(927)

Party ID
Giving an honest assessment of
things
Making it sound a bit better than it was
Not telling the truth about things
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

29%
28%
43%

62%
33%
5%

22%
28%
50%

4%
22%
74%

48%
36%
16%

32%
28%
40%

7%
20%
73%

19%
25%
55%

32%
29%
39%

6%
13%
82%

33%
31%
36%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(988)

(277)

(456)

(248)

(284)

(401)

(303)

(243)

(745)

(164)

(823)

32

CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

33. Which Candidate Does Better – Terrorism
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

47%
53%

52%
48%

41%
59%

47%
53%

40%
60%

47%
53%

56%
44%

47%
53%

Totals
(Weighted N)




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(974)

(491)

(483)

(162)

(217)

(438)

(157)

(913)

Party ID

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

47%
53%

5%
95%

49%
51%

90%
10%

12%
88%

42%
58%

86%
14%

66%
34%

40%
60%

91%
9%

38%
62%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(974)

(277)

(444)

(246)

(277)

(396)

(301)

(243)

(731)

(163)

(810)

33

CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

34. Which Candidate Does Better – Immigration
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

46%
54%

52%
48%

40%
60%

36%
64%

41%
59%

48%
52%

57%
43%

46%
54%

Totals
(Weighted N)




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(976)

(488)

(489)

(162)

(214)

(443)

(157)

(916)

Party ID

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

46%
54%

5%
95%

50%
50%

86%
14%

8%
92%

43%
57%

86%
14%

66%
34%

40%
60%

86%
14%

38%
62%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(976)

(277)

(447)

(246)

(281)

(396)

(299)

(240)

(736)

(164)

(812)

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New Hampshire

35. Which Candidate Does Better – Gun policy
Between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, who would do better on:
Gender

Age group

Race/Ethnicity

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

51%
49%

56%
44%

45%
55%

49%
51%

51%
49%

49%
51%

57%
43%

52%
48%

Totals
(Weighted N)




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(979)

(491)

(489)

(162)

(216)

(444)

(157)

(919)

Party ID

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(33)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton

51%
49%

7%
93%

56%
44%

90%
10%

13%
87%

49%
51%

89%
11%

76%
24%

43%
57%

92%
8%

43%
57%

Totals
(Weighted N)

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(979)

(277)

(449)

(246)

(282)

(396)

(302)

(243)

(736)

(164)

(814)

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CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

36. Senate Vote 2016
In the U.S. Senate election in New Hampshire in November, if these were the candidates, would you vote for...
Gender
Kelly Ayotte, the Republican
Maggie Hassan, the Democrat
Not sure yet
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

41%
42%
17%

45%
39%
16%

36%
45%
19%

36%
44%
20%

36%
38%
25%

41%
43%
16%

50%
40%
10%

42%
41%
17%







100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(982)

(492)

(490)

(164)

(216)

(446)

(157)

(921)

Party ID
Kelly Ayotte, the Republican
Maggie Hassan, the Democrat
Not sure yet
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

41%
42%
17%

4%
85%
12%

39%
37%
24%

85%
3%
12%

5%
79%
16%

39%
40%
21%

76%
9%
14%

62%
22%
16%

34%
48%
18%

76%
9%
15%

34%
48%
18%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(982)

(276)

(453)

(246)

(283)

(399)

(300)

(243)

(739)

(162)

(819)

36

CBS News 2016 Battleground Tracker
New Hampshire

37. Ayotte Same Kind of Republican as Trump
Whether or not you would vote for her, do you feel Kelly Ayotte is the same kind of Republican as Donald Trump, or a different kind of Republican from Donald
Trump?
Gender
Same
Different
Totals
(Weighted N)

Age group

Total

Male

Female

18-29

30-44

45-64

65+

White

Black

Hispanic

Other

22%
78%

21%
79%

22%
78%

17%
83%

20%
80%

24%
76%

22%
78%

22%
78%




100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(984)

(492)

(492)

(163)

(218)

(446)

(158)

(923)

Party ID
Same
Different
Totals
(Weighted N)

Race/Ethnicity

Ideology

(6)

(21)

White Evangelical

(34)
Tea Party

Total

Democrat

Independent

Republican

Liberal

Moderate

Conservative

Yes

No

Yes

No

22%
78%

35%
65%

15%
85%

18%
82%

30%
70%

23%
77%

12%
88%

19%
81%

22%
78%

8%
92%

24%
76%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

(984)

(277)

(456)

(245)

(284)

(401)

(300)

(243)

(741)

(162)

(822)

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