ILLINOIS SURVEY RESULTS - JANUARY 2008

                                                                  

The Research 2000 Illinois Poll was conducted for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and KMOV-TV from January 21 through January 24, 2008. A total of 800 likely voters who vote regularly in state elections were interviewed statewide by telephone.

 

 

DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY: (500 sample size margin of error is 4.5%)
 

QUESTION: If the 2008 Democratic Primary for President were held today, which of the following candidates would you vote for? (ROTATED):

 

                                         ALL      MEN     WOMEN                                                                   

 

Barack Obama                  51%       60%          44%           

Hillary Clinton                  22%      11%          30%             

John Edwards                    15%      11%          18%             

Dennis Kucinich                 2%         3%           1%              

Undecided                         10%      15%            7%              

 

                                   OBA     CLIN       EDW    KUC    UND                                                              

                                           

ALL                            51%       22%         15%      2%     10%

 

WHITE                       51%       25%         16%      3%       5%

BLACK                      63%       16%         15%       -          6%

HISPANIC                 39%       21%         13%       -         27%

OTHER                      43%       20%         11%       -         26%

 

REPUBLICAN PRIMARY: (500 sample size margin of error is 4.5%)

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 Republican Primary for President were held today, which of the following candidates would you vote for? (ROTATE):

 

                                      ALL          MEN       WOMEN

 

John McCain                 31%            36%            26%      

Mitt Romney                 20%            16%            25%         

Rudy Giuliani                13%           10%             16%        

Mike Huckabee             11%            14%              8%      

Ron Paul                          7%             9%               5%     

Undecided                     18%            15%             20% 

 
 
 
 
ALL VOTERS: (800 sample size margin of error is 3.5%)
 

                                                     FAVORABLE    UNFAVORABLE   NO OPINION

 

Barack Obama                           68%                       27%                          5%

Hillary Clinton                       53%                       42%                          5%

Rudy Giuliani                             40%                       54%                          6%     

Mitt Romney                               36%                       57%                          7%    

John McCain                                45%                       47%                          8%    

Mike Huckabee                          32%                       58%                        10%

John Edwards                            52%                       33%                        15%

Dennis Kucinich                        23%                       21%                        56%

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Barack Obama, the Democrat, and Rudy Giuliani, the Republican?

                                            OBAMA               GIULIANI           UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         58%                       36%                        6% 

 

MEN                                        53%                       42%                        5%

WOMEN                                 63%                       30%                        7%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        89%                         8%                        3%

REPUBLICANS                     10%                       81%                        9%

INDEPENDENTS                   60%                       34%                       6%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Barack Obama, the Democrat, and Mitt Romney, the Republican?

                                             OBAMA             ROMNEY           UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                          61%                      34%                        5% 

 

MEN                                        55%                       40%                        5%

WOMEN                                 67%                       28%                        5%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        90%                         7%                        3%

REPUBLICANS                     12%                       79%                        9%

INDEPENDENTS                   65%                       30%                       5%

 

 

 

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Barack Obama, the Democrat, and Mike Huckabee, the Republican?

                                            OBAMA           HUCKABEE         UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                          62%                      33%                        5% 

 

MEN                                        56%                       39%                        5%

WOMEN                                 68%                       27%                        5%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        90%                         7%                        3%

REPUBLICANS                     13%                       79%                        8%

INDEPENDENTS                   68%                       29%                       3%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Barack Obama, the Democrat, and John McCain, the Republican?

                                            OBAMA              MCCAIN           UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         58%                       37%                        5% 

 

MEN                                        53%                       42%                        5%

WOMEN                                 63%                       30%                        7%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        89%                         8%                        3%

REPUBLICANS                     10%                       81%                        9%

INDEPENDENTS                   60%                       34%                       6%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Rudy Giuliani, the Republican?

                                            CLINTON           GIULIANI          UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         55%                       38%                        7% 

 

MEN                                        47%                       47%                        6%

WOMEN                                 63%                       29%                        8%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        84%                       10%                        6%

REPUBLICANS                     11%                       81%                         8%

INDEPENDENTS                   56%                       37%                        7%

 

 

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Mitt Romney, the Republican?

                                             CLINTON           ROMNEY          UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         57%                       35%                        8% 

 

MEN                                        49%                       44%                        7%

WOMEN                                 65%                       26%                        9%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        85%                        7%                        8%

REPUBLICANS                     12%                       80%                        8%

INDEPENDENTS                   59%                      33%                        8%

 

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and Mike Huckabee, the Republican?

                                          CLINTON           HUCKABEE        UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         57%                       33%                      10% 

 

MEN                                        49%                       42%                        9%

WOMEN                                 65%                       24%                      11%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        86%                        6%                         8%

REPUBLICANS                     12%                       77%                      11%

INDEPENDENTS                   58%                      30%                      12%

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between Hillary Clinton, the Democrat, and John McCain, the Republican?

                                            CLINTON          MCCAIN          UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         54%                    40%                        6% 

 

MEN                                        45%                    50%                        5%

WOMEN                                 63%                    30%                        7%    

 

DEMOCRATS                        83%                     10%                       7%

REPUBLICANS                     10%                     84%                        6%

INDEPENDENTS                   55%                    40%                        5%

 

 

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between John Edwards, the Democrat, and Rudy Giuliani, the Republican?

                                          EDWARDS           GIULIANI           UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                        57%                       37%                        6% 

 

DEMOCRATS                       86%                         9%                        5%

REPUBLICANS                    12%                       83%                        5%

INDEPENDENTS                 58%                       34%                        8%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between John Edwards, the Democrat, and Mitt Romney, the Republican?

                                          EDWARDS           ROMNEY           UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         58%                      34%                        8% 

 

DEMOCRATS                        86%                        6%                         8%

REPUBLICANS                     12%                       80%                        8%

INDEPENDENTS                   60%                      31%                        9%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between John Edwards, the Democrat, and Mike Huckabee, the Republican?

                                          EDWARDS           HUCKABEE         UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                         58%                       33%                        9% 

 

DEMOCRATS                        86%                        6%                         8%

REPUBLICANS                     13%                       77%                       10%

INDEPENDENTS                   61%                      30%                         9%

 

QUESTION: If the 2008 election for President were held today, for whom would you vote for if the choice were between John Edwards, the Democrat, and John McCain, the Republican?

                                           EDWARDS           MCCAIN          UNDECIDED

 

ALL                                        55%                       40%                        5% 

 

DEMOCRATS                       85%                       10%                        5%

REPUBLICANS                    10%                       85%                        5%

INDEPENDENTS                  55%                       39%                        6%