Adams
95% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
36% 679
Newt Gingrich 34% 637
Rick Santorum 26% 495
Ron Paul 4% 67
Alcorn
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
35% 1,127
Newt Gingrich 32% 1,024
Mitt Romney 28% 921
Ron Paul 4% 136
Amite
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 564
Rick Santorum 34% 556
Newt Gingrich 28% 461
Ron Paul 2% 35
Attala
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
36% 710
Newt Gingrich 31% 613
Mitt Romney 28% 547
Ron Paul 5% 90
Benton
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
40% 285
Newt Gingrich 31% 222
Mitt Romney 22% 153
Ron Paul 4% 31
Bolivar
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
41% 637
Newt Gingrich 30% 478
Rick Santorum 24% 383
Ron Paul 4% 58
Calhoun
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
36% 565
Newt Gingrich 35% 556
Mitt Romney 23% 355
Ron Paul 4% 63
Carroll
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
35% 489
Mitt Romney 33% 468
Rick Santorum 28% 389
Ron Paul 3% 47
Chickasaw
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
40% 587
Newt Gingrich 34% 499
Mitt Romney 23% 339
Ron Paul 3% 37
Choctaw
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 448
Newt Gingrich 31% 369
Mitt Romney 26% 316
Ron Paul 3% 37
Claiborne
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
36% 65
Newt Gingrich 33% 60
Rick Santorum 26% 46
Ron Paul 5% 9
Clarke
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
38% 846
Newt Gingrich 36% 782
Mitt Romney 21% 470
Ron Paul 3% 71
Clay
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
33% 582
Rick Santorum 31% 540
Mitt Romney 31% 534
Ron Paul 4% 75
Coahoma
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 169
Newt Gingrich 34% 166
Rick Santorum 28% 136
Ron Paul 3% 13
Copiah
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
33% 814
Newt Gingrich 32% 789
Rick Santorum 31% 781
Ron Paul 3% 78
Covington
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
38% 758
Rick Santorum 29% 580
Mitt Romney 26% 517
Ron Paul 5% 94
DeSoto
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 6,201
Mitt Romney 29% 4,828
Newt Gingrich 28% 4,622
Ron Paul 6% 981
Forrest
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
36% 2,616
Rick Santorum 29% 2,120
Mitt Romney 28% 2,058
Ron Paul 6% 440
Franklin
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
40% 393
Newt Gingrich 33% 329
Mitt Romney 23% 222
Ron Paul 3% 30
George
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
42% 1,295
Newt Gingrich 27% 834
Mitt Romney 26% 793
Ron Paul 4% 110
Greene
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
39% 562
Rick Santorum 34% 497
Mitt Romney 22% 318
Ron Paul 4% 54
Grenada
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
35% 769
Newt Gingrich 34% 753
Rick Santorum 27% 599
Ron Paul 2% 36
Hancock
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
32% 1,625
Mitt Romney 31% 1,549
Newt Gingrich 29% 1,461
Ron Paul 7% 371
Harrison
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
32% 5,588
Rick Santorum 31% 5,372
Newt Gingrich 30% 5,218
Ron Paul 6% 1,063
Hinds
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
41% 5,681
Newt Gingrich 27% 3,846
Rick Santorum 27% 3,797
Ron Paul 4% 581
Holmes
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
37% 188
Mitt Romney 32% 165
Rick Santorum 28% 145
Ron Paul 2% 12
Humphreys
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
41% 194
Newt Gingrich 32% 151
Rick Santorum 25% 118
Ron Paul 0% 2
Issaquena
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
42% 43
Mitt Romney 29% 30
Rick Santorum 26% 27
Ron Paul 0%
Itawamba
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
44% 1,196
Newt Gingrich 29% 773
Mitt Romney 22% 581
Ron Paul 4% 111
Jackson
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 5,443
Rick Santorum 32% 5,227
Newt Gingrich 27% 4,379
Ron Paul 5% 871
Jasper
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
38% 573
Rick Santorum 33% 493
Mitt Romney 24% 364
Ron Paul 4% 61
Jeff Davis
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
37% 383
Rick Santorum 33% 340
Mitt Romney 27% 284
Ron Paul 3% 28
Jefferson
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
40% 68
Mitt Romney 31% 52
Rick Santorum 28% 47
Ron Paul 0%
Jones
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
38% 3,302
Rick Santorum 32% 2,732
Mitt Romney 25% 2,142
Ron Paul 5% 401
Kemper
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
35% 277
Newt Gingrich 35% 273
Mitt Romney 25% 194
Ron Paul 3% 23
Lafayette
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
37% 1,496
Newt Gingrich 29% 1,187
Rick Santorum 26% 1,049
Ron Paul 7% 281
Lamar
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
34% 2,662
Mitt Romney 31% 2,469
Rick Santorum 30% 2,371
Ron Paul 5% 366
Lauderdale
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 3,275
Newt Gingrich 29% 2,638
Mitt Romney 29% 2,621
Ron Paul 4% 363
Lawrence
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
36% 548
Rick Santorum 33% 501
Mitt Romney 28% 426
Ron Paul 2% 26
Leake
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
38% 691
Rick Santorum 34% 615
Mitt Romney 25% 456
Ron Paul 2% 42
Lee
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
42% 4,240
Newt Gingrich 30% 3,038
Mitt Romney 24% 2,438
Ron Paul 4% 385
Leflore
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
49% 593
Newt Gingrich 29% 352
Rick Santorum 16% 197
Ron Paul 4% 53
Lincoln
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
36% 1,363
Newt Gingrich 31% 1,193
Rick Santorum 29% 1,117
Ron Paul 3% 110
Lowndes
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
33% 2,064
Mitt Romney 33% 2,015
Rick Santorum 30% 1,840
Ron Paul 3% 216
Madison
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
43% 5,569
Newt Gingrich 27% 3,453
Rick Santorum 26% 3,380
Ron Paul 4% 498
Marion
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
39% 1,364
Rick Santorum 30% 1,044
Mitt Romney 28% 997
Ron Paul 2% 86
Marshall
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
42% 1,102
Newt Gingrich 27% 700
Mitt Romney 26% 688
Ron Paul 4% 111
Monroe
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 1,324
Newt Gingrich 33% 1,188
Mitt Romney 26% 941
Ron Paul 3% 123
Montgomery
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
34% 345
Newt Gingrich 33% 337
Mitt Romney 28% 284
Ron Paul 4% 38
Neshoba
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
41% 1,300
Newt Gingrich 32% 1,010
Mitt Romney 23% 745
Ron Paul 3% 100
Newton
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
39% 1,107
Newt Gingrich 34% 959
Mitt Romney 23% 648
Ron Paul 2% 68
Noxubee
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
36% 173
Rick Santorum 33% 161
Mitt Romney 28% 135
Ron Paul 2% 10
Oktibbeha
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
35% 1,221
Rick Santorum 31% 1,072
Newt Gingrich 27% 951
Ron Paul 6% 198
Panola
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
34% 869
Mitt Romney 32% 802
Rick Santorum 30% 753
Ron Paul 3% 83
Pearl River
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
34% 2,429
Newt Gingrich 31% 2,172
Mitt Romney 26% 1,815
Ron Paul 8% 599
Perry
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
39% 573
Rick Santorum 33% 485
Mitt Romney 22% 319
Ron Paul 5% 71
Pike
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 1,099
Newt Gingrich 31% 1,004
Rick Santorum 29% 952
Ron Paul 4% 140
Pontotoc
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
43% 1,559
Newt Gingrich 34% 1,228
Mitt Romney 18% 668
Ron Paul 4% 146
Prentiss
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
40% 834
Newt Gingrich 31% 634
Mitt Romney 25% 516
Ron Paul 3% 56
Quitman
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 102
Rick Santorum 33% 98
Newt Gingrich 27% 80
Ron Paul 5% 15
Rankin
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
34% 7,750
Newt Gingrich 32% 7,336
Rick Santorum 29% 6,704
Ron Paul 4% 936
Scott
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 901
Newt Gingrich 31% 758
Mitt Romney 28% 689
Ron Paul 3% 67
Sharkey
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
38% 96
Mitt Romney 31% 78
Newt Gingrich 28% 71
Ron Paul 2% 4
Simpson
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
33% 1,102
Newt Gingrich 31% 1,015
Mitt Romney 30% 973
Ron Paul 4% 145
Smith
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
38% 834
Rick Santorum 36% 806
Mitt Romney 21% 476
Ron Paul 3% 72
Stone
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
43% 956
Newt Gingrich 29% 651
Mitt Romney 22% 492
Ron Paul 5% 112
Sunflower
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
40% 405
Newt Gingrich 35% 357
Rick Santorum 23% 238
Ron Paul 1% 14
Tallahatchie
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
33% 257
Mitt Romney 31% 243
Newt Gingrich 30% 231
Ron Paul 5% 37
Tate
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
39% 1,111
Newt Gingrich 27% 768
Mitt Romney 27% 760
Ron Paul 5% 142
Tippah
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
35% 882
Newt Gingrich 34% 875
Mitt Romney 25% 648
Ron Paul 4% 108
Tishomingo
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
39% 849
Newt Gingrich 28% 610
Mitt Romney 26% 573
Ron Paul 5% 100
Tunica
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
34% 96
Mitt Romney 34% 96
Rick Santorum 25% 72
Ron Paul 6% 17
Union
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
43% 1,380
Newt Gingrich 32% 1,037
Mitt Romney 20% 654
Ron Paul 4% 120
Walthall
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
36% 496
Rick Santorum 30% 410
Mitt Romney 29% 403
Ron Paul 3% 41
Warren
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
38% 1,637
Rick Santorum 28% 1,200
Newt Gingrich 28% 1,198
Ron Paul 5% 195
Washington
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
39% 783
Newt Gingrich 36% 712
Rick Santorum 22% 429
Ron Paul 2% 42
Wayne
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
37% 920
Rick Santorum 34% 829
Mitt Romney 24% 588
Ron Paul 4% 91
Webster
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 723
Newt Gingrich 32% 618
Mitt Romney 27% 528
Ron Paul 3% 50
Wilkinson
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
37% 102
Newt Gingrich 31% 87
Mitt Romney 25% 70
Ron Paul 6% 17
Winston
100% in
RickSantorum
Rick Santorum
34% 676
Newt Gingrich 34% 663
Mitt Romney 29% 577
Ron Paul 2% 49
Yalobusha
100% in
NewtGingrich
Newt Gingrich
35% 469
Rick Santorum 34% 451
Mitt Romney 27% 361
Ron Paul 3% 45
Yazoo
100% in
MittRomney
Mitt Romney
33% 702
Rick Santorum 32% 682
Newt Gingrich 32% 680
Ron Paul 2% 45
MISSISSIPPI exit polls
Gender:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Male 34 6 28 31 50
Female 29 3 32 35 50
Race:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
White 32 5 30 33 97
Black - - - - 2
Other - - - - 1
In which age group are you?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
17-29 22 9 24 45 8
30-44 25 10 23 41 16
45-64 29 4 30 35 43
65 or over 39 1 35 24 33
In which age group are you?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
17-24 - - - - 4
25-29 - - - - 4
30-39 27 12 22 39 10
40-49 24 6 27 39 15
50-64 30 3 31 35 34
65 or over 39 1 35 24 33
Which best describes your education?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
High school or less 37 3 31 29 22
Some college or associate degree 32 4 26 37 35
College graduate 29 5 31 34 26
Postgraduate study 25 7 36 31 17
Which best describes your education?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
College graduate 28 6 33 33 43
No college degree 34 3 28 34 57
Which best describes your education?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
More than high school graduate 30 5 30 35 78
High school graduate or less 37 3 31 29 22
2011 total family income:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Under $30,000 35 5 26 32 15
$30,000 - $49,999 30 6 29 33 21
$50,000 - $99,999 30 4 30 36 38
$100,000 - $199,999 30 5 28 35 20
$200,000 or more - - - - 5
2011 total family income:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Under $50,000 33 6 27 33 36
$50,000-$99,999 30 4 30 36 38
$100,000 or more 28 5 34 31 26
2011 total family income:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Under $50,000 33 6 27 33 36
$50,000 or more 29 4 31 34 64
2011 total family income:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Under $100,000 31 5 29 35 74
$100,000 or more 28 5 34 31 26
Do you work full-time for pay?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Yes 29 6 30 33 55
No 34 5 30 30 45
Working women:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Working women 28 4 31 32 24
All others 32 6 30 31 76
Are you currently married?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Yes 31 3 29 36 75
No 32 4 30 34 25
Gender by marital status
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Married men 37 4 26 32 40
Married women 25 3 31 41 35
Non-married men - - - - 11
Non-married women 32 1 36 31 14
No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Democrat - - - - 4
Republican 32 2 31 34 80
Independent or something else 25 16 28 29 16
On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Very liberal - - - - 3
Somewhat liberal - - - - 5
Moderate 26 6 42 24 20
Somewhat conservative 31 4 33 31 29
Very conservative 35 4 22 39 42
On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Very conservative 35 4 22 39 42
Somewhat conservative 31 4 33 31 29
Moderate or liberal 26 7 38 28 29
On most political matters, do you consider yourself:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Conservative 33 4 27 35 71
Moderate or liberal 26 7 38 28 29
How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Strongly support 36 4 25 33 37
Somewhat support 32 4 30 34 29
Neutral 27 5 35 32 25
Somewhat oppose - - - - 3
Strongly oppose - - - - 3
How do you feel about the Tea Party movement?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Support 34 4 27 34 66
Neutral 27 5 35 32 25
Oppose 21 8 37 30 6
Would you describe yourself as a born-again or evangelical Christian?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Yes 31 3 29 36 83
No 28 12 35 24 17
White evangelical or white born-again Christians
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
White evangelical or white born-again Christians 32 3 29 35 80
All others 27 11 33 27 20
How much does it matter to you that a candidate shares your religious beliefs?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
A great deal 28 3 26 43 47
Somewhat 36 5 35 22 32
Not much 26 11 39 22 12
Not at all - - - - 9
How much does it matter to you that a candidate shares your religious beliefs?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
A great deal or somewhat 31 4 30 35 78
Not much or not at all 29 13 33 19 21
Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Legal in all cases - - - - 8
Legal in most cases 33 6 40 19 18
Illegal in most cases 29 4 34 31 43
Illegal in all cases 30 4 21 44 28
Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Legal 32 10 34 21 26
Illegal 29 4 29 36 70
Which ONE of these issues mattered most in deciding how you voted today?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Abortion - - - - 11
Federal budget deficit 35 5 30 29 26
The economy 31 3 33 33 56
Illegal immigration - - - - 3
Which ONE of these candidate qualities mattered most in deciding how you voted today?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Can defeat Barack Obama 30 1 46 22 39
Is a true conservative 34 5 7 52 20
Has strong moral character 8 5 22 65 20
Has the right experience 59 4 29 8 19
Regardless of how you voted today, which ONE of these candidates do you think would be most likely to defeat Barack Obama in November?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Gingrich 87 0 3 9 24
Paul - - - - 2
Romney 19 3 59 19 49
Santorum 3 1 2 94 24
Which of these best describes your feelings about the way the federal government is working?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Enthusiastic - - - - 4
Satisfied, but not enthusiastic - - - - 9
Dissatisfied, but not angry 31 3 29 36 44
Angry 33 7 30 29 42
Which of these best describes your feelings about the way the federal government is working?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Enthusiastic or satisfied 28 10 33 24 13
Dissatisfied or angry 32 5 30 33 86
Which best describes your vote today?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
I strongly favor my candidate 36 6 30 27 53
I like my candidate but with reservations 25 4 32 38 36
I dislike the other candidates - - - - 10
Do you think Newt Gingrich's positions on the issues are:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Too conservative - - - - 10
Not conservative enough 10 7 39 42 28
About right 47 3 23 26 57
Do you think Ron Paul's positions on the issues are:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Too conservative 37 0 31 31 25
Not conservative enough 31 1 32 34 38
About right 27 20 25 26 25
Do you think Mitt Romney's positions on the issues are:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Too conservative - - - - 9
Not conservative enough 40 5 12 41 52
About right 15 3 67 14 32
Do you think Rick Santorum's positions on the issues are:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Too conservative 33 12 50 2 20
Not conservative enough 41 7 34 16 24
About right 24 2 19 53 51
If Newt Gingrich won the nomination, would you be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Satisfied 47 2 20 31 66
Dissatisfied 2 7 49 41 32
If Ron Paul won the nomination, would you be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Satisfied 29 14 25 30 23
Dissatisfied 32 0 31 36 74
If Mitt Romney won the nomination, would you be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Satisfied 19 3 49 29 57
Dissatisfied 47 5 4 43 40
If Rick Santorum won the nomination, would you be:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Satisfied 25 2 22 51 67
Dissatisfied 42 7 47 2 29
Regardless of how you voted today, which ONE of these candidates do you think best understands the problems of average Americans?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Gingrich 75 1 12 11 36
Paul - - - - 10
Romney 5 - 92 2 25
Santorum 5 - 3 92 27
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential primary?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Just today 30 5 28 37 14
In the last few days 30 2 27 41 20
In the last few weeks 24 1 27 47 27
Earlier this year 34 4 37 25 28
Before that - - - - 11
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential primary?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Last few days 30 3 28 40 34
Earlier than that 32 4 31 32 66
When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential primary?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Since January 1st 29 3 30 37 89
Before January 1st - - - - 11
In deciding whom to support in today's presidential primary, how would you rate the importance of campaign advertising?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
The most important factor 29 3 27 41 13
One of several important factors 32 3 31 33 37
A minor factor 25 5 33 37 26
Not a factor at all 38 3 24 33 19
In your vote in today's presidential primary, how would you rate the importance of campaign advertising?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Important 31 3 30 35 50
Not important 31 4 29 35 45
In your vote in today's presidential primary, how would you rate the importance of campaign advertising?
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
A factor 29 4 31 36 77
Not a factor 38 3 24 33 19
Population of area:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Over 500,000 - - - - -
50,000 to 500,000 - - - - 3
Suburbs 31 5 29 34 43
10,000 to 50,000 31 7 33 28 30
Rural 31 1 28 39 25
Population of area, three categories
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
City over 50,000 - - - - 3
Suburbs 31 5 29 34 43
Small city and rural 31 4 31 33 55
Geographic area:
Category Gingrich Paul Romney Santorum % Total
Jackson and Delta 31 4 36 29 18
Southeast 32 5 30 32 49
Northeast 31 4 27 37 33