Missouri county results

Exit poll

Gender

Category Obama Romney % Total
Male 43 54 45
Female 45 53 55

In which age group are you?

Category Obama Romney % Total
18-29 58 39 18
30-44 42 55 27
45-64 44 55 39
65 or over 33 66 16

In which age group are you?

Category Obama Romney % Total
18-24 53 42 9
25-29 63 35 9
30-39 42 55 16
40-49 45 54 22
50-64 42 56 28
65 or over 33 66 16

Race

Category Obama Romney % Total
White 32 65 78
Black 94 6 16
Hispanic or Latino - - 3
Asian - - 1
Other - - 2

Gender by race

Category Obama Romney % Total
White men 31 66 35
White women 34 65 43
Black men 93 7 7
Black women 95 5 9
Latino men - - 2
Latino women - - 1
All other races - - 3

On most political matters, do you consider yourself:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Liberal 81 16 20
Moderate 53 44 41
Conservative 15 84 39

No matter how you voted today, do you usually think of yourself as a:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Democrat 90 10 37
Republican 4 96 35
Independent or something else 35 59 28

What was the last grade of school you completed?

Category Obama Romney % Total
No high school diploma - - 5
High school graduate 44 55 24
Some college or associate degree 43 55 32
College graduate 40 57 23
Postgraduate study 46 51 16

What was the last grade of school you completed?

Category Obama Romney % Total
College graduate 43 55 39
No college degree 45 54 61

What was the last grade of school you completed?

Category Obama Romney % Total
More than high school graduate 43 55 71
High school graduate or less 47 52 29

2011 total family income:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Under $30,000 60 38 24
$30,000 - $49,999 44 52 24
$50,000 - $99,999 39 59 32
$100,000 - $199,999 39 60 17
$200,000 - $249,999 - - 2
$250,000 or more - - 2

2011 total family income:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Under $50,000 52 45 48
$50,000 - $99,999 39 59 32
$100,000 or more 38 61 20

2011 total family income

Category Obama Romney % Total
Under $50,000 52 45 48
$50,000 or more 39 60 52

2011 total family income:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Under $100,000 47 51 80
$100,000 or more 38 61 20

White evangelical or white born-again Christians

Category Obama Romney % Total
White evangelical or white born-again Christians 22 76 37
All others 60 37 63

Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Legal in all cases 76 20 24
Legal in most cases 60 38 29
Illegal in most cases 23 76 29
Illegal in all cases 20 79 15

Which comes closest to your position? Abortion should be:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Legal 67 30 53
Illegal 22 77 44

Which ONE of these four issues is the most important facing the country?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Foreign policy - - 4
Federal budget deficit 26 72 14
The economy 39 59 59
Health care 66 34 21

Which ONE of these four candidate qualities mattered most in deciding how you voted for president?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Shares my values 28 69 34
Is a strong leader 38 60 18
Cares about people like me 68 30 19
Has a vision for the future 39 58 26

Which is closer to your view:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Government should do more to solve problems 74 25 41
Government is doing too many things better left to businesses and individuals 17 79 56

Do you think the condition of the nation's economy is:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Excellent - - 2
Good 82 17 16
Not so good 50 48 45
Poor 8 89 36

Do you think the condition of the nation's economy:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Excellent or good 83 17 18
Not so good or poor 31 66 82

Is your opinion of Barack Obama:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Favorable 92 7 43
Unfavorable 3 94 56

Is your opinion of Mitt Romney:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Favorable 6 93 56
Unfavorable 87 8 43

Which best describes your vote for president today?

Category Obama Romney % Total
I strongly favor my candidate 53 46 67
I like my candidate but with reservations 38 62 23
I dislike the other candidate - - 9

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Just today - - 6
In the last few days - - 7
In October - - 7
In September - - 7
Before that 41 58 72

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Just today or in the last few days 49 44 14
Before that 40 58 86

When did you finally decide for whom to vote in the presidential election?

Category Obama Romney % Total
In October or later 44 49 21
Before that 41 58 79

Are you currently married?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Yes 36 62 64
No 56 41 36

Gender by marital status

Category Obama Romney % Total
Married men 38 59 30
Married women 34 65 33
Not married men 50 48 14
Not married women 61 37 22

Do you have any children under 18 living in your home?

Category Obama Romney % Total
Yes 46 51 38
No 42 56 62

Married with children

Category Obama Romney % Total
Married with children 40 57 26
All others 45 53 74

Parents

Category Obama Romney % Total
Men with children 48 49 16
Women with children 46 53 22
Men without children 40 57 28
Women without children 44 54 34

In today's election for U.S. Senate, did you just vote for:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Claire McCaskill 80 19 55
Todd Akin 1 98 39
Jonathan Dine 11 71 6

In today's election for governor, did you just vote for:

Category Obama Romney % Total
Jay Nixon 76 23 55
Dave Spence 4 95 43

Population of area

Category Obama Romney % Total
Over 500,000 - - -
50,000 - 500,000 64 34 23
Suburbs 46 52 43
10,000 - 50,000 39 58 5
Rural 27 71 29

Population of area

Category Obama Romney % Total
City over 50,000 64 34 23
Suburbs 46 52 43
Small city and Rural 29 69 34

Geographic area

Category Obama Romney % Total
St Louis Cty/Cnt 62 37 24
East Central 39 59 15
Kansas City area 51 47 20
North 37 62 15
South 30 68 25