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How Groups Voted in 2004

2004
  2004 Group Kerry Bush Nader Other
  All Voters Pct. 48% 51% * 1%
SEX Men 46 44 55 1 1
  Women 54 51 48 * *
RACE White 77 41 58 * 1
  African-American 11 88 11 * *
  Hispanic 8 53 44 2 1
  Asian 2 56 43 0 1
  Other 2 54 40 2 4
AGE 18-24 9 56 43 * 1
  25-29 8 51 48 * 1
  30-49 40 46 53 1 1
  50-64 27 47 52 * 1
  65 & over 16 47 52 0 *
INCOME <$15,000 8 63 36 * *
  $15,000-29,999 15 57 42 * 1
  $30-49,999 22 50 49 * *
  $50-74,999 23 43 56 * 1
  $75-99,999 14 45 55 * 1
  $100,000 & over 18 41 58 1 *
UNION HOUSEHOLD Yes 24 59 40 1 1
  No 76 44 55 * 1
REGION East 22 56 44 1 *
  Midwest 26 48 51 * *
  South 32 42 58 * 1
  West 20 50 49 1 1
PARTY Democrat 37 89 11 * *
  Republican 37 6 93 * *
  Independent 26 50 48 1 2
POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY Liberal 21 85 13 1 1
  Moderate 46 54 45 * 1
  Conservative 34 16 84 1 *
GAY/LESBIAN/BISEXUAL Yes 4 77 23 * 0
  No 96 46 53 * 1

Notes: Survey by Edison Media Research/Mitofsky International for the National Election Pool (ABC News, Associated Press, CBS News, CNN, Fox News, NBC News). Sample of 13,719 voters consisted of 11,719 voters as they left the voting booths on Election Day November 2, 2004 and a telephone absentee/early voters survey of 2000 respondents conducted October 25-31, 2004. “Don’t know” and “other” responses not included.