Iowa Likely Caucus-Goers
In the past month, have you been contacted by Newt Gingrich's campaign?
Yes No-Unsure
Row % Row %
Iowa Likely Caucus-Goers 68% 32%
Tea Party Supporters 76% 24%
Intensity of Tea Party Support Strongly support Tea Party 77% 23%
Support Tea Party 75% 25%
Does not support Tea Party 63% 37%
Political Ideology Liberal-Moderate 58% 42%
Conservative 73% 27%
Very conservative 72% 28%
Political Ideology Liberal-Moderate 58% 42%
Conservative-Very conservative 72% 28%
Past Participation** Yes 77% 23%
No 52% 48%
Top Tier Republican Candidates Mitt Romney 74% 26%
Ron Paul 52% 48%
Rick Santorum 80% 20%
Rick Perry 67% 33%
Newt Gingrich 75% 25%
Candidate Support Strongly support 71% 29%
Somewhat support 69% 31%
Might vote differently 56% 44%
Most Important Quality Shares your values 67% 33%
Is closest to you on the issues 69% 31%
Can beat President Obama in 2012 71% 29%
Has the experience to govern 62% 38%
Gender Men 66% 34%
Women 70% 30%
Age Under 45 46% 54%
45 or older 81% 19%
Region Eastern Cities 71% 29%
East Central 71% 29%
Central 69% 31%
West 62% 38%
Household Income Less than $75,000 65% 35%
$75,000 or more 67% 33%
Evangelical Christians 71% 29%
Tea Party-Conservative-Evangelical 78% 22%
Mormons are Christians Yes 73% 27%
No-Unsure 62% 38%
Education Not college graduate 66% 34%
College graduate 72% 28%
Interview Type Landline 74% 26%
Cell Phone 46% 54%
NBC News/Marist Poll Iowa Likely Republican Caucus-Goers. Interviews conducted December 27th and 28th, 2011, N=433 MOE +/- 4.7%. Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.
**Past participation refers to previous participation in an Iowa Republican Presidential Caucus.