Iowa Likely Caucus-Goers
Do you want Jeb Bush to run for president in 2012, or not?
Yes No Unsure
Row % Row % Row %
Iowa Likely Caucus-Goers 17% 70% 13%
Tea Party Supporters 19% 69% 12%
Intensity of Tea Party Support Strongly support Tea Party 19% 72% 9%
Support Tea Party 19% 67% 14%
Does not support Tea Party 15% 74% 11%
Political Ideology Liberal-Moderate 19% 68% 13%
Conservative 17% 71% 12%
Very conservative 16% 70% 14%
Political Ideology Liberal-Moderate 19% 68% 13%
Conservative-Very conservative 16% 71% 13%
Past Participation** Yes 18% 68% 13%
No 14% 73% 13%
Top Tier Republican Candidates Mitt Romney 21% 68% 11%
Ron Paul 14% 76% 10%
Rick Santorum 14% 76% 10%
Rick Perry 25% 65% 10%
Newt Gingrich 15% 72% 13%
Candidate Support Strongly support 18% 74% 8%
Somewhat support 16% 71% 13%
Might vote differently 18% 67% 15%
Most Important Quality Shares your values 14% 70% 16%
Is closest to you on the issues 15% 76% 9%
Can beat President Obama in 2012 18% 70% 12%
Has the experience to govern 25% 66% 9%
Gender Men 18% 72% 10%
Women 15% 67% 18%
Age Under 45 19% 72% 10%
45 or older 16% 69% 15%
Region Eastern Cities 19% 64% 17%
East Central 17% 72% 11%
Central 13% 75% 11%
West 20% 66% 14%
Household Income Less than $75,000 17% 69% 14%
$75,000 or more 17% 73% 10%
Evangelical Christians 17% 70% 13%
Tea Party-Conservative-Evangelical 16% 72% 12%
Mormons are Christians Yes 19% 70% 11%
No-Unsure 14% 71% 15%
Education Not college graduate 17% 68% 15%
College graduate 16% 73% 11%
Interview Type Landline 17% 70% 13%
Cell Phone 17% 69% 14%
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.