Registered Voters
If the 2010 election for governor of New York State were held today, whom would you support if the candidates are:
David Paterson, the Democratic candidate Rick Lazio, the Republican candidate Unsure
Row % Row % Row %
Registered Voters 41% 40% 19%
Party Registration Democrat 63% 22% 16%
Republican 15% 68% 17%
Non-enrolled 39% 40% 21%
Poltical Ideology Liberal 67% 14% 19%
Moderate 44% 39% 18%
Conservative 17% 66% 17%
Region New York City 55% 27% 19%
Suburbs 36% 49% 15%
Upstate 37% 42% 21%
Income less $50,000 45% 33% 23%
$50,000-$99,999 42% 43% 15%
$100,000 or more 45% 40% 15%
Household Income Less than $50,000 45% 33% 23%
$50,000 or more 43% 42% 15%
Education Not college graduate 37% 43% 20%
College graduate 46% 36% 18%
Race White 37% 44% 19%
Non White 64% 24% 12%
Religion Protestant 41% 40% 19%
Catholic 35% 53% 12%
Jewish 48% 25% 27%
Age 18 to 29 39% 45% 16%
30 to 44 41% 38% 21%
45 to 59 42% 43% 15%
60 or older 43% 37% 19%
Age Under 45 41% 40% 20%
45 or older 43% 40% 17%
Gender Men 39% 44% 18%
Women 44% 36% 20%
Marist Poll New York Registered Voters "N=1,003 MOE +/- 3%". Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.