Tossup including those who are undecided yet leaning toward a candidate
Newt Gingrich Mitt Romney Michele Bachmann Rick Santorum Jon Huntsman Herman Cain Ron Paul Gary Johnson Rick Perry Undecided
Row % Row % Row % Row % Row % Row % Row % Row % Row % Row %
Florida Likely Voters 6% 33% 2% 1% 2% 32% 6% 0% 9% 8%
Tea Party Supporters 8% 25% 4% 1% 0% 41% 4% 1% 9% 6%
Intensity of Tea Party Support Strongly support Tea Party 12% 23% 3% 1% 1% 43% 3% 0% 12% 3%
Support Tea Party 6% 27% 4% 1% 0% 39% 5% 1% 8% 8%
Does not support Tea Party 4% 40% 1% 0% 4% 24% 9% 0% 8% 9%
Political Ideology Liberal-Moderate 3% 36% 2% 1% 5% 27% 9% 0% 10% 6%
Conservative 9% 34% 2% 0% 1% 32% 5% 0% 7% 9%
Very conservative 5% 26% 5% 1% 0% 42% 6% 2% 9% 4%
Past Participation** Yes 6% 32% 3% 1% 2% 33% 6% 0% 8% 8%
Candidate Support Strongly support 9% 33% 2% 1% 2% 42% 8% 0% 4% 0%
Somewhat support 5% 33% 2% 0% 3% 37% 6% 0% 16% 0%
Might vote differently 5% 39% 5% 1% 3% 25% 8% 2% 13% 0%
Most Important Quality Shares your values 8% 31% 4% 1% 1% 30% 6% 0% 11% 9%
Is closest to you on the issues 4% 26% 3% 1% 3% 46% 9% 0% 3% 5%
Can beat President Obama in 2012 6% 34% 3% 0% 1% 32% 5% 0% 11% 8%
Has the experience to govern 8% 46% 1% 0% 2% 18% 5% 2% 12% 7%
Republican Candidate Field Satisfied 7% 33% 2% 0% 1% 36% 6% 1% 10% 5%
Not satisfied 5% 34% 4% 1% 6% 26% 8% 0% 8% 8%
Republican Debates Viewers 9% 30% 1% 1% 3% 40% 6% 0% 6% 5%
Non-Viewers 4% 35% 4% 1% 2% 25% 7% 1% 11% 10%
Uses Social Media for Campaign Information 2% 16% 2% 0% 1% 51% 15% 0% 13% 0%
Gender Men 6% 30% 2% 0% 3% 36% 8% 0% 10% 5%
Women 7% 35% 3% 1% 1% 28% 5% 1% 8% 11%
Age Under 45 2% 32% 0% 0% 0% 31% 9% 1% 16% 9%
45 or older 8% 33% 3% 1% 2% 33% 5% 0% 7% 8%
Region North/Panhandle 9% 28% 5% 0% 2% 29% 8% 0% 7% 12%
Orlando/Central Atlantic Coast 6% 23% 1% 0% 1% 47% 7% 0% 6% 8%
Tampa Bay Area 8% 31% 0% 2% 3% 30% 5% 0% 16% 5%
South Central 5% 34% 2% 0% 1% 35% 6% 0% 13% 5%
Miami/South 4% 46% 4% 1% 3% 20% 6% 2% 4% 10%
Household Income Less than $75,000 7% 32% 3% 1% 1% 31% 6% 1% 9% 8%
$75,000 or more 5% 37% 1% 0% 3% 32% 7% 0% 9% 5%
Evangelical Christians 7% 27% 7% 2% 1% 36% 3% 0% 8% 10%
Mormons are Christians Yes 6% 38% 2% 0% 3% 33% 5% 0% 8% 5%
No 7% 26% 4% 1% 0% 31% 8% 1% 11% 11%
Tea Party-Conservative-Evangelical 11% 24% 11% 3% 0% 34% 4% 0% 7% 6%
Education Not college graduate 6% 33% 3% 0% 1% 31% 7% 1% 7% 10%
College graduate 7% 32% 2% 1% 4% 34% 5% 0% 10% 5%
Interview Type Landline 7% 33% 3% 1% 3% 32% 6% 0% 8% 8%
Cell Phone 4% 30% 2% 0% 0% 33% 10% 2% 11% 8%
NBC News/Marist Poll Florida Likely Republican Primary Voters. Interviews conducted October 10th through 12th, 2011, N=524 MOE +/- 4.3%. Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.
**Past participation refers to previous participation in a Florida Republican Presidential Primary.