If the 2012 presidential election were held today, whom would you support if the candidates are:
Barack Obama, the Democrat Rick Perry, the Republican Undecided
Row % Row % Row %
Florida Registered Voters 47% 39% 13%
Florida Potential Republican Electorate* 11% 78% 11%
Party Registration Democrat 78% 13% 9%
Republican 11% 78% 11%
Independent 47% 33% 20%
Tea Party Supporters 17% 75% 8%
Gender Men 48% 40% 12%
Women 47% 39% 14%
Age Under 45 53% 32% 16%
45 or older 44% 44% 11%
Age 18 to 29 55% 28% 17%
30 to 44 51% 34% 15%
45 to 59 43% 47% 10%
60 or older 46% 42% 12%
Race White 37% 49% 14%
Non-white 66% 23% 11%
Region North/Panhandle 40% 45% 15%
Orlando/Central Atlantic Coast 46% 42% 12%
Tampa Bay Area 40% 45% 15%
South Central 45% 44% 11%
Miami/South 58% 29% 13%
Household Income Less than $75,000 52% 35% 13%
$75,000 or more 40% 50% 10%
Interview Type Landline 46% 42% 12%
Cell Phone 50% 32% 18%
NBC News/Marist Poll Florida Registered Voters. Interviews conducted October 10th through 12th, 2011, N=2225 MOE +/- 2.1%. Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.
*The potential Republican electorate in Florida includes all registered Republicans.