If the 2012 presidential election were held today, whom would you support if the candidates are:
Barack Obama, the Democrat Mitt Romney, the Republican Undecided
Row % Row % Row %
Florida Registered Voters 45% 43% 12%
Florida Potential Republican Electorate* 8% 82% 9%
Party Registration Democrat 76% 16% 8%
Republican 8% 82% 9%
Independent 44% 38% 18%
Tea Party Supporters 16% 76% 8%
Gender Men 45% 43% 12%
Women 45% 43% 12%
Age Under 45 53% 33% 15%
45 or older 40% 50% 10%
Age 18 to 29 56% 29% 16%
30 to 44 51% 35% 14%
45 to 59 38% 51% 11%
60 or older 42% 48% 10%
Race White 33% 54% 13%
Non-white 66% 24% 10%
Region North/Panhandle 39% 47% 15%
Orlando/Central Atlantic Coast 41% 45% 14%
Tampa Bay Area 38% 50% 12%
South Central 43% 49% 8%
Miami/South 55% 33% 11%
Household Income Less than $75,000 50% 38% 12%
$75,000 or more 35% 56% 8%
Interview Type Landline 42% 47% 11%
Cell Phone 52% 34% 14%
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.