In general, thinking about the way things are going in the country, do you feel things are going in the right direction or that things are going in the wrong direction?
Right direction Wrong direction Unsure
Row % Row % Row %
Florida Adults 20% 70% 9%
Florida Registered Voters 20% 71% 8%
Florida Potential Republican Electorate* 3% 93% 4%
Party Registration^ Democrat 37% 54% 9%
Republican 3% 93% 4%
Independent 15% 75% 10%
Tea Party Supporters^ 10% 87% 3%
Gender Men 19% 72% 9%
Women 22% 69% 10%
Age Under 45 27% 62% 11%
45 or older 16% 76% 8%
Age 18 to 29 30% 54% 15%
30 to 44 24% 68% 8%
45 to 59 14% 79% 8%
60 or older 18% 74% 8%
Race White 12% 81% 7%
Non-white 35% 53% 12%
Region North/Panhandle 19% 71% 9%
Orlando/Central Atlantic Coast 18% 71% 11%
Tampa Bay Area 14% 78% 8%
South Central 19% 74% 7%
Miami/South 26% 64% 10%
Household Income Less than $75,000 23% 68% 9%
$75,000 or more 15% 79% 6%
Interview Type Landline 18% 75% 7%
Cell Phone 25% 60% 15%
NBC News/Marist Poll Florida Adults. Interviews conducted October 10th through 12th, 2011, N=2520 MOE +/- 2.0%.
^Florida Registered Voters: N=2225 MOE +/- 2.1%. Totals may not add to 100% due to rounding.
*The potential Republican electorate in Florida includes all registered Republicans.