Registered Voters
Do you approve or disapprove of the mayor's proposal to raise the city's sales tax to 8.75%?
Approve Disapprove Unsure
Row % Row % Row %
Registered Voters 44% 53% 3%
Party Registration Democrat 43% 54% 3%
Republican 47% 51% 1%
Non-enrolled 46% 50% 5%
Poltical Ideology Liberal 48% 48% 4%
Moderate 47% 50% 3%
Conservative 39% 59% 2%
Gender Men 45% 52% 3%
Women 43% 54% 3%
Race White 46% 52% 3%
African American 36% 61% 3%
Latino 48% 49% 3%
Age Under 45 45% 52% 3%
45 or older 44% 52% 4%
Education Not college graduate 38% 59% 3%
College graduate 51% 46% 4%
Household Income Less than $50,000 41% 55% 5%
$50,000 or more 50% 48% 2%
Region Bronx 45% 50% 6%
Kings 34% 63% 3%
New York 48% 48% 4%
Queens 52% 46% 2%
Richmond 39% 59% 2%
Marist Poll NYC Registered Voters "N=827 MOE +/- 3.5%"