NYS Registered Voters
In general, thinking about the way things are going in New York State, 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 %
NYS Registered Voters 42% 52% 6%
Party Registration Democrat 49% 43% 8%
Republican 34% 61% 4%
Non-enrolled 40% 56% 4%
Tea Party Supporters 26% 69% 5%
Political Ideology Liberal 46% 49% 5%
Moderate 48% 47% 6%
Conservative 31% 64% 5%
Region New York City 47% 49% 5%
Suburbs 43% 49% 7%
Upstate 39% 56% 6%
Income Less $50,000 39% 54% 7%
$50,000 to just under $100,000 40% 54% 6%
$100,000 or more 49% 48% 4%
Income Less than $50,000 39% 54% 7%
$50,000 or more 44% 51% 5%
Education Not college graduate 41% 52% 6%
College graduate 42% 52% 5%
Age Under 45 48% 50% 2%
45 or older 39% 53% 8%
Age 18 to 29 48% 50% 1%
30 to 44 48% 49% 2%
45 to 59 37% 56% 6%
60 or older 41% 50% 9%
Generation Millennials (18-30) 45% 54% 1%
Gen X (31-46) 48% 50% 2%
Baby Boomers (47-65) 38% 56% 6%
Silent-Greatest (Over 65) 42% 45% 13%
Race White 42% 53% 5%
Non White 46% 48% 6%
Gender Men 45% 51% 5%
Women 39% 53% 7%
Households with children under 18 Household with children 39% 56% 5%
No children in household 43% 50% 6%
Union Member in Household 41% 52% 6%
Interview Type Landline 42% 52% 6%
Cell Phone 43% 52% 5%
NY1/YNN-Marist Poll NYS Registered Voters: Interviews conducted January 24th through 26th, 2011, N=751 MOE +/- 4%. Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.