Nature of the Sample: 616 New York State
of 616 registered voters in New York State was conducted on September 22, 2009.
Registered voters were interviewed in proportion to the voter registration in
each county in New York and adjusted for turnout in statewide elections.
Telephone numbers were selected based upon a list of telephone exchanges from
throughout the state. A mixed-mode methodology was used to interview
respondents. Interviews were conducted either by live telephone interviewers or
by an interactive voice response (IVR) technology. Results for registered
voters are statistically significant at ±4%. The error margin increases for