Washington, DC- The Ipsos Core Political Data (Expansion) was released today.
This reports dives into the Core Political, examining gender, race and education.
General Election Matchup
- Hillary Clinton continues lead Donald Trump by a significant amount among
women (Clinton 44% to Trump 31%) and minorities (Clinton 60% to Trump
18%). However, the race is much closer among men (Clinton 39% to Trump 38%).
- In some segments of the population, Clinton trails Trump significantly, like among white
registered voters (Clinton 33% to Trump 42%).
- In the 4-way ballot including Libertarian Gary Johnson and Green Jill Stein,
Clinton’s lead shrinks among registered voters. Clinton trails Trump among men
(Clinton 36%; Trump 39%; Johnson 9%; Stein 3%).
- Trump favorability scores are lowest among registered voters who are minorities
(24%), women (38%) and have a college or more education (39%).
- Clinton’s lowest favorability scores come from white registered voters (39%).
- Terrorism and the Economy rank as top two concerns for each demographic group of
registered voters, with Terrorism rated highest among women (21%), minorities (19%),
and registered voters without a college education (22%).
- The Economy is the primary concern among registered voters who are men (19%)
and white (20%), as well as with registered voters with some college education (20%) and
college educated or more registered voters (20%).
Topline results are available for download on the right side of the page.
These are findings from an Ipsos poll conducted for Thomson Reuters August 20-24,
2016. For the survey, a sample of 1,516 Americans, including 503 men, 773 women, 851
whites, 425 minorities, 240 no college, 454 some college, and 582 college or more ages 18+
were interviewed online. The precision of the
Reuters/Ipsos online polls is measured using a credibility interval. In this case,
the poll has a credibility interval of plus or minus 2.9 percentage points for all adults, 5.0
percentage points for men, 4.0 percentage points for women, 3.8 percentage points for whites,
5.4 percentage points for minorities, 7.2 for no college, 5.2 for some college and 4.6 for
college or more. For more information about credibility intervals, please see the
The data were weighted to the U.S. current population data by gender, age, education,
and ethnicity. Statistical margins of error are not applicable to online polls. All sample surveys
and polls may be subject to other sources of error, including, but not limited to coverage error
and measurement error. Figures marked by an asterisk (*) indicate a percentage value of
greater than zero but less than one half of one per cent. Where figures do not sum to 100, this
is due to the effects of rounding. To see more information on this and other Reuters/Ipsos
polls, please visit http://polling.reuters.com/.
For more information on this news release please contact:
President, US Public Affairs
Ipsos Public Affairs
Senior Vice President
Ipsos Public Affairs
Ipsos Public Affairs
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