Poll Watch: Siena College New York 2012 Presidential Survey

Siena College New York 2012 Presidential Poll

REPUBLICAN PRIMARY

  • Mitt Romney 38% {31%} [32%] (18%)
  • Rick Santorum 23% {13%}
  • Newt Gingrich 13% {29%} [12%] (3%)
  • Ron Paul 11% {16%} [9%] (8%)
  • Don’t know/No opinion 14% {10%} [15%] (9%)

Favorable / Unfavorable {Net}

  • Mitt Romney 57% {52%} [58%] (52%) / 34% {40%} [28%] (29%) {+23%}
  • Rick Santorum 47% {43%} / 31% {31%} {+16%}
  • Newt Gingrich 43% {44%} [46%] (34%) / 45% {47%} [44%] (55%) {-2%}
  • Ron Paul 39% {46%} [33%] (33%) / 41% {36%} [37%] (32%) {-2%}

GENERAL ELECTION 

  • Barack Obama 60% {63%} [59%] {55%} [56%] (55%)
  • Mitt Romney 34% {31%} [34%] {37%} [36%] (37%)
  • Barack Obama 62% {65%} [60%] (57%)
  • Ron Paul 29% {29%} [31%] (32%)
  • Barack Obama 64% {65%}
  • Rick Santorum 30% {28%}
  • Barack Obama 66% {68%} [63%]
  • Newt Gingrich 27% {26%} [28%]

Favorable / Unfavorable {Net}

  • Barack Obama 61% {64%} [57%] {55%} [52%] (52%) / 36% {34%} [40%] {43%} [45%] (45%) {+25%}
  • Ron Paul 29% {32%} [26%] (26%) / 52% {49%} [46%] (40%) {-23%}
  • Mitt Romney 32% {35%} [36%] {34%} [30%] (32%) / 57% {55%} [48%] {45%} [46%] (46%) {-25%}
  • Rick Santorum 26% {28%} / 56% {46%} {-30%}
  • Newt Gingrich 21% {24%} [26%] (20%) / 70% {67%} [58%] (64%) {-49%}

How would you rate the job that Barack Obama is doing as President? Would you rate it excellent, good, fair, or poor?

  • Excellent 16% {15%} [10%] {9%} [11%] (10%) [13%] {16%}
  • Good 34% {34%} [33%] {29%} [29%] (26%) [32%] {37%}
  • Fair 23% {27%} [28%] {32%} [28%] (30%) [30%] {24%}
  • Poor 26% {24%} [29%] {30%} [33%] (33%) [25%] {23%}

Barack Obama is running for re-election as President in 2012. I know it’s a ways off, but as things stand now, would you vote to reelect him or would you prefer someone else?

  • Re-elect 56% {58%} [51%] {48%} [47%(47%) [50%] (52%) {54%}
  • Prefer someone else 38% {36%} [42%] {45%} [47%] (45%) [41%] (44%) {39%}

Survey of 808 registered voters, including a subsample of 230 registered Republicans, was conducted February 26-29, 2012. The margin of error is +/- 3.4 percentage points among all registered voters; +/- 6.5 percentage points among registered Republicans. Party ID breakdown: 48% {48%} [48%] {48%} Democrat; 24% {24%} [24%] {24%} Republican; 25% {25%} [24%] {25%} Independent/Other. Political ideology: 42% {41%} [43%] {42%} Moderate28% {28%} [27%] {24%} Liberal; 26% {28%} [27%] {29%} Conservative.  Results from the poll conducted January 29 – February 1, 2012 are in curly brackets.  Results from the poll conducted November 8-13, 2011 are in square brackets.  Results from the poll conducted October 10-12, 2011are in curly brackets.  Results from the poll conducted September 15, 18-21, 2011 are in square brackets.  Results from the poll conductedAugust 9-14, 2011 are in parentheses.  Results from the poll conducted July 2011 are in square brackets. Results from the poll conducted June 2011 are in parentheses. Results from the poll conducted May 2011 are in curly brackets. Click here to view crosstabs

Data compilation and analysis courtesy of The Argo Journal

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