Week of 1/5/16

This week’s survey was conducted among 2,816 American adults on January 2, 2016. 728 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 525 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Following the departure of 3 of his top staff members last week, do you think that Ben Carson’s presidential aspirations are finished?

Who are you most likely to vote for to win the nomination for President of the United States in the 2016 election?

Republican respondents Previous week

1. Donald Trump Donald Trump 37.5% 1.1%
2. Ben Carson Ben Carson 13.5% 1.4%
3. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 9.5% 3.2%
4. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 5.9% 0.6%
5. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 4% 0.4%
6. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3%
7. Rand Paul Rand Paul 2.5% 0.5%
8. Chris Christie Chris Christie 1.7% 0.9%
9. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 1.3% 0.1%
10. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 1%
11. John Kasich John Kasich 0.4% 1%
12. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 0.4% 0.4%
13. Other Other 19.3% 3.3%

Democratic respondents

Do you plan to vote in the 2016 Presidential...

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
62.4%
54.1%
No
13.3%
21.7%
Undecided
24.3%
24.2%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
61.8%
57.5%
No
11.4%
19%
Undecided
26.8%
23.4%

What, in your opinion, is the most important issue facing the United States today?

(By Political party)