Week of 2/2/16

This week’s survey was conducted among 3,437 American adults on January 30, 2016. 764 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 643 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you think that Donald Trump's decision to not attend Thursday night's Republican debate will help or hurt him in the race?

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 35.4% 3.9%
2. Ben Carson Ben Carson 9.9% 0.4%
3. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 8.6%
4. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 5.4% 1.7%
5. Chris Christie Chris Christie 5.1% 0.1%
6. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 4.8% 0.4%
7. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 4% 1.6%
8. Rand Paul Rand Paul 3% 1.7%
9. John Kasich John Kasich 1.9% 0.1
10. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 1.4% 0.3%
11. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 1.2% 0.5%
12. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 0.9% 0.4
13. Other Other 18.4% 4.3%

Democratic respondents

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

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
55.4%
53.8%
No
25%
24.7%
Undecided
19.6%
21.5%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
54.5%
53.2%
No
24.7%
26.7%
Undecided
20.8%
20.1%

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

(By Political party)