Week of 3/3/16

This week’s survey was conducted among 4,956 American adults on March 1, 2016. 1,715 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 1,636 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you think that Donald Trump has essentially already won the Republican nomination or do you think that the other GOP candidates still have a chance?

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 44% 5%
2. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 17% 5%
3. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 16% 3%
4. John Kasich John Kasich 7% 4%
5. Ben Carson Ben Carson 6%
6. Other Other 10% 7%

Democratic respondents

How likely are you to vote in...

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Likely
83%
82%
Unlikely
17%
18%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Likely
83%
80%
Unlikely
17%
20%

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

(By Political party)