Week of 8/31/15

This week’s survey was conducted among 2,481 American adults on August 31 – September 1, 2015. 656 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 443 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Do you think Joe Biden will officially declare himself a Democratic candidate for president of the US?

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 38.8% 6.7%
2. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 9.7% 1.9%
3. Ben Carson Ben Carson 7.4% 2.7%
4. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 3.4% 2.4%
5. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 3.2% 1.5%
6. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3.2% 0.2%
7. Bobby Jindal Bobby Jindal 3.2% 1.2%
8. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 2.7% 1.4%
9. Chris Christie Chris Christie 2% 0.3%
10. Rand Paul Rand Paul 1.4%
11. George Pataki George Pataki 1.4% 0.4%
12. John Kasich John Kasich 1.1% 0.3%
13. Lindsey Graham Lindsey Graham 1.1% 0.3%
14. Rick Perry Rick Perry 0.9% 2.8%
15. Scott Walker Scott Walker 0.9% 0.2%
16. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 0.9% 0.5%
17. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 0.5% 0.5%
18. Other Other 18.3% 3%

Democratic respondents

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

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
61.6%
54.9%
No
15.7%
26%
Undecided
22.7%
19.2%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
62%
55.1%
No
13%
26.2%
Undecided
25%
18.7%

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

(By Political party)