Week of 8/18/15

This week’s survey was conducted among 2,066 American adults on August 17 - 18. 569 respondents identified themselves as likely Democratic voters, 401 identified themselves as likely Republican voters.

Question of the week:

Which candidate, in your opinion, is the winner of the first Republican debate that was broadcast on Fox News on August 6, 2015?

Which candidate do you support the most to win the nomination for President in the 2016 election?

Republican respondents Previous week

1. Donald Trump Donald Trump 29.7%
2. Jeb Bush Jeb Bush 12.9%
3. Ben Carson Ben Carson 9.3%
4. Chris Christie Chris Christie 3.3%
5. Carly Fiorina Carly Fiorina 3.3%
6. Marco Rubio Marco Rubio 3.3%
7. Ted Cruz Ted Cruz 3.0%
8. Lindsey Graham Lindsey Graham 2.5%
9. Bobby Jindal Bobby Jindal 2.3%
10. John Kasich John Kasich 2.3%
11. Rand Paul Rand Paul 2.3%
12. Mike Huckabee Mike Huckabee 2.0%
13. Rick Santorum Rick Santorum 1.5%
14. Scott Walker Scott Walker 1.5%
15. Jim Gilmore Jim Gilmore 1.3%
16. Rick Perry Rick Perry 1.3%
17. George Pataki George Pataki 1.0%
18. Other Other 17.4%

Democratic respondents

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

Primary Election?
(By political party)

Yes
67.7%
66.8%
No
14.8%
17.6%
Undecided
17.6%
15.6%

General Election?
(By political party)

ALL
Yes
68%
68.3%
No
12.8%
16.6%
Undecided
19.2%
15.1%

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

(By Political party)