Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #19860
 
Opposition to Putting Fluoride in Wichita Drinking Water Softens; Ballot Measure Now Leads by 12 Points:

In a referendum today, 10/11/12, the city of Wichita passes 47% to 35% a ballot question that would add fluoride to the city's water supply, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted for KWCH-TV. Compared to an identical SurveyUSA poll 2 weeks ago, support for the measure is comparatively flat: it was 46% two weeks ago, and is 47% today. But opposition to the measure has fallen 5 points, from 40% two weeks ago to 35% today. The net effect: Yes had led by 6 points, now leads by 12 points. Among voters age 18 to 49, Yes had led by 2 points, but now leads by 25 points. Among Republicans, the measure had trailed by 8 points, now leads by 6 points. Cell-phone and home-phone respondents were included in this research.

 
On the Wichita Fluoride Ballot Question, which would add flouride to the city water supply, are you ...? Certain to vote yes? Certain to vote no? Or not certain?
549 Likely VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceCell Phone / LanParty AffiliationIdeologyParentEducationIncome
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.3%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicCell PhoLandlineRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalYesNoHigh SchSome Col4-year C< $40K$40K - $> $80K
Yes47%49%45%60%49%42%39%54%41%48%52%45%53%46%45%50%48%41%57%33%49%46%40%43%53%40%47%55%
No35%37%32%27%31%38%43%29%40%36%33%27%27%36%39%31%33%45%28%40%27%39%38%37%32%39%38%30%
Not Certain18%14%23%13%20%21%18%17%19%16%15%28%21%18%17%19%19%14%15%27%24%15%22%20%15%21%15%14%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Likely Voters100%50%50%22%26%31%20%48%52%71%12%14%11%89%45%33%20%37%38%18%35%65%22%35%43%34%36%30%