Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #13233
 
Clinton Runs Away with Massachusetts; Obama and Edwards Way Far Back: In a Democratic Primary in Massachusetts today, 01/24/08, 12 days to the vote, Hillary Clinton advances to a commanding 37-point lead over Barack Obama and 48-point lead over John Edwards, according to this latest SurveyUSA tracking poll conducted exclusively for WBZ-TV Boston. Clinton leads by 23 among men, by 46 among women.
 
Filtering / Timing: 1,300 registered voters were interviewed by SurveyUSA 01/22/08 and 01/23/08 using registration based sampling. Of them, 586 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote in the 02/05/08 Massachusetts Democratic Primary. All interviews were conducted after the 01/21/08 Democratic candidate debate in Myrtle Beach. Results of the South Carolina Democratic Primary on 01/26/08 and the Florida Democratic Primary on 01/29/08 may influence what happens in Massachusetts and other states that vote on 02/05/08. 41% of likely voters say they may yet change their mind.
 
If the Democratic Primary for President of the United States were today, would you vote for...(names rotated) Hillary Clinton? John Edwards? Barack Obama? Or some other Democrat?
586 Likely Democratic Primary VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RacePartyIdeologyAttend Religious ServiceAbortionChange Your MindTop Issue For Next PresidentRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 4.1 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+HispanicAfrican WhiteAsian/OtRepublicDemocratUnaffiliConservaModerateLiberalRegularlOccasionAlmost NPro-lifePro-choiCould ChMind MadEconomyEnvironmHealth CIraqTerrorisSocial SEducatioImmigratW/CentraBoston ASE MA &
Clinton59%48%66%50%57%57%68%55%62%****62%****58%62%46%58%64%60%56%62%60%59%48%66%62%59%63%59%********62%60%54%
Edwards11%15%8%14%8%14%9%9%12%****11%****10%13%15%13%9%8%14%11%10%11%13%9%9%8%13%11%********11%10%14%
Obama22%25%20%27%25%22%16%25%20%****19%****22%22%24%22%22%24%22%20%19%23%23%22%21%19%22%22%********17%22%26%
Other2%4%1%0%4%2%1%3%2%****2%****2%1%5%1%1%3%2%2%3%2%3%1%2%5%0%2%********2%2%1%
Undecided6%9%5%9%8%5%6%8%5%****6%****8%1%9%6%4%6%7%5%7%5%12%1%6%9%2%5%********8%6%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%0%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 Democratic Primary Voters100%37%63%10%28%36%26%38%62%3%4%90%3%0%70%30%9%43%32%37%29%34%26%71%41%58%36%6%13%27%3%3%4%5%20%58%22%
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.