Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #14606
No Contest in Oklahoma: In an election for President of the United States held in Oklahoma today, 10/20/08, Republican John McCain defeats Democrat Barack Obama 59% to 35%, according to this SurveyUSA poll conducted exclusively for KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City. Compared to an identical SurveyUSA poll released 20 days ago, McCain is down 5 points; Obama is up 1.

6% of Republicans cross over to vote for Obama. 35% of Democrats cross over to vote for McCain. Independents today break 5:3 for Obama, a reversal from three weeks ago, when McCain led 5:3 among independents. Among the 9% of Oklahoma voters who say they have already cast an absentee ballot, McCain leads by 32 points. Among those determined by SurveyUSA as being likely to vote on or before Election Day, McCain leads by 24.

Filtering: SurveyUSA interviewed 800 Oklahoma adults 10/18/08 and 10/19/08. Of the adults, 709 were registered to vote. Of the registered voters, 561 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote in or before the 11/04/08 general election. Oklahoma has 7 Electoral College votes. George W. Bush carried Oklahoma by 31 points in 2004 and by 22 points in 2000.
If the election for President were today, would you vote for ... (choices rotated) Republican John McCain? Democrat Barack Obama? Or one of the other candidates?
561 Likely And Actual VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+AgeRaceParty AffiliationAlready Voted?IdeologyCollege GradAttend Religious ServiceAbortionOwn a Gun?IncomeRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 4.2 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+< Obama> McCain> In BetWhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependActual VLikely VConservaModerateLiberalYesNoRegularlOccasionAlmost NPro-lifePro-choiYesNo< $50K> $50KWestern Eastern
McCain (R)59%63%56%49%64%58%64%58%61%59%64%58%64%21%**38%92%35%34%63%59%86%43%17%59%58%68%52%45%80%37%66%47%52%65%57%61%
Obama (D)35%31%38%45%31%36%29%37%33%35%27%36%30%78%**50%6%57%51%31%35%10%49%75%36%34%27%42%49%13%58%27%49%41%31%38%31%
Composition of Likely And Actual Voters100%49%51%21%29%28%22%50%50%43%10%46%80%6%3%11%43%46%11%9%91%46%36%13%46%54%55%26%20%52%46%58%39%47%53%49%51%
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.