Results of SurveyUSA Election Poll #14520
Measure Obama for a Wisconsin Cheese-Head: In an election for President of the United States in Wisconsin today, 10/07/08, four weeks till votes are counted and one week until early voting begins, Democrat Barack Obama defeats Republican John McCain 52% to 42%, according to a SurveyUSA poll conducted exclusively for WGBA-TV Green Bay, WDIO-TV Duluth, and KSTP-TV Minneapolis.

McCain leads in greater Milwaukee and among Pro-Life voters. Obama leads, or ties McCain, in all other regions and demographic groups: young and old, male and female, Moderate and Independent, more educated and less educated, lower income and higher income, religious and not so religious.

Filtering: 900 Wisconsin adults were interviewed by SurveyUSA 10/05/08 and 10/06/08. Of them, 808 were registered to vote. Of them, 672 were determined by SurveyUSA to be likely to vote on or before Election Day. John Kerry carried Wisconsin by 11,384 votes in 2004. Al Gore carried Wisconsin by 5,708 votes in 2000. The state has 10 Electoral Votes.
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?
672 Likely VotersAllGenderAge<50 / 50+AgeRaceParty AffiliationIdeologyCollege GradAttend Religious ServiceAbortionIntellectual?Traveled AbroadSpeak Another LaUSA Super PowerOwn a Gun?IncomeRegion
Credibility Interval: ± 3.9 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+< Obama> McCain> In BetWhiteBlackHispanicOtherRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalYesNoRegularlOccasionAlmost NPro-lifePro-choiYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNo< $50K> $50KMilwaukeMadison Green BaNorthwes
McCain (R)42%45%40%48%44%39%38%46%38%45%37%40%44%******85%7%38%79%31%7%41%44%47%43%31%65%23%42%49%45%38%42%44%48%28%49%35%35%48%51%26%39%41%
Obama (D)52%51%54%49%51%56%54%50%55%51%53%54%51%******11%90%54%16%64%90%55%51%49%51%64%30%73%53%46%50%56%53%51%47%66%47%59%58%48%44%68%53%56%
Composition of Likely Voters100%50%50%23%32%25%19%56%44%50%11%39%90%4%3%3%30%34%25%31%37%15%44%56%53%25%21%46%51%70%22%72%28%29%71%77%18%52%47%39%61%41%17%19%24%
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.