Importance of Character in Voting Decisions (October 2012)

Importance of Character in Voting Decisions (October 2012)

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Extremely important78%
Somewhat important19%
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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Extremely important75%55%88%
Somewhat important22%36%11%
Not very important3%6%1%
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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Extremely important88%92%86%
Somewhat important10%8%14%
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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Extremely important70%80%75%
Somewhat important27%12%23%
Not very important2%7%1%
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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Extremely important72%72%87%
Somewhat important26%23%12%
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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Extremely important88%86%86%
Somewhat important9%14%14%
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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Extremely important76%68%68%
Somewhat important22%30%30%
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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Extremely important72%83%81%
Somewhat important25%17%16%
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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Extremely important77%80%81%
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categoryMaleFemale
Extremely important79%77%
Somewhat important18%20%
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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Extremely important79%75%84%
Somewhat important20%21%12%
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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Extremely important80%78%77%86%80%68%
Somewhat important11%22%17%13%19%25%
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