Trump Maintains Large Lead In Empire State Primary

If the Republican Primary Election for President were held today and the candidates were John Kasich, Donald Trump and Ted Cruz who would you vote for?

Donald Trump 52%
John Kasich 23%
Ted Cruz 19%
Not sure 6%
NET TRUMP: +29%

 

Regardless of who you are voting for, who do you believe will be the nominee of the Republican Party for President?

Donald Trump 58%
Ted Cruz 20%
John Kasich 9%
Other candidate 13%
NET TRUMP: +38%

 

If Donald Trump has the most delegates when arriving at the convention, but not a majority of delegates, should he be given the nomination or should the Republican Party nominate another candidate?

Give Trump the nomination 59%
Nominate another candidate 30%
Not sure 11%
NET TRUMP: +29%

 

Who do you believe is most likely to be the next President of the United States? Not necessarily who you want to vote for.

Donald Trump 46%
Hillary Clinton 27%
Ted Cruz 14%
Bernie Sanders 7%
John Kasich 6%
NET TRUMP: 19%

 

Is there a Republican candidate that you would not vote for in November if they win the nomination?

I’ll Vote for Any Republican 43%
Ted Cruz 23%
Donald Trump 22%
John Kasich 12%

 

Regardless of who wins the Republican nomination, will you vote for the Republican Candidate in the November Election?

Yes 57%
No 16%
Undecided 27%

 

IMAGE RATINGS

Donald Trump

Very favorable 42%
Somewhat favorable 24%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very unfavorable 21%
Not sure 1%
FAVORABLE: 66%
UNFAVORABLE: 33%
NET FAVORABLE: +33%

 

John Kasich

Very favorable 23%
Somewhat favorable 37%
Somewhat unfavorable 20%
Very unfavorable 13%
Not sure 7%
FAVORABLE: 60%
UNFAVORABLE: 33%
NET FAVORABLE: +27%

 

Ted Cruz

Very favorable 16%
Somewhat favorable 27%
Somewhat unfavorable 23%
Very unfavorable 30%
Not sure 4%
FAVORABLE: 43%
UNFAVORABLE: 53%
NET FAVORABLE: -10%

 

 

DEMOGRAPHICS

Ideology

On political issues, do you consider yourself to be Conservative, Moderate, or Liberal?

Conservative 61%
Moderate 34%
Liberal 3%
Not sure 2%

 

Gender

Female 49%
Male 51%

 

Age

18 to 35 6%
36 to 45 7%
46 to 55 17%
56-65 22%
66 or older 48%

 

 

Race or Ethnicity

White 94%
African American 2%
Hispanic or Latino 1%
Asian 1%
Something else 2%

 

Level of education?

High School 40%
Some College 16%
College Graduate 25%
Post Graduate Degree 19%

 

What category best describes your household income?

Less than $50,000 30%
$50,000-$100,000 40%
$100,000 and up 30%

 

Region:

Long Island 14%
New York City 15%
Northern Suburbs 10%
Upstate 61%

 

 

METHODOLOGY:

The sample size for the survey is 6,041 likely Republican primary voters in New York State and the margin of error is +/-3.0%. Responses were gathered through landline interviews conducted using IVR Automated Phone Calls. The survey was conducted by Liberty Opinion Research LLC between April 6-7, 2016.

Cross-tabs Available Here