Almost every week there seems to be a new report or study produced that tries to top the last one.
While statistics can be spun to make almost anything look good, I've tried to report just the basic facts.
Among whites, Trump won an overwhelming share of those without a college degree; and among white college graduates – a group that many identified as key for a potential Clinton victory – Trump outperformed Clinton by a narrow 4-point margin.
Trump’s margin among whites without a college degree is the largest among any candidate in exit polls since 1980.
” ) Women supported Clinton over Trump by 54% to 42%. By 53% to 41%, more men supported Trump than Clinton (the 12-point margin is identical to the margin by which women supported Clinton).
This is about the same as the Democratic advantage among women in 2012 (55% Obama vs. The advantage for Trump among men is larger than the 7-point advantage Romney had in 2012 and much different than in 2008, when men preferred Obama over Mc Cain by a single point.
The gender gap in presidential vote preference is among the widest in exit polls dating back to 1972.
However, it is not dramatically higher than in some other recent elections, including the 2000 contest between Bush and Al Gore.
Young adults preferred Clinton over Trump by a wide 55%-37% margin; by comparison, Obama had a 60%-36% advantage over Romney in 2012 and a 66%-32% advantage over Mc Cain in 2008.
With Clinton performing worse among young voters than Obama, the overall difference between the preferences of the youngest and oldest voters is smaller than it was in both the 20 elections.
This page is an attempt by me to organize the vast majority of online dating related statistics and facts available on the Internet.
(Trump appears likely to lose the popular vote, which would make him only the fifth elected president to do so and still win office.) White non-Hispanic voters preferred Trump over Clinton by 21 percentage points (58% to 37%), according to the exit poll conducted by Edison Research for the National Election Pool.
Romney won whites by 20 percentage points in 2012 (59% to 39%).