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Survey of 1,126 Democratic Registered Voters - Virginia Statewide Survey
Democratic Presidential Primary Poll 2019

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Q1. If the election were held today, which one of the Democratic candidates currently running for President would you vote for to be the Democratic presidential candidate in 2020?

Percent
Former Vice President Joe Biden 36%
Senator Bernie Sanders 17%
Senator Elizabeth Warren 13%
Mayor Pete Buttigieg 11%
Senator Kamala Harris 7%
U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke 3%
Senator Cory Booker 2%
Mayor Julian Castro 2%
Andrew Yang 1%
Governor Steve Bullock 1%
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand 1%
Senator Amy Klobuchar *
U.S. Representative Seth Moulton *
Senator Michael Bennet *
Former U.S. Representative John Delaney *
Governor Jay Inslee *
U.S. Representative Tim Ryan *
Mayor Bill de Blasio *
U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard *
Marianne Williamson *
Former Governor John Hickenlooper *
U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell *
Mayor Wayne Messam --
Other 5%
Blank *
 
Note: Percentage less than 0.5 printed as *

Demographics

Gender

Percent
Female 55%
Male 45%
Something Else *
 
Note: Percentage less than 0.5 printed as *.

Age

Percent
18-24 3%
25-34 25%
35-44 13%
45-54 20%
55-64 19%
65-74 14%
75+ 6%

Registered to Vote

Percent
Yes 100%

Party

Percent
Democrat 71%
Republican 0%
Independent 21%
Something Else 8%
100%

D2. What is the last grade in school you completed?

Percent
Less than HS 5%
Less than high school (Grades 1-8 or no formal schooling) 1
High school incomplete (Grades 9-11 or Grade 12 with NO diploma) 4
High School Graduate 20%
High school graduate (Grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate or vocational, business technical or other training that did not count toward a degree) 20
Some College 25%
Some college, no degree (includes community college) 16
Two year associate degree from a college or university 9
College + 51%
Four year college or university degree/Bachelor’s degree (e.g., BS, BA, AB) 22
Some postgraduate or professional schooling, no postgraduate degree 6
Postgraduate or professional degree, including master’s, doctorate, medical or law degree
(e.g., MA, MS, PhD, MD, JD)
23

D3. What is your current marital status?

Percent
Single 26%
Single, that is never married 20
Single, living with a partner 7
Married 55%
Separated 1%
Widowed 5%
Divorced 13%
Blank *
 
Note: Percentage less than 0.5 printed as *

D4. Currently, are you yourself employed full time, part time, or not at all?/D4a. Would you say that you are...?

Percent
Employed 72%
Full-time 61
Part-time 12
Not employed 28%
Retired 17
A homemaker 4
A student *
Temporarily unemployed 2
Disabled/handicapped 4
Other *
 
Note: Percentage less than 0.5 printed as *

D5. Please estimate your total household income for 2018. Which of the following general categories best represents your total family income from 2018:

Percent
Less than $50K 31%
Under $20,000 7
$20,000 to under $30,000 8
$30,000 to under $40,000 8
$40,000 to under $50,000 8
$50K - Less than $100K 27%
$50,000 to under $60,000 7
$60,000 to under $70,000 6
$70,000 to under $100,000 14
$100K or more 30%
$100,000 to under $150,000 15
$150,000 or more 15
Prefer not to answer 12%

D6. Race Summary

Percent
African – American/ Black 28%
Caucasian / White 61%
Hispanic / Latino 5%
Asian American 2%
You identify with more than one race 3%
Other 1%
Blank *
 
Note: Percentage less than 0.5 printed as *.

Crosstabs

*(Note: numbers do not add up to 100% because candidates with only significant percentages are included.)

Q1. GENDER
Male
Female AGE
18-34
35-54 55-64 65+
Former Vice President Joe Biden 36% 32 41 20 35 52 53
Senator Bernie Sanders 17% 21 12 25 16 11 8
Senator Elizabeth Warren 13% 12 14 17 12 10 11
Mayor Pete Buttigieg 11% 16 7 12 16 6 6
Senator Kamala Harris 7% 7 7 5 9 7 6
U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke 3% 2 3 3 3 1 2
Senator Cory Booker 2% 2 2 0 1 3 3
Mayor Julian Castro 2% .2 3 6 0 0 0
Andrew Yang 1% 1 .7 3 .3 .3 .3
Governor Steve Bullock 1% 2 0 1 1 0 0
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand 1% 0 1 1 .2 .4 0
RACE Black White Hispan. Other REGION Central Va  Tide-Water NOVA & No. Neck Valley, W, Va, Southwest & Southside
Former Vice President Joe Biden 58 32 13 21 39 42 32 41
Senator Bernie Sanders 11 15 34 32 16 24 12 16
Senator Elizabeth Warren 11 15 6 6 12 9 15 12
Mayor Pete Buttigieg 5 15 6 7 10 5 15 11
Senator Kamala Harris 4 8 2 11 6 7 8 4
U.S. Representative Beto O’Rourke .2 3.7 .6 .5 4.5 2.5 2.1 1.2
Senator Cory Booker 4 1 0 .4 2 3 .5 3
Mayor Julian Castro 0 .5 29 0 0 0 2 4
Andrew Yang 0 .5 0 10 .7 .8 1 .3
Governor Steve Bullock 0 .6 0 7 3 0 1 0
Senator Kirsten Gillibrand 0 .8 0 0 .4 0 .6 1.1