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Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 10/26/2009

New WaPo Virginia Poll: The Crosstabs

With one week to go before voters in Virginia head to the polls, Republican Robert F. McDonnell has a double-digit lead over Democrat R. Creigh Deeds according to a new Washington Post poll. Here are selected crosstabs from the new poll of 1,206 likely voters. Want others? Tell us in the comments section, and we'll do our best to provide. More results and question wording from the poll can be found here.

Q. If the election were being held today and the candidates were Creigh Deeds, the Democrat and Bob McDonnell, the Republican, for whom would you vote?

                     Deeds   McDonnell
All likely voters      44%      55%

Men                    39       59
Women                  48       50

White                  34       64
African American       89       10

Age 18-34              53       46
Age 35-64              43       55
Age 65+                39       59

Democrats              94        6
Republicans             4       95
Independents           36       61

Liberal Democrats      95        5
Mod/cons. Democrats    93        6

Mod/lib. Republicans    7       91
Conservative Reps.      2       97

Democratic men         92        8
Democratic women       95        4
Republican men          4       95
Republican women        4       95
Independent men        33       64
Independent women      40       57

Military veterans      34       66

Northern Virginia      56       43
    Inner suburbs         60       39
Rest of state          38       60
    Southeast             43       54
    East/Richmond         37       62
    West/Shenandoah       36       63

Obama '08 voter        85       14
McCain '08 voter        4       95

Kaine '05 voter        76       22
Kilgore '05 voter       2       97

By Jennifer Agiesta  |  05:06 PM ET, 10/26/2009

Categories:  Crosstabs, Crosstabs

 
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