Post-ABC 2012 election poll Oct. 10-13, 2012.

In this poll:

Click on "detailed view" to see results for each question among demographic and political subgroups.

Poll Questions

Q: How closely are you following the 2012 presidential race: very closely, somewhat closely, not so closely, or not closely at all? (Among registered voters)

Q: I'd like you to rate the chances that you will vote in the presidential election in November: Are you absolutely certain to vote, will you probably vote, are the chances 50-50, or less than that? (Among registered voters)

Q: (If 'certain' to vote) Do you think you'll (vote in person at your polling place on Election Day), or (vote before Election Day by early voting or mail-in ballot)? (Results among registered voters who are 'certain' to vote or already voted)

Q: (AMONG LIKELY VOTERS) If the presidential election were being held today and the candidates were (Obama and Biden, the Democrats) and (Romney and Ryan, the Republicans), for whom would you vote?

Q: (AMONG REGISTERED VOTERS) If the presidential election were being held today and the candidates were (Obama and Biden, the Democrats) and (Romney and Ryan, the Republicans), for whom would you vote?

Q: (IF SUPPORT OBAMA OR ROMNEY) Will you definitely vote for (NAMED CANDIDATE), or is there a chance you could change your mind and vote for (CANDIDATE NOT NAMED)? (Among registered voters)

Q: (IF SUPPORT OBAMA) Obama Support Definitely/Good chance change mind/unlikely change mind NET (Among registered voters)

Q: (IF SUPPORT ROMNEY) Romney Support Definitely/Good chance change mind/unlikely change mind NET (Among registered voters)

Q: (Among Obama supporters) Would you say you are very enthusiastic about supporting Obama somewhat enthusiastic, not so enthusiastic, or not enthusiastic at all?

Q: (Among Obama supporters) Regardless of your support, how do you feel about how Obama would perform as president for the next four years?

Q: (Among Romney supporters) Would you say you are very enthusiastic about supporting Romney somewhat enthusiastic, not so enthusiastic, or not enthusiastic at all?

Q: (Among Romney supporters) Regardless of your support, how do you feel about how Romney would perform as president for the next four years?

Q: How much more information, if any, would you like to have about the candidates and issues before the election? (Among registered voters)

Q: (Among registered voters) Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is handling his job as president?

Q: Do you approve or disapprove of the way Obama is Handling the economy? (Among registered voters)

Q: Do you think things in this country (are generally going in the right direction) or do you feel things (have gotten pretty seriously off on the wrong track)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling the economy - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling international affairs - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling taxes - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Dealing with the federal budget deficit - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling health care policy - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling Medicare, the government health insurance program for seniors - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you support, which candidate do you trust to do a better job Handling an unexpected major crisis - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you may support, who do you think Better understands the economic problems people in this country are having - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Regardless of who you may support, who do you think Seems like the more friendly and likable person - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Regardless of who you may support, who do you think Has better ideas about the right size and role of the federal government - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Regardless of who you may support, who do you think Is the stronger leader - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Please tell me whether the following statement applies to Obama, or not? He is honest and trustworthy. (Among registered voters)

Q: Please tell me whether the following statement applies to Romney, or not? He is honest and trustworthy. (Among registered voters)

Q: If Obama is re-elected, how confident are you, if at all, that the country will get back on track economically in the next year or two? (Among registered voters)

Q: If Romney is elected, how confident are you, if at all, that the country will get back on track economically in the next year or two? (Among registered voters)

Q: Thinking now about job opportunities where you live, would you say there are plenty of jobs available in your community, or are jobs difficult to find? (Among registered voters)

Q: As you may know, the unemployment rate has moved below 8 percent for the first time in nearly four years. How much credit, if any, do you think Obama deserves for this? (Among registered voters)

Q: Do you think Obama does more to favor the (middle class) or more to favor the (wealthy)? (Among registered voters)

Q: As president do you think Romney would do more to favor the (middle class) or more to favor the (wealthy)? (Among registered voters)

Q: Do you think Romney has or has not done enough to provide details about the policies he would pursue as president? (Among registered voters)

Q: Do you think Obama has or has not done enough to provide details about the policies he would pursue in a second term as president? (Among registered voters)

Q: So far during this campaign, do you think Obama has been mainly (attacking his opponent) or mainly (addressing the issues)? (Among registered voters)

Q: So far during this campaign, do you think Romney has been mainly (attacking his opponent) or mainly (addressing the issues)? (Among registered voters)

Q: I have a question about the first presidential debate between (Obama) and (Romney). From what you've seen, heard or read about it - who, in your opinion, won the debate? (Among registered voters)

Q: As a result of the debate, do you have a better opinion of Obama, a worse opinion of him, or didn’t your opinion of Obama change one way or the other? (Among registered voters)

Q: As a result of the debate, do you have a better opinion of Romney, a worse opinion of him, or didn’t your opinion of Romney change one way or the other? (Among registered voters)

Q: Have you personally been contacted by a representative of the Obama campaign, either by phone, in-person, or online asking you for your support, or not? (Among registered voters)

Q: (If contacted by Obama campaign) When was the last time you were contacted, within the last week, within the last month or longer ago than that? (Results among all registered voters)

Q: Have you personally been contacted by a representative of the Romney campaign, either by phone, in-person, or online asking you for your support, or not? (Among registered voters)

Q: (If contacted by Romney campaign) When was the last time you were contacted, within the last week, within the last month or longer ago than that? (Results among all registered voters)

Q: Just your best guess, who do you think will win the presidential election this year - (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters)

Q: On a ship in a storm, who would you rather have as the captain (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Who would you rather have babysit your children, (Obama) or (Romney)? IF NO CHILDREN: If you had children. (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: If you ran a company, who would you rather have as an employee, (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: Who do you think is more likely to go bungee-jumping, (Obama) or (Romney)? (Among registered voters, half sample)

Q: (Among registered voters) Generally speaking, do you usually think of yourself as a...

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