ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 22, 2020 – CNBC and Change Research today announced the results of their latest joint "States of Play" poll, conducted April 17 – April 18th.
CNBC and Change Research polled over 5,700 anticipated general election voters from six major battleground states (Arizona, Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin), as well as over 1,100 anticipated general election voters nationally, to determine economic sentiment amongst voters. The poll, taken over a month after the federal coronavirus shutdown was initially enacted, shows serious concerns about the virus are beginning to fall. While three-quarters of voters are still seriously concerned by the outbreak and a plurality still say things are getting worse, this is down since the last CNBC/Change Research poll taken at the beginning of April 2020, and results are no longer bipartisan.
Key findings from the CNBC/Change Research "States of Play" poll conducted April 17-18, 2020 include:
CNBC Washington D.C. Correspondents Eamon Javers and Kayla Tausche will reveal the results of the CNBC/Change Research "States of Play Poll" today, Wednesday, April 22nd throughout CNBC's Business Day programming. For more information on the survey including the full results and methodology and in-depth articles, go to: www.changeresearch.com/post/states-of-play-battleground-wave-3.
Between April 17-18, 2020, Change Research surveyed 1,178 likely general election voters nationally and 5,787 likely general election voters in the battleground states of Arizona, Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. The margin of error as traditionally calculated among the national sample is ±2.86% and among the battleground sample is ±1.29%. Change Research reaches voters via targeted online ads that point people to an online survey instrument. Its Dynamic Online Sampling establishes and continuously rebalances advertising targets across region, age, gender, race, and partisanship to dynamically deliver large samples that accurately reflect the demographics of a population. In the national survey, post-stratification was done on gender, age, region, education, race, and 2016 presidential vote. In the survey of battleground states, post-stratification was done on state, gender, age, race, education, and 2016 presidential vote.
For additional methodological information, visit https://www.changeresearch.com/methodology-and-accuracy.
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Change Research provides fast, affordable, and accurate technology-based polling across the country. Since launching in July of 2017, Change Research has conducted over 1,000 polls for candidates, media, and causes at all levels and budgets, surveying nearly 2 million people.
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