Ohio: Lead for Democrats in new CNN-ORC poll
The results of a new poll, conducted by CNN-ORC in Ohio, were published on April 24. In the survey participants were asked, whether they would vote for democrat Hillary Clinton or republican Donald Trump, assuming that these two candidates would win the primaries. Of those who answered the question, 50.0% said that they would vote for the democrat Hillary Clinton, whereas 43.0% indicated that they would give their vote to the republican Donald Trump. The poll was carried out from March 2 to March 6 among 884 registered voters. The error margin is +/-3.5 percentage points.
Translating these results into two-party vote shares yields values of 53.8% for the Democrats and 46.2% for the Republicans. The vote share for the democrats is 1.5 percentage points under the average results of other polls in Ohio.