Results of a new poll carried out by NYT Upshot were announced. The poll asked participants for whom they will vote: Donald·Trump or Hillary·Clinton.
NYT Upshot poll results
The results show that billionaire Donald Trump and former New York Senator Hillary Clinton have identical levels of support, each with 0.0% of the vote.
This poll was conducted , among a random sample of 0 participants.
Putting the results in context
As any other method, polls are subject to bias. As a result, one should not be overly confident the results of a single poll. At the very least, one should examine how a poll's results compare to benchmark forecasts.
In order to make the results comparable to forecasts from benchmark methods, one can convert them into shares of the two-party vote. The results of the actual poll mean 0.0 % for Clinton and 0.0 % for Trump concerning the two-party vote share.
Comparison to other polls
In comparison to the average results of other polls Clinton performed worse with 0.0 percentage points, while Trump did better with 0.0 percentage points. The most recent PollyVote predicts Clinton to gain 18.3% and Trump % of the two-party vote.