The PollyVote team asked political scientists about their predictions for the election outcome at the national level.
The expert survey was carried out from July 29 to July 31 among 12 scientists from a variety of colleges and universities. The experts’ average forecast is that Clinton will garner 52.7% of the national two-party vote.
Comparison to the combined PollyVote
The most recent PollyVote expects Clinton to gain 53.5% of the two-party vote. The expert survey result for Clinton are thus 0.8 percentage points below the combined PollyVote.