Attitude towards the Republican presidential candidates in February 2012

This survey shows the attitude towards the Republican presidential nomination in February 2012. 32 percent of the respondent would be enthusiastic if Rick Santorum would win the Republican presidential nomination.

How would you describe your feelings if one of those following candidates won the Republican presidential nomination this year?

EnthusiasticPleased but not enthusiastic Displeased but not upsetUpset No opinion
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Release date

February 2012


United States

Survey time period

February 10-13, 2011

Number of respondents

1,026 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

During the survey, this question was posed as follows: "Next I'm going to read some names and ask how you would feel if each of them won the Republican presidential nomination this year. As I read each name, please tell me whether you would feel enthusiastic, pleased but not enthusiastic, displeased but not upset, or upset if that person were the Republican nominee? (RANDOM ORDER)"

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