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Regardless of which candidate you support, who do you think did the better job in the debate?

Results for respondents with demographics. Weighted by Age, Gender, Region. (540 responses) 
Order statistically significant.
Metrics only apply to the topline results for this question. Filters and weighting do not apply.
Impressions
1,022
Responses
777
Response Rate
76.0%
Response Times
Median response time is 4.9 seconds
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Group Response Non-response Internet Population Bias
Male 38.6% 40.2% 48.0% -9.4%
Female 61.4% 59.8% 52.0% 9.4%
18-24 17.4% 27.5% 14.1% 3.3%
25-34 24.6% 27.0% 19.4% 5.2%
35-44 10.4% 15.0% 18.7% -8.4%
45-54 16.1% 14.5% 19.4% -3.3%
55-64 18.3% 10.5% 16.0% 2.3%
65+ 13.3% 5.5% 12.3% 1.0%
Midwest 23.9% 21.5% 22.0% 1.9%
Northeast 16.6% 16.2% 18.9% -2.3%
South 33.9% 31.6% 35.3% -1.4%
West 25.5% 30.8% 23.8% 1.8%
RMSE score 2.3% 
All (540)
President Barack Obama
273 48.7% (+4.2 / -4.2)
Governor Mitt Romney
165 32.3% (+4.3 / -4.0)
They did the same
102 19.0% (+3.9 / -3.4)
Methodology: Conducted by Google Consumer Surveys, October 17, 2012 - September 01, 2014 and based on 540 online responses. Sample: People from the national adult Internet population who answered "Yes, I am registered and I watched" to the question "Are you 18 or older and registered to vote in the United States *AND* did you watch the second presidential debate Tuesday night?"