Washington: With one day before Election Day, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has a four percentage-point lead over Republican rival Donald Trump, according to the final Fox News national pre-election poll of likely voters.
Clinton’s ahead by 48-44%, while Libertarian Gary Johnson received 3 per cent and Green Party’s Jill Stein 2%, the poll showed.
In the two-way race, Clinton led Trump by 48-44%.
Clinton led among women by 12 points (52-40 per cent), African-Americans by 85 (89-4 %), Hispanics by 33 (63-30%), and voters under 30 by 16 (51-35 %).
In the poll, Trump was favoured among men by 5 points (48-43%), whites by 17 (54-37 %), white evangelical Christians by 63 (78-15 %), and whites without a college degree by 31 (61-30 %).
Trump was ahead of Clinton among veterans by 56-38 %. She led with first-time voters, by 48-42 %, the poll showed.
According to the poll, nine per cent of Republicans supported Clinton which was more than twice the number of Democrats backing Trump (4 %).
Clinton garnered more support among Democrats (91 %) than Trump does among Republicans (86 %).
This Fox News Poll was based on landline and cellphone interviews with 1,410 randomly chosen registered voters nationwide and was conducted from November 3-6, 2016.
The survey includes results among 1,295 likely voters.
The margin of sampling error is plus or minus 2.5 % points for results among both registered voters and likely voters.
First Published | 8 November 2016 9:30 AM