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Delaware Survey Results (MOE +/-3.

2%)
Q1

Under current Delaware law, it is legal for


people who have certain serious illnesses to
register to use marijuana for medical purposes,
as long as their physicians approve. Overall, do
you support or oppose this law?

Q5

Democrat ........................................................ 43%


Republican...................................................... 32%

Support ...................64% Not sure .................. 8%


Oppose ...................28%

Q2

Q3

Under current Delaware law, it is a criminal


offense for a person to possess a small amount
of marijuana, and he or she can be sentenced
to up to six months in jail and be fined up to
$1,150. Would you support or oppose a
change in the law to make it a civil, not
criminal, offense to possess an ounce or less
of marijuana for personal use, punishable by a
fine of up to $100, but without jail time?

Independent/Other .......................................... 25%

Q6

If you are white, press 1. If African-American,


press 2. If other, press 3.
White .............................................................. 77%
African-American ............................................ 16%
Other............................................................... 7%

Q7

If you are 18 to 34 years old, press 1. If 35 to


49, press 2. If 50 to 64, press 3. If you are 65
or older, press 4.

Support ...................68% Not sure .................. 7%

18 to 34........................................................... 14%

Oppose ...................26%

35 to 49........................................................... 32%

In 2012, two states -- Colorado and


Washington -- changed their laws to regulate
and tax marijuana similarly to alcohol, for legal
use by adults aged 21 years and older. Would
you support or oppose changing Delaware law
to make marijuana legal for adults 21 and over,
and regulating and taxing marijuana similarly to
alcohol?
Support ...................51% Not sure .................. 7%
Oppose ...................42%

Q4

If you are a Democrat, press 1. If a Republican,


press 2. If you are an independent or identify
with another party, press 3.

50 to 64........................................................... 32%
65 or older....................................................... 22%

Q8

What county do you live in -- New Castle, Kent,


or Sussex?
New Castle ..................................................... 63%
Kent ................................................................ 16%
Sussex ............................................................ 21%

If you are a woman, press 1. If a man, press 2.


Woman ........................................................... 53%
Man................................................................. 47%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.


Raleigh, NC 27604
Survey of 951 Delaware voters (MOE +/-3.2%)
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

March 18-19, 2014

Gender
Base Wom an

Gender
Man

Base Wom an

Support/Oppose
Med. Marijuana Law
Support 64%

64%

65%

Oppose 28%

28%

28%

8%

8%

Not sure

8%

Support 68%

67%

68%

Oppose 26%

24%

27%

9%

5%

Not sure

Base Dem ocrat Republican Independent/Other

Man

Support/Oppose
Med. Marijuana Law

Support/Oppose
Making DE Law like
CO/WA
Support 51%

48%

54%

Oppose 42%

44%

41%

8%

5%

Not sure

7%

7%

Party

Gender
Base Wom an

Man

Support/Oppose
$100 Fine for 1 oz.
Possession

Support 64%

74%

49%

66%

Oppose 28%

20%

43%

23%

6%

8%

11%

Not sure

8%

Party

Party

Base Dem ocrat Republican Independent/Other


Support/Oppose
$100 Fine for 1 oz.
Possession

Base Dem ocrat Republican Independent/Other


Support/Oppose
Making DE Law like
CO/WA

Support 68%

80%

51%

67%

Support 51%

61%

36%

52%

Oppose 26%

13%

40%

27%

Oppose 42%

31%

60%

40%

6%

9%

6%

8%

4%

8%

Not sure

March 18-19, 2014

7%

survey of 951 Delaware voters

Not sure

7%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.


Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

Race

Race

AfricanBase White Am erican Other

AfricanBase White Am erican Other


Support/Oppose
Med. Marijuana Law
Support 64%

66%

60%

56%

Oppose 28%

27%

30%

35%

8%

10%

9%

Not sure

8%

Support/Oppose
$100 Fine for 1 oz.
Possession
Support 68%

68%

71%

60%

Oppose 26%

25%

22%

35%

7%

7%

5%

Not sure

7%

Race

Age

AfricanBase White Am erican Other


Support/Oppose
Making DE Law like
CO/WA

18 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
34
49
64 older

Support/Oppose
Med. Marijuana Law

Support 51%

51%

53%

44%

Oppose 42%

42%

41%

53%

7%

7%

3%

Not sure

Base

7%

Support 64%

78%

66%

66%

49%

Oppose 28%

17%

27%

26%

38%

4%

7%

8%

12%

Not sure

8%

Age
Base

Age

18 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
34
49
64 older

Support/Oppose
$100 Fine for 1 oz.
Possession

Base

18 to 35 to 50 to 65 or
34
49
64 older

Support/Oppose
Making DE Law like
CO/WA

Support 68%

80%

67%

70%

58%

Support 51%

72%

53%

49%

36%

Oppose 26%

19%

28%

23%

29%

Oppose 42%

25%

41%

43%

55%

1%

5%

7%

13%

3%

6%

8%

9%

Not sure

March 18-19, 2014

survey of 951 Delaware voters

7%

Not sure

7%

3020 Highwoods Blvd.


Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988

County

County
New
Base Castle
Support/Oppose
Med. Marijuana Law
Support 64%

68%

60%

55%

Oppose 28%

25%

29%

35%

7%

11%

10%

Not sure

8%

New
Base Castle

Kent Sussex
Support/Oppose
$100 Fine for 1 oz.
Possession

Support 68%

72%

67%

56%

Oppose 26%

23%

23%

34%

5%

10%

10%

Not sure

7%

County
New
Base Castle

Kent Sussex

Support/Oppose
Making DE Law like
CO/WA
Support 51%

56%

45%

39%

Oppose 42%

38%

46%

53%

6%

9%

8%

Not sure

March 18-19, 2014

survey of 951 Delaware voters

7%

Kent Sussex

3020 Highwoods Blvd.


Raleigh, NC 27604
information@publicpolicypolling.com / 888 621-6988