American Research Group, Inc.
The New Hampshire Poll

December 29, 2016

Quarterly Survey – December 2016

The following results are based on 600 completed interviews among a statewide random sample of adults in New Hampshire. Of the 600 interviews, 515 interviews were among registered voters (165 Republicans, 152 Democrats, and 198 undeclared voters). The interviews were conducted December 19 through 22, 2016.

The theoretical margin of error for the total sample of 600 is plus or minus 4 percentage points, 95% of the time, on questions where opinion is evenly split. The theoretical margin of error for the sample of 515 registered voters is plus or minus 4.3 percentage points, 95% of the time, on questions where opinion is evenly split.

Question wording and responses:

Maggie Hassan has been governor for the past four years. How would you grade her performance as governor - would you give her an A, a B, a C, a D, or an F?

A

B

C

D F
Total sample

28%

32%

16%

12% 9%
Voters

32%

32%

17%

11% 8%
Republicans

11%

21%

37%

20% 11%

Democrats

71%

26%

27%

1% *
Undeclared

18%

45%

12%

12% 13%
John Lynch (12/12) 26% 39% 19% 9% 3%
Craig Benson (12/04) 3% 21% 26% 27% 19%
Jeanne Shaheen (12/02) 21% 35% 38% 5% 1%
Steve Merrill (12/96) 15% 47% 25% 7% 2%

 

Grade Point Average:

Grade Point Average Maggie
Hassan
 
John Lynch Craig Benson Jeanne Shaheen Steve Merrill
Total sample 2.6 2.8 1.6 2.7 2.7
Voters 2.7 2.9 1.6 2.7 2.8
Republicans 2.0 2.5 1.9 2.3 3.0
Democrats 3.7 3.1 1.1 3.1 2.7
Undeclared 2.4 3.0 1.7 2.8 2.7

(Grade Point Average Scale: A = 4.0, A- = 3.7, B+ = 3.3, B = 3.0, B- = 2.7, C+ = 2.3, C = 2.0, C- = 1.7, D = 1.0, and F = 0.0) 

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