Politics

This Chart Tells You Everything You Need to Know About Bernie Sanders' Fanbase

February 10th 2016

By:
Dave Fonseca

This New York Times exit poll of New Hampshire primary voters paints a clear picture of the vastly different demographics who supported the Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Sanders notched a decisive victory against Clinton on Tuesday night. 

Comparison of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton voters by demographic

The data is clear, at least in New Hampshire. Younger, lower income voters supported Sanders, while older, higher income ones supported Clinton. 

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