Who Voted Obama? Here's the Numbers

By Tom McIntyre

Who Voted Obama? Here's the Numbers

July 13, 2010 Updated Jul 13, 2010 at 2:19 PM CDT

Barack Obama wins his home state of Illinois easily, picking up 21 electoral votes on his way to the Presidency.

Looking at the breakdown, exit polls show Obama won 67–percent of the female vote in Illinois, 59–percent of the male vote in Illinois.

Among Illinois voters, Obama won 54–percent of White voters..., 96–percent of African American voters...

Obama cleaned up in the 18–29 age range in Illinois...76–percent of the vote.

Those 65 and over in Illinois still voted Obama a majority of 56–percent.
An income breakdown...Those making 15–thousand to 30–thousand gave the Illinois Senator 73–percent of their vote,

And those making more than 200–thousand a year, who are not part of Obama's tax plan, still voted for him in Illinois, giving him a majority 55–percent of the vote...

Obama also won 70–percent of moderate voters according to exit polls...

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