President Trump sees bump in Georgia following conventions, more undecided, Channel 2 poll finds

President Trump sees bump in Georgia following conventions, more undecided, Channel 2 poll finds

ATLANTA — An exclusive new poll shows President Donald Trump is widening his lead in Georgia following the Democratic and Republican conventions.

The latest Channel 2 Action News/Landmark Communications poll surveyed 500 likely voters about who they would vote for following the conventions.

Post convention poll Age Race
Total 18-39 40-64 65 or over White Black Other
(500) (119) (215) (166) (315) (160) (26)
Donald Trump 47.9 36.9 47.7 56.3 70.8 6.9 24.0
Joe Biden 40.5 42.9 42.1 36.5 21.3 78.1 40.0
Jo Jorgensen 2.3 5.9 1.9 0.6 0.6 2.5 20.0
Undecided 9.3 14.3 8.3 6.6 7.3 12.5 16.0
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Trump has the lead with 47.9% and former Vice President Joe Biden has 40.5%. Libertarian candidate Jo Jorgensen has 9.3%.

About 9.3% of those polled said they are undecided. The poll’s margin of error is 4.4%.

In the last Channel 2/Landmark poll, there was only about 2% difference between Trump and Biden. That gap has now increased nearly 8%.

Just under 4% of voters said they were undecided in the previous poll. That number has also widened to just over 9%.

Gender Party
Male Female Republican Democrat Other Independent
(230) (270) (228) (200) (23) (49)
Donald Trump 53.5 43.1 86.8 12.6 37.5 16.3
Joe Biden 33.5 46.5 6.6 78.4 37.5 44.9
Jo Jorgensen 3.9 0.7 0.4 2.5 4.2 10.2
Undecided 9.1 9.7 6.2 6.5 20.8 28.6

Here is a look at how the numbers break down for those who watched the conventions:

Watched the convention Both Republican Only Democrat Only Neither
(229) (90) (88) (93)
Donald Trump 49.6 90.0 4.6 43.0
Joe Biden 38.3 7.8 93.1 28.0
Jo Jorgensen 1.3 1.1 2.3 6.5
Undecided 10.8 1.1 0.0 22.5