Women are much more likely to say they are scared about the presidential election, according to a TIME/SurveyMonkey poll.
In an online tracking poll of 5,478 registered voters taken Sept. 28-29 after the first presidential debate, 53 percent of women reported feeling “scared” about the election so far, compared to just 37 percent of men.
Respondents were allowed to choose from as many of six different feelings about the election as they felt applied. Overall, 48 percent chose “disappointed,” 46 percent chose “scared,” 23 percent chose “sad,” 15 percent chose “excited,” nine percent chose “satisfied,” and four percent chose “I don’t care that much.” One percent did not respond to the question.
There were only a few percentage points difference between the genders among the other answers.