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How Do Election Polls Work?

How Do Election Polls Work?

Update: 2022-11-231
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Our colleagues at Planet Money had a simple question: how do pollsters do their work ahead of elections? They went to Marist College — home of the Marist Poll, which partners with NPR for its polling — to learn how to be pollsters. They break down the science of polling, and find out all the tricks that pollsters use to get people to finish their surveys.

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How Do Election Polls Work?

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