Gender Gap 8 points, but Marriage Gap 21 points
November 07, 2012, 05:32 AM
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It appears that some massaging of the exit poll data is being done as the hours go by, perhaps to make it line up more with fairly close actual vote totals. In any case, here's the latest from NBC website, which has far more exit polls questions than CNN or some of the other sites. As usual, NBC has the Gender Gap as the 1st question displayed:

Gender

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Male455247
Female554453

 

while the Marriage Gap is the 62nd question:

Are you currently married?

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Yes425660
No623540

Gender by marital status

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Married men386029
Married women465331
Not married men564018
Not married women673123

Do you have any children under 18 living in your home?

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Yes514736
No504764

Married with children

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Married with children455427
All others534573

Parents

CategoryObamaRomney% Total
Men with children455316
Women with children564320
Men without children475030
Women without children5445