Georgia Governor Race 2022 Polls: Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams tied in latest poll

Georgia Governor Race 2022 Polls: Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams tied in latest poll
June 30th: Georgia Governor Race 2022 Polls: Kemp leads by 4%, he is polling better than in 2018 as well as Biden against Trump.
Google Search: Abrams is trailing her own performance in 2018 though she appears to have picked momentum in the last few days. She is ahead of Kemp in terms of search volume.

Social Media Sentiment: Abrams is ahead of Kemp at the moment

Read the most comprehensive analysis of Polls, Google Search Data, Social Media sentiments, News coverage, Tweets, and YouTube Videos.

Georgia is one of the biggest battleground states in 2022, hosting an extremely competitive Senate and Governor races on November 8th, 2022. The Democratic and Republican primaries were held on May 24, 2022. Brian Kemp won the GOP Primary while Stacey Abrams won the Democratic Party’s Primary election.

Georgia Governor Polls: Observations and Insights

  • One of the main factors influencing the Georgia Governor election is the Crime Rate. Brian Kemp is leading Stacey Abrams by 12 points on crime. In Georgia, in 2020 73% of the reported cases of Crime in Georgia were related to Burglary and Theft while serious cases of assault, rape, and murder made up for 16% of the cases.
  • Stacey Abrams and the Democrats have not been vocal about speaking against this and have tried to maintain a less aggressive stand so that they do not offend their core voters. Stacey Abrams seems to have to solution to growing non-gun-related crime. Instead, her campaign has been mostly about gun control laws.
  • The Republicans have been aggressive and their policies against crimes have been highly popular. As per the data, around 10% of voters experienced burglary and theft in a 4 year period. Abrams fails in this field.
  • Talking about observations regarding the election, polls have shown Brian Kemp maintaining a 5% lead over Stacey Abrams. But the other factors have been in favor of Stacey but she is unable to cash on it.
  • Her Google search volume has been constantly higher than Kemp and her net sentiment has been positive.
  • The latest findings by ECU Center For Survey Research show that Stacey Abrams has the support of 86% of Black voters while only 9% of black voters may vote for Kemp. But when it comes to white voters, Kemp enjoys 70% support and Abrams has 27% support.
  • One of the interesting findings of the survey is Kemp leads Abrams by 67%-31% among the white women and among the white men Kemp enjoys the support of 73%.

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Georgia Governor Race 2022 Polls

PollDate
Average of PollsJune 30th, 2022
Brian Kemp49.5%
Stacey Abrams45.5%
Quinnipiac UniversityJune 23-27th
Brian Kemp48%
Stacey Abrams48%
ECU Center For Survey ResearchJune 6-9th
Brian Kemp50%
Stacey Abrams45%
WXIA-TV/SurveyUSAApril 27th
Brian Kemp50%
Stacey Abrams45%
CygnalApril 9th
Brian Kemp50%
Stacey Abrams44%

Brian Kemp vs Stacey Abrams Georgia Governor Race Polls: Google Search Trends

DateJune 30th
Brian Kemp46%
Stacey Abrams54%
June 17th
Brian Kemp40%
Stacey Abrams60%

Georgia Governor Race 2022 Polls: Net Social Media Sentiment

DateJune 30th
Kemp-23%
Abrams-23%
DateJune 17th
Kemp-4.3%
Abrams+0.7%

Georgia Governor Polls: Latest News

Georgia Governor Polls: Latest Videos

YouTube video

Georgia Governor Race Polls 2022: Latest Tweets

Stacey Abrams on Twitter: “We live in a state where the person who took an oath to protect us has done nothing but put us in more danger. We deserve better than this. pic.twitter.com/8T4UPNVuqP / Twitter”

We live in a state where the person who took an oath to protect us has done nothing but put us in more danger. We deserve better than this. pic.twitter.com/8T4UPNVuqP

Brian Kemp Approval Rating

Brian Kemp defeated the Trump-endorsed candidate David Perdue and he defeated David Perdue by a huge margin. In other words, Kemp crushed Perdue in the Primary election despite Trump backing Perdue. The vote difference between Kemp and Perdue was 74%-22%.

After the victory of Brian Kemp, the Crystal Ball gubernatorial rating changed from Toss-Up to Leans Republican for the November 8th Governor polls.

Talking about the Approval Rating of Brain Kemp, as per the latest Approval rating by Morning Post half of Georgia voters, including 76% of Republicans, approve of Brian Kemp’s job performance.

Georgia Governor Race Polls 2022: Previous Election

2014 Gubernatorial2016 Presidential2018 Gubernatorial2020 Presidential
Total Voted2.55 m3.96 m3.93 m4.9 m
Last 3 Polls Average49%49%
State Wide Result52.7%50.3%50.2%49.5%

Georgia Governor Election 2022 Polls: Primary Results

Democratic Primary Results

Stacey Abrams 1,110,490 votesUncontested (100%)

GOP Primary Results

Brian Kemp 8,79,705 votesWon (73.7%)
David Perdue260,811 votes 21.8%
Kandiss Taylor40,960  votes3.4%

Georgia Governor Election 2022 Polls: What Happened In the Last Election?

In the last Georgia gubernatorial election held on November 6, 2018, the Republican Secretary of State Brian Kemp was up against Democratic former State Representative Stacey Abrams.

The election result was quite close as Brian Kemp got 50.2% of the total votes while Stacey Abrams won 48.8% of the votes. After the election result, Brian Kemp went on to become the new Governor of Georgia replacing the Republican Nathan Deal.

Georgia Governor Race Polls 2022: Demographics of Georgia Voters

DemographicProportion
White American (non-Hispanic)52.8%
African American31.7%
Asian American5.1%
Hispanic American9%
Native American1.9%
Others0.2%

The rapid diversification of Georgia has made it a battleground as many educated professionals populate the Atalanta metro area which has boomed in population this century. The suburban counties (Gwinnett and Cobb) around Atalanta are now extremely diverse and have swung Democratic giving Biden nearly 20 point margins after voting for a Republican as President as late as 2012. These form a part of the “New South” and will likely decide this race.

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