POLL DU JOUR
49 percent of American men support President Obama, 46 percent support Mitt Romney in an Obama/romney match-up.
58 percent of American women support Mr. Obama, 38 percent support Mr. Romney.
94 percent of Democratic men and 93 percent of Democratic women support Mr. Obama.
93 percent of Republican men and 89 percent of Republican women support Mr. Romney.
85 percent of liberal men and 93 percent of liberal women support Mr. Obama.
72 percent of conservative men and 70 percent of conservative women support Mr. Romney.
42 percent of independent male voters and 52 percent of women independents support Mr. Obama.
47 percent of independent male voters and 39 percent of women independents support Mr. Romney.
Source: A Pew Research Center survey of 1,168 registered U.S. voters conducted March 7-11 and released Thursday; the sample included 602 women and 586 men.