In May 2010, GfK conducted polls of 1,002 adults and of 901 Hispanic adults for the AP and Univision. The margin of error is +/-4.3% for the sample of all adults, and +/-5.3% for the sample of Hispanic adults.
Fifty-nine percent of the public, and 86% of Hispanics, support providing a pathway for citizenship to undocumented immigrants in the U.S.When asked whether they favored “providing a legal way for illegal immigrants already in the United States to become U.S. citizens,” 59% of respondents said they favored such a proposal. Eighty-six percent of Hispanics were in favor.
Forty-two percent of respondents, and 15% of Hispanic respondents, support Arizona’s immigration law. When asked whether they favored or opposed Arizona immigration law SB 1070, 42% of respondents said they supported it. Only 15% of Hispanic respondents were in favor of the law.