1996 Texas Latino First-time Voters Profile

 

(Numbers in Percents)

AGE GROUP
18-25
28.6
26-35
24.4
36-45
21.0
46-55
15.1
56-65
8.0
66+
2.9
ANCESTRY
Salvadoran/Central American
1.7
Mexican-American/Mexican/Chicano
60.5
Latino/Hispanic
37.8
PLACE OF BIRTH
United States
61.8
Mexico
33.6
El Salvador
3.4
Guatemala
1.3
Other
0.0
BUSINESS OWNER
Yes
22.3
No
77.7
OBTAINED U.S. CITIZENSHIP
Before 1992
38.5
Between 1992-1994
9.3
In 1995
15.4
In 1996
39.6
COMPUTER OWNER/USER
Yes
35.3
No
64.7
FINANCIAL SITUATION IS...
Better than 4 years ago
45.0
Worse than 4 years ago
17.6
Same as 4 years ago
33.4
GENDER
Female
54.2
Male
45.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Under $5,000
12.2
$5,000 to $25,000
42.4
$25,000 to $40,000
34.0
$40,000 to $60,000
8.8
$60,000 Plus
2.5
POLITICAL OPINION
Liberal
319
Moderate
32.8
Conservative
23.4
Other
0.4
None
14.3
EDUCATION
Some High School
25.2
High School Graduate
42.4
Some College
23.9
College Graduate
5.5
Post Graduate
2.9
UNION MEMBERS IN HOUSEHOLD
Yes
17.2
No
66.4
 
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