Texas Latino Vote in 1998 Gubernatorial Election Profile by Candidate for Governor


(Numbers in Percents)

123132132
TOTAL
MAURO
BUSH
TOTAL
n/a
60.5
39.1
GENDER
Male
49.5
50.2
48.9
Female
50.5
49.8
51.1
AGE
18-25
8.5
6.4
12.2
26-35
18.9
19.6
19.1
36-45
28.3
26.8
32.1
46-55
20.8
22.1
19.1
55-56
13.6
15.3
10.7
65+
9.9
9.8
6.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Under $5,000
3.4
4.2
1.6
$5,000-$15,000
17.7
16.2
18.0
$15,000-$25,000
26.3
26.9
26.6
$25,000-$40,000
22.3
23.6
20.3
$40,000-$60,000
16.6
13.4
22.7
$60,000-$100,000
11.4
13.4
8.6
$100,000 Over
2.3
2.3
2.3
EDUCATION
Some High School or Less
17.2
16.3
14.5
High School Graduate
24.5
24.7
24.4
Some College or Vocational School
34.6
36.1
34.4
College Graduate
16.6
15.4
19.8
Post Graduate
7.1
7.5
6.9
ANCESTRY
Mexican
85.2
87.4
80.2
Puerto Rican
2.1
2.9
0.8
Cuban
0.5
0.4
0.8
Central American
1.3
0.8
2.3
South American
0.3
0.4
0.0
Other Latino/Hispanic
10.6
7.9
16.0
PLACE OF BIRTH
United States
84.9
85.7
84.0
Mexico
12.7
11.3
14.5
El Salvador
1.6
2.1
0.8
Other
0.8
0.8
0.8
CITIZENSHIP
Before 1994
12.6
12.3
12.3
After 1994
5.6
4.6
7.7
Does Not Apply
81.7
83.1
80.0
POLITICAL AFFILIATION
Democrat
75.0
91.3
45.8
Republican
17.4
5.4
39.7
Other
2.9
0.8
5.3
None of the Above
4.7
2.5
9.2
REGISTERED
Before 1994
83.0
83.1
82.6
After 1994
17.0
16.9
17.4
FIRST-TIME VOTER
Yes
10.4
10.2
10.7
No
89.6
89.8
89.3
HOUSEHOLD UNION MEMBER
I belong
13.1
12.1
15.3
I do not, but someone in household does
15.3
16.9
13.0
No one in household
71.6
71.0
71.8
 
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