Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Age Group (Latinos): 40-44

CONTACT: Antonio Gonzalez 323.222.2217
(updated: Jan. 16th, 2003)

1. Whom did you vote for in the Gubernatorial race?

Perry Sanchez Daiell Mahajan Other

Total

16.04% 82.08% 0.94% 0.94% 0.00% 100.00%


2. Whom did you vote for in the Lieutenant Governor's race?

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

16.19% 82.86% 0.95% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


3. Whom did you vote for in the Senatorial race?

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

24.04% 75.96% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


4. Whom did you vote for in your Congressional District race?

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

29.81% 70.19% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


5. Which one issue mattered most in deciding how you voted for governor?

Abortion War on Terrorism Prescription Drugs Crime/Drugs Taxes

The Environment

Gun Control
0.94% 7.55% 3.77% 3.77% 12.26% 1.89% 0.94%
             
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

16.04% 6.60% 18.87% 17.92% 2.83% 6.60% 100.00%


6. How would you characterize your political affiliation? Are you a:

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
79.25% 11.32% 0.94% 0.00% 0.94% 7.55% 0.00% 100.00%


7. Which of the following media sources most influenced for whom you voted in the 2002 Gubernatorial campaign?

Spanish Radio English Radio Spanish TV English TV  
2.73% 7.27% 21.36% 45.00%  
         
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
3.64% 2.73% 1.82% 15.45% 100.00%

8. In what category do you see your political views closest to:

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
28.85% 58.65% 12.50% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
3.77% 96.23% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
86.79% 13.21% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
81.13% 17.92% 0.94% 100.00%


12. If not born in the U.S., when did you become a citizen?

Before 1996 1996 to 1998 1999 to 2001 After 2001 Total
61.11% 22.22% 16.67% 0.00% 100.00%


13. Do you or any member of your household belong to a labor union or a teacher's organization?

I belong Someone in my household No one in my household Total
11.32% 23.58% 65.09% 100.00%


14. Do you or a member of your household work for a Latino owned business?

Yes Someone in my household No one does Total
15.38% 27.88% 56.73% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
47.17% 52.83% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
77.36% 7.55% 1.89% 0.00% 0.94% 12.26% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

18-24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44

 

0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%  
           
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


18. What is the highest grade in school you completed?

Some high school High school grad Some college College graduate Graduate education or higher

Total

15.24% 20.00% 32.38% 24.76% 7.62% 100.00%

 

19. If you added together your entire household's income would it be:

Under 10k 10,001-20,000 20,001-30,000 30,001-40,000 40,001-50,000
4.76% 10.48% 22.86% 10.48% 19.05%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
10.48% 8.57% 7.62% 5.71% 100.00%
 
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