Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Age Group (Latinos): 45-49

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

7.23% 89.16% 3.61% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

10.84% 85.54% 2.41% 1.20% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

16.87% 79.52% 2.41% 1.20% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

19.51% 76.83% 2.44% 1.22% 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
6.17% 4.94% 3.70% 4.94% 12.35% 0.00% 3.70%
             
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

24.69% 1.23% 9.88% 19.75% 2.47% 6.17% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
79.52% 10.84% 2.41% 1.20% 0.00% 6.02% 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  
3.66% 2.44% 43.90% 25.61%  
         
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
1.22% 6.10% 0.00% 17.07% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
29.63% 55.56% 14.81% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
9.64% 90.36% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
84.34% 15.66% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
82.93% 17.07% 0.00% 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
55.00% 20.00% 10.00% 15.00% 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
11.11% 13.58% 75.31% 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
14.81% 20.99% 64.20% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
51.81% 48.19% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
82.93% 2.44% 0.00% 0.00% 1.22% 13.41% 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% 0.00%  
           
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
100.00% 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

16.05% 28.40% 25.93% 24.69% 4.94% 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
6.17% 12.35% 22.22% 13.58% 13.58%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
9.88% 7.41% 14.81% 0.00% 100.00%
 
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