Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Age Group (Latinos): 65 and Older

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

5.97% 94.03% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

5.97% 94.03% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

11.94% 86.57% 1.49% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

12.12% 83.33% 0.00% 1.52% 3.03% 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
0.00% 4.55% 27.27% 9.09% 4.55% 4.55% 0.00%
             
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

28.79% 1.52% 12.12% 3.03% 0.00% 4.55% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
89.39% 1.52% 1.52% 0.00% 0.00% 7.58% 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  
6.06% 3.03% 26.26% 47.98%  
         
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
0.00% 6.06% 0.00% 10.61% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
30.51% 44.07% 25.42% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
10.45% 89.55% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
91.04% 8.96% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
87.69% 9.23% 3.08% 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
66.67% 11.11% 11.11% 11.11% 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
7.58% 16.67% 75.76% 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
18.18% 13.64% 68.18% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
53.73% 46.27% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
83.58% 2.99% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 13.43% 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
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 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

53.73% 25.37% 13.43% 2.99% 4.48% 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
31.75% 28.57% 11.11% 9.52% 7.94%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
4.76% 4.76% 0.00% 1.59% 100.00%
 
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