Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Education Level (Latinos):
High School Graduate

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

11.24% 86.39% 2.37% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

13.61% 84.02% 2.37% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

13.69% 83.93% 1.79% 0.00% 0.60% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

11.31% 85.12% 2.38% 1.19% 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
7.14% 5.95% 9.52% 7.74% 10.12% 2.38% 1.79%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

23.21% 1.19% 11.90% 11.31% 2.98% 4.76% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
83.53% 5.88% 2.94% 0.00% 0.59% 5.88% 1.18% 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
1.75% 2.34% 27.81% 48.80%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
0.58% 5.26% 1.17% 12.28% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
31.65% 46.84% 21.52% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
10.59% 89.41% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
80.59% 19.41% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
87.43% 11.98% 0.60% 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
58.33% 16.67% 12.50% 12.50% 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
7.74% 18.45% 73.81% 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
21.76% 17.65% 60.59% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
48.82% 51.18% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
75.60% 3.57% 1.19% 1.79% 0.00% 17.86% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

10.06% 5.33% 8.28% 14.79% 12.43%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
13.61% 10.06% 12.43% 2.96% 10.06% 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

0.00% 100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 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
11.24% 19.53% 30.77% 13.61% 13.02%
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
5.92% 1.78% 2.37% 1.78% 100.00%
 
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