Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Education Level (Latinos):
Some College

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

13.15% 86.38% 0.00% 0.00% 0.47% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

11.96% 87.56% 0.00% 0.48% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

15.71% 82.86% 1.43% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

21.43% 76.19% 0.95% 0.48% 0.95% 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
4.83% 4.35% 6.28% 3.38% 9.66% 2.42% 2.42%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

16.91% 4.35% 19.32% 21.26% 0.48% 4.35% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
79.25% 8.49% 1.42% 0.47% 0.94% 9.43% 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
0.93% 4.63% 17.63% 50.43%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
1.39% 4.17% 1.39% 19.44% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
33.50% 51.46% 15.05% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
11.74% 88.26% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
77.93% 22.07% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
91.51% 8.49% 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
52.00% 16.00% 24.00% 8.00% 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
11.54% 18.75% 69.71% 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
20.00% 20.00% 60.00% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
51.64% 48.36% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
88.21% 4.25% 0.94% 0.00% 0.47% 6.13% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

10.33% 10.80% 15.49% 11.27% 15.96%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
9.86% 9.39% 8.92% 3.76% 4.23% 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% 0.00% 100.00% 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
3.86% 11.11% 21.74% 18.84% 15.94%
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
12.08% 4.83% 9.18% 2.42% 100.00%
 
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