Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Education Level (Latinos):
Some High School

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

5.11% 94.16% 0.73% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

4.48% 94.78% 0.75% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

12.78% 83.46% 1.50% 1.50% 0.75% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

21.05% 76.69% 1.50% 0.75% 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
6.02% 4.51% 16.54% 9.77% 9.02% 0.75% 0.75%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

27.82% 4.51% 7.52% 6.02% 4.51% 2.26% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
88.15% 2.22% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 9.63% 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
11.85% 4.44% 34.26% 36.11%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
0.74% 0.74% 2.22% 9.63% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
43.44% 41.80% 14.75% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
16.79% 83.21% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
79.56% 20.44% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
70.90% 26.12% 2.99% 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% 23.81% 4.76% 4.76% 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
7.52% 14.29% 78.20% 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
15.15% 19.70% 65.15% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
41.61% 58.39% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
75.91% 3.65% 0.00% 2.19% 0.00% 18.25% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

5.19% 2.96% 4.44% 5.19% 11.85%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
9.63% 12.59% 10.37% 11.11% 26.67% 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

100.00% 0.00% 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
23.66% 27.48% 19.85% 10.69% 14.50%
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
2.29% 0.00% 0.76% 0.76% 100.00%
 
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