Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Income Level (Latinos):
Under $10,000

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

1.64% 96.72% 1.64% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

3.39% 96.61% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

8.47% 89.83% 1.69% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

8.47% 88.14% 1.69% 1.69% 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
0.00% 5.36% 17.86% 10.71% 10.71% 3.57% 0.00%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

35.71% 3.57% 7.14% 1.79% 0.00% 3.57% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
93.22% 0.00% 1.69% 0.00% 1.69% 3.39% 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
10.00% 5.00% 18.75% 51.25%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
0.00% 3.33% 1.67% 10.00% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
48.08% 32.69% 19.23% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
19.67% 80.33% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
72.13% 27.87% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
83.05% 16.95% 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
45.45% 18.18% 9.09% 27.27% 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
8.47% 11.86% 79.66% 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
18.97% 15.52% 65.52% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
42.62% 57.38% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
81.97% 3.28% 0.00% 1.64% 0.00% 13.11% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

13.33% 5.00% 5.00% 3.33% 8.33%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
8.33% 8.33% 13.33% 1.67% 33.33% 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

51.67% 31.67% 13.33% 3.33% 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
100.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
 
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