Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Income Level (Latinos):
$20,001-$30,000

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

12.06% 87.94% 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

11.51% 87.77% 0.72% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

9.35% 88.49% 1.44% 0.00% 0.72% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

8.70% 87.68% 1.45% 1.45% 0.72% 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
10.07% 4.32% 4.32% 6.47% 12.95% 2.88% 2.88%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

20.14% 3.60% 11.51% 13.67% 2.16% 5.04% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
87.32% 6.34% 0.70% 0.70% 0.00% 4.23% 0.70% 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
5.59% 0.70% 38.23% 35.20%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
2.10% 3.50% 0.00% 14.69% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
37.12% 51.52% 11.36% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
7.04% 92.96% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
80.99% 19.01% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
82.61% 16.67% 0.72% 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
68.97% 17.24% 6.90% 6.90% 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
4.29% 15.00% 80.71% 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
18.88% 19.58% 61.54% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
44.37% 55.63% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
75.89% 3.55% 0.71% 1.42% 0.00% 18.44% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

7.04% 8.45% 9.15% 13.38% 16.90%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
12.68% 11.27% 10.56% 5.63% 4.93% 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

18.57% 37.14% 32.14% 9.29% 2.86% 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
0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 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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