Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Income Level (Latinos):
$40,001-$50,000

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

14.41% 84.68% 0.00% 0.00% 0.90% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

14.55% 85.45% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

25.45% 72.73% 0.00% 0.91% 0.91% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

39.09% 58.18% 1.82% 0.00% 0.91% 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
3.70% 4.63% 12.04% 5.56% 8.33% 0.93% 0.00%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

13.89% 4.63% 23.15% 13.89% 3.70% 5.56% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
72.97% 13.51% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 13.51% 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
2.61% 6.09% 22.17% 48.26%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
2.61% 0.00% 5.22% 13.04% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
26.92% 47.12% 25.96% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
15.32% 84.68% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
76.58% 23.42% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
84.68% 12.61% 2.70% 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
50.00% 16.67% 16.67% 16.67% 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
9.09% 29.09% 61.82% 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
15.45% 33.64% 50.91% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
54.95% 45.05% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
81.98% 6.31% 1.80% 2.70% 0.00% 7.21% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

8.26% 7.34% 15.60% 10.09% 18.35%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
10.09% 10.09% 6.42% 9.17% 4.59% 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

17.27% 20.00% 30.00% 30.00% 2.73% 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% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%
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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