Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Female Latino Voters

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

12.83% 86.10% 0.80% 0.27% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

14.29% 84.64% 1.08% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

17.57% 80.00% 1.62% 0.27% 0.54% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

22.10% 76.28% 0.81% 0.27% 0.54% 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
4.93% 4.93% 8.77% 4.11% 7.67% 1.64% 1.10%
             
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

24.38% 2.19% 17.81% 13.70% 2.47% 6.30% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
82.21% 10.51% 0.54% 0.00% 0.27% 5.93% 0.54% 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  
4.02% 3.49% 28.34% 43.24%  
         
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
0.80% 4.83% 2.41% 12.87% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
32.29% 51.43% 16.29% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
11.58% 88.42% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
80.00% 20.00% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
85.52% 13.11% 1.37% 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
70.49% 19.67% 6.56% 3.28% 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
10.58% 17.83% 71.59% 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
19.28% 19.28% 61.43% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
0.00% 100.00% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
80.76% 4.88% 0.81% 1.08% 0.27% 12.20% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

 

6.74% 8.63% 12.40% 14.56% 15.09%  
           
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
10.78% 9.97% 8.09% 5.39% 8.36% 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

21.92% 23.84% 28.22% 20.55% 5.48% 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
9.75% 16.99% 22.01% 12.26% 13.93%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
9.19% 5.01% 8.64% 2.23% 100.00%
 
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