Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Male 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

13.22% 84.55% 1.36% 0.00% 0.27% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

15.34% 83.01% 0.55% 1.10% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

20.27% 77.53% 0.82% 1.10% 0.27% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

25.21% 70.91% 2.22% 1.39% 0.28% 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
5.54% 9.14% 6.37% 7.48% 10.53% 1.66% 1.94%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

14.13% 5.82% 14.40% 15.79% 1.94% 5.26% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
73.22% 10.66% 1.64% 1.37% 0.55% 12.30% 0.27% 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
3.24% 2.97% 16.74% 50.56%
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
2.43% 2.70% 1.62% 19.73% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
29.65% 49.13% 21.22% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
12.57% 87.43% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
79.58% 20.42% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
86.74% 11.60% 1.66% 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
46.43% 19.64% 14.29% 19.64% 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
12.43% 18.78% 68.78% 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
18.06% 21.67% 60.28% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
100.00% 0.00% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
77.84% 4.71% 1.11% 1.94% 0.55% 13.85% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

8.08% 7.80% 11.14% 11.98% 13.93%
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
11.98% 10.58% 8.91% 5.57% 10.03% 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

15.97% 23.25% 30.81% 24.65% 5.32% 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
7.43% 10.57% 18.00% 15.14% 17.43%
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
12.86% 8.86% 6.57% 3.14% 100.00%

 

 
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