Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Non Union 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

15.61% 83.00% 1.19% 0.00% 0.20% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

17.67% 81.12% 1.00% 0.20% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

19.24% 78.56% 1.40% 0.40% 0.40% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

22.44% 75.55% 1.40% 0.40% 0.20% 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
5.85% 7.06% 7.66% 4.78% 9.88% 1.81% 1.61%
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

18.95% 3.23% 15.32% 14.52% 2.62% 5.24% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
75.85% 12.97% 1.40% 0.00% 0.60% 8.78% 0.40% 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  
4.13% 3.74% 23.31% 46.96%  
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
1.18% 3.94% 1.18% 15.55% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
30.67% 48.11% 21.22% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
10.67% 89.33% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
79.25% 20.75% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
84.80% 13.40% 1.80% 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
61.18% 16.47% 10.59% 11.76% 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
0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 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
16.90% 14.12% 68.99% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
49.21% 50.79% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
80.28% 2.39% 0.40% 1.99% 0.40% 14.54% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

 

8.18% 8.38% 10.78% 17.03% 13.77%  
           
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
12.18% 9.98% 9.18% 5.99% 9.98% 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

21.01% 25.05% 29.29% 20.20% 4.44% 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
9.61% 15.13% 23.11% 13.50% 13.91%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
8.18% 5.11% 7.98% 3.48% 100.00%

 

 
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