Texas General Election
November 5th, 2002
Exit Poll Results

Repeat Voter

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

14.37% 84.27% 1.21% 0.15% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Dewhurst Sharp Gessner Paravinci Other

Total

15.55% 82.93% 0.91% 0.61% 0.00% 100.00%


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

Cornyn Kirk Jameson Williams Other

Total

18.96% 78.90% 1.22% 0.61% 0.31% 100.00%


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

Republican Democrat Libertarian Green Other

Total

24.27% 73.12% 1.54% 0.77% 0.31% 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
4.81% 7.44% 8.06% 5.89% 8.99% 1.55% 1.71%
             
Health Care War with Iraq Public Education Economy/Jobs Driver's License for Immigrants Other

Total

18.91% 3.88% 15.35% 15.50% 1.71% 6.20% 100.00%


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

Democrat Republican Liberatarian Green Reform

Independent

Other Total
76.22% 11.13% 1.07% 0.76% 0.30% 10.06% 0.46% 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  
3.62% 3.32% 20.48% 47.24%  
         
Spanish Newspaper English Newspaper Internet None Total
1.66% 4.22% 1.51% 17.95% 100.00%

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

Liberal Moderate Conservative Total
29.06% 51.14% 19.81% 100.00%


9. Is this the first time you have voted?

Yes No Total
0.00% 100.00% 100.00%


10. When did you first register to vote?

Before or during 1996 After 1996 Total
85.97% 14.03% 100.00%


11. In what country were you born?

United States Mexico Other Total
87.81% 11.27% 0.93% 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
64.84% 21.98% 6.59% 6.59% 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
11.54% 17.94% 70.51% 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
18.04% 20.53% 61.43% 100.00%


15. Are you:

Male Female Total
49.85% 50.15% 100.00%


16. What is your ancestry?

Mexican/ Chicano Puerto Rican Cuban Central American South American

Other Latino or Hispanic

Total
79.38% 4.62% 1.08% 0.92% 0.46% 13.54% 100.00%



17. What age group best describes you:

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

 

3.99% 7.52% 12.42% 14.26% 15.64%  
           
45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 or Older Total
11.50% 11.04% 8.74% 5.67% 9.20% 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

17.73% 23.64% 29.24% 23.33% 6.07% 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
7.77% 13.31% 20.92% 14.26% 14.90%
         
50,001-60,000 60,001-70,000 70,001-100,000

Over 100,000

Total
11.25% 7.29% 7.61% 2.69% 100.00%
 
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