Direction of Texas (October 2019)

Direction of Texas (October 2019)

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categoryTotal
Right direction47%
Wrong track35%
Don't know17%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Right direction20%42%75%
Wrong track58%33%14%
Don't know22%25%11%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Right direction16%30%17%
Wrong track59%43%64%
Don't know25%27%19%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Right direction76%57%80%
Wrong track12%21%13%
Don't know11%22%7%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Right direction21%27%72%
Wrong track59%44%17%
Don't know20%28%10%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Right direction18%27%17%
Wrong track53%57%68%
Don't know29%17%14%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Right direction57%78%75%
Wrong track28%13%16%
Don't know14%9%9%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Right direction55%31%38%
Wrong track31%46%39%
Don't know14%23%22%

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categoryMaleFemale
Right direction55%41%
Wrong track35%36%
Don't know10%23%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Right direction43%46%57%
Wrong track39%36%29%
Don't know19%18%14%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Right direction48%41%47%56%
Wrong track36%39%37%27%
Don't know17%20%16%17%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Right direction20%50%46%49%49%50%
Wrong track51%29%39%33%37%36%
Don't know29%20%15%18%14%15%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Right direction57%46%41%28%
Wrong track27%35%42%53%
Don't know16%19%17%19%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Right direction59%55%26%
Wrong track27%29%60%
Don't know14%16%14%

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