Personal Economic Conditions (June 2018)

Personal Economic Conditions (June 2018)

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryTotal
A lot better off10%
Somewhat better off27%
About the same42%
Somewhat worse off14%
A lot worse off6%
Don't know2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off4%11%13%
Somewhat better off16%29%38%
About the same48%37%38%
Somewhat worse off22%13%6%
A lot worse off9%10%2%
Don't know1%0%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off4%2%6%
Somewhat better off17%20%12%
About the same38%54%52%
Somewhat worse off27%15%23%
A lot worse off14%8%7%
Don't know1%1%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off15%6%17%
Somewhat better off43%32%39%
About the same38%48%32%
Somewhat worse off3%9%6%
A lot worse off2%2%3%
Don't know0%3%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off3%6%16%
Somewhat better off13%27%36%
About the same50%42%36%
Somewhat worse off25%13%7%
A lot worse off10%10%3%
Don't know0%2%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off0%2%7%
Somewhat better off20%13%7%
About the same46%54%47%
Somewhat worse off22%23%30%
A lot worse off13%9%8%
Don't know0%0%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off9%15%21%
Somewhat better off36%36%36%
About the same41%36%35%
Somewhat worse off11%8%3%
A lot worse off1%4%2%
Don't know1%2%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off4%19%13%
Somewhat better off14%36%43%
About the same51%36%34%
Somewhat worse off21%6%5%
A lot worse off8%2%5%
Don't know1%1%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off9%8%11%
Somewhat better off29%27%20%
About the same42%41%43%
Somewhat worse off13%19%12%
A lot worse off6%5%9%
Don't know1%1%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off12%7%
Somewhat better off34%21%
About the same36%47%
Somewhat worse off11%16%
A lot worse off7%6%
Don't know1%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off8%10%10%
Somewhat better off27%28%25%
About the same42%42%42%
Somewhat worse off15%12%15%
A lot worse off6%7%6%
Don't know2%1%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off8%10%11%8%
Somewhat better off33%26%26%25%
About the same35%39%42%48%
Somewhat worse off14%15%13%13%
A lot worse off5%7%7%5%
Don't know4%3%1%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off2%10%8%11%12%8%
Somewhat better off40%20%31%17%30%30%
About the same31%48%39%48%36%46%
Somewhat worse off15%11%13%15%15%15%
A lot worse off7%8%6%6%7%1%
Don't know4%2%2%3%0%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off15%7%1%6%
Somewhat better off31%24%33%15%
About the same38%42%44%49%
Somewhat worse off9%16%14%22%
A lot worse off5%8%8%7%
Don't know2%2%0%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
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
A lot better off13%10%3%
Somewhat better off31%30%17%
About the same37%41%49%
Somewhat worse off10%12%22%
A lot worse off5%6%9%
Don't know4%1%0%

Latest Poll News

2018 Election Polling in Texas

We're continuously compiling available polling results for Texas statewide races in one place. This post will be updated regularly to reflect the release of new public polls.

Texans Opposed to Policy of Family Separation at the Border

In June 2018 UT/TT polling, Texans expressed disapproval overall when it comes to separating children from their parents at the border.

June 2018 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll

The latest installment of the University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll has been released. Check out the latest poll page for access to graphics for all the items on the poll.