Texas Economic Conditions (October 2017)

Texas Economic Conditions (October 2017)

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categoryTotal
A lot better off8%
Somewhat better off27%
About the same41%
Somewhat worse off16%
A lot worse off3%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off3%11%13%
Somewhat better off11%29%41%
About the same50%34%34%
Somewhat worse off28%17%6%
A lot worse off4%2%1%
Don't know5%7%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off1%2%4%
Somewhat better off8%8%13%
About the same44%58%48%
Somewhat worse off37%27%24%
A lot worse off5%1%5%
Don't know5%4%6%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off13%14%14%
Somewhat better off43%29%49%
About the same36%37%31%
Somewhat worse off5%10%3%
A lot worse off1%3%0%
Don't know2%8%3%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off3%7%12%
Somewhat better off9%18%42%
About the same48%50%32%
Somewhat worse off31%16%8%
A lot worse off5%3%2%
Don't know5%7%5%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off9%0%1%
Somewhat better off12%7%9%
About the same48%55%41%
Somewhat worse off23%30%37%
A lot worse off3%3%8%
Don't know4%5%5%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off6%11%17%
Somewhat better off32%41%49%
About the same44%31%25%
Somewhat worse off8%10%5%
A lot worse off4%1%1%
Don't know6%6%3%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off3%15%16%
Somewhat better off9%37%46%
About the same53%33%28%
Somewhat worse off26%8%8%
A lot worse off5%2%1%
Don't know5%6%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off8%13%5%
Somewhat better off31%20%20%
About the same40%44%41%
Somewhat worse off14%12%23%
A lot worse off2%3%5%
Don't know5%8%6%

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categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off12%5%
Somewhat better off31%23%
About the same39%43%
Somewhat worse off15%18%
A lot worse off1%4%
Don't know3%8%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off10%6%12%
Somewhat better off19%29%30%
About the same44%40%38%
Somewhat worse off20%17%10%
A lot worse off2%3%2%
Don't know5%5%7%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off13%7%5%12%
Somewhat better off19%19%27%40%
About the same38%52%41%31%
Somewhat worse off19%12%19%14%
A lot worse off1%3%4%2%
Don't know10%8%4%2%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off6%8%5%15%9%7%
Somewhat better off5%25%29%26%27%30%
About the same34%44%41%36%39%43%
Somewhat worse off27%15%16%17%16%15%
A lot worse off2%3%3%1%3%2%
Don't know26%4%6%5%5%3%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off11%9%3%3%
Somewhat better off35%25%17%12%
About the same36%43%45%49%
Somewhat worse off11%16%24%24%
A lot worse off3%2%3%3%
Don't know4%4%9%9%

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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
A lot better off11%8%4%
Somewhat better off35%30%13%
About the same33%43%46%
Somewhat worse off13%13%29%
A lot worse off4%1%3%
Don't know3%5%6%

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