Texas Economic Conditions (October 2018)

Texas Economic Conditions (October 2018)

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categoryTotal
A lot better off20%
Somewhat better off29%
About the same31%
Somewhat worse off10%
A lot worse off4%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off4%14%37%
Somewhat better off11%28%45%
About the same51%32%14%
Somewhat worse off20%15%1%
A lot worse off7%7%1%
Don't know8%3%2%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off0%2%6%
Somewhat better off12%12%9%
About the same55%49%50%
Somewhat worse off23%12%23%
A lot worse off6%8%8%
Don't know5%17%4%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off40%17%42%
Somewhat better off48%46%42%
About the same7%29%13%
Somewhat worse off2%2%1%
A lot worse off2%0%0%
Don't know1%6%2%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off3%8%35%
Somewhat better off10%21%44%
About the same51%45%15%
Somewhat worse off20%14%3%
A lot worse off9%4%1%
Don't know7%8%3%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off2%1%6%
Somewhat better off11%11%9%
About the same59%50%46%
Somewhat worse off18%25%18%
A lot worse off2%10%12%
Don't know7%3%10%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off22%25%47%
Somewhat better off43%53%38%
About the same24%15%11%
Somewhat worse off5%3%1%
A lot worse off2%1%1%
Don't know4%2%3%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off3%37%43%
Somewhat better off11%43%42%
About the same52%15%11%
Somewhat worse off19%2%3%
A lot worse off9%0%0%
Don't know5%2%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off26%12%10%
Somewhat better off33%18%23%
About the same27%31%43%
Somewhat worse off8%15%13%
A lot worse off2%8%7%
Don't know4%15%3%

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categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off25%16%
Somewhat better off32%26%
About the same30%32%
Somewhat worse off6%14%
A lot worse off3%5%
Don't know3%7%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off12%23%25%
Somewhat better off27%28%34%
About the same35%32%25%
Somewhat worse off15%9%7%
A lot worse off6%3%3%
Don't know5%5%7%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off12%14%23%30%
Somewhat better off22%25%30%37%
About the same36%41%28%23%
Somewhat worse off9%11%13%7%
A lot worse off7%4%4%3%
Don't know14%7%3%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off17%16%19%25%24%20%
Somewhat better off15%30%29%24%31%29%
About the same42%34%32%26%26%36%
Somewhat worse off23%5%8%16%13%10%
A lot worse off2%6%6%5%1%2%
Don't know1%8%6%4%5%2%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off28%17%11%14%
Somewhat better off34%25%33%17%
About the same23%37%36%41%
Somewhat worse off8%12%10%14%
A lot worse off4%3%7%6%
Don't know4%6%3%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 off33%18%8%
Somewhat better off34%33%21%
About the same19%32%44%
Somewhat worse off7%9%15%
A lot worse off3%4%5%
Don't know5%4%6%

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