Approval of Texas State Government Harvey Response (October 2017)

Approval of Texas State Government Harvey Response (October 2017)

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categoryTotal
Approve strongly38%
Approve somewhat30%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%
Disapprove somewhat7%
Disapprove strongly6%
Don't know6%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly14%36%59%
Approve somewhat34%31%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%15%6%
Disapprove somewhat12%7%2%
Disapprove strongly12%4%2%
Don't know7%7%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly19%12%13%
Approve somewhat33%40%30%
Neither approve nor disapprove28%15%20%
Disapprove somewhat12%14%11%
Disapprove strongly3%15%15%
Don't know5%4%10%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly63%48%66%
Approve somewhat26%32%24%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%10%5%
Disapprove somewhat3%2%2%
Disapprove strongly1%5%0%
Don't know4%4%3%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly15%24%59%
Approve somewhat31%35%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%20%6%
Disapprove somewhat12%7%3%
Disapprove strongly15%5%2%
Don't know6%8%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly27%12%8%
Approve somewhat31%37%25%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%21%23%
Disapprove somewhat5%18%11%
Disapprove strongly9%8%28%
Don't know10%4%6%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly42%53%77%
Approve somewhat35%32%15%
Neither approve nor disapprove9%6%4%
Disapprove somewhat4%4%2%
Disapprove strongly2%3%0%
Don't know8%3%3%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly13%55%66%
Approve somewhat35%29%24%
Neither approve nor disapprove22%9%2%
Disapprove somewhat14%3%2%
Disapprove strongly10%1%3%
Don't know6%3%3%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly42%23%34%
Approve somewhat29%35%28%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%17%14%
Disapprove somewhat7%7%8%
Disapprove strongly3%8%14%
Don't know6%11%2%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly40%36%
Approve somewhat29%30%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%14%
Disapprove somewhat7%7%
Disapprove strongly6%7%
Don't know5%7%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly33%36%48%
Approve somewhat27%32%29%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%13%8%
Disapprove somewhat8%7%5%
Disapprove strongly8%6%6%
Don't know7%6%4%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly31%28%38%52%
Approve somewhat31%39%26%25%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%14%14%10%
Disapprove somewhat7%7%9%4%
Disapprove strongly7%4%8%6%
Don't know8%8%5%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly39%37%35%42%40%36%
Approve somewhat9%29%33%29%30%32%
Neither approve nor disapprove26%11%14%12%14%13%
Disapprove somewhat2%6%7%9%6%12%
Disapprove strongly19%10%6%4%5%4%
Don't know5%8%6%4%6%3%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly47%40%26%18%
Approve somewhat27%32%35%30%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%12%22%17%
Disapprove somewhat4%5%6%17%
Disapprove strongly5%7%8%9%
Don't know7%4%4%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
Approve strongly46%42%22%
Approve somewhat26%32%31%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%10%22%
Disapprove somewhat5%5%13%
Disapprove strongly7%5%7%
Don't know6%5%6%

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