Greg Abbott Approval (August 2021)

Greg Abbott Approval (August 2021)

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Approve strongly19%
Approve somewhat22%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%
Disapprove somewhat9%
Disapprove strongly41%
Don't know2%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly3%13%34%
Approve somewhat3%17%39%
Neither approve nor disapprove4%16%8%
Disapprove somewhat7%14%10%
Disapprove strongly83%38%8%
Don't know0%1%2%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%2%5%
Approve somewhat3%5%2%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%7%4%
Disapprove somewhat7%14%5%
Disapprove strongly87%72%84%
Don't know1%0%0%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly24%22%46%
Approve somewhat45%42%33%
Neither approve nor disapprove11%9%6%
Disapprove somewhat10%12%9%
Disapprove strongly8%15%4%
Don't know2%0%3%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly1%11%34%
Approve somewhat4%11%39%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%12%8%
Disapprove somewhat5%15%9%
Disapprove strongly85%49%8%
Don't know2%2%1%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly3%0%1%
Approve somewhat6%2%4%
Neither approve nor disapprove3%4%1%
Disapprove somewhat11%3%3%
Disapprove strongly73%89%90%
Don't know3%2%0%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly26%33%39%
Approve somewhat37%39%39%
Neither approve nor disapprove16%7%6%
Disapprove somewhat9%11%8%
Disapprove strongly12%8%7%
Don't know0%2%2%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly25%8%9%
Approve somewhat26%5%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%7%9%
Disapprove somewhat9%9%11%
Disapprove strongly33%67%50%
Don't know1%4%1%

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CategoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly22%16%
Approve somewhat25%19%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%8%
Disapprove somewhat8%11%
Disapprove strongly37%45%
Don't know2%2%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly14%20%21%
Approve somewhat15%21%31%
Neither approve nor disapprove9%7%6%
Disapprove somewhat9%10%9%
Disapprove strongly51%40%31%
Don't know2%1%2%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly14%15%19%26%
Approve somewhat18%18%24%23%
Neither approve nor disapprove7%9%8%4%
Disapprove somewhat9%13%9%6%
Disapprove strongly49%41%39%39%
Don't know2%3%1%0%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly23%19%17%16%20%22%
Approve somewhat14%22%28%20%22%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove2%10%9%5%7%5%
Disapprove somewhat0%12%9%9%9%9%
Disapprove strongly60%36%35%47%42%53%
Don't know0%2%3%3%0%0%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly30%16%9%8%
Approve somewhat23%25%19%17%
Neither approve nor disapprove6%10%6%7%
Disapprove somewhat10%10%13%6%
Disapprove strongly29%38%51%61%
Don't know2%1%2%1%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
Approve strongly33%20%6%9%
Approve somewhat25%23%15%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%8%3%17%
Disapprove somewhat11%10%7%12%
Disapprove strongly22%38%67%31%
Don't know2%1%2%4%

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