Greg Abbott Job Approval (June 2017)

Greg Abbott Job Approval (June 2017)

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryTotal
Approve strongly27%
Approve somewhat18%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%
Disapprove somewhat9%
Disapprove strongly29%
Don't know4%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly2%20%53%
Approve somewhat7%13%30%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%19%8%
Disapprove somewhat12%14%5%
Disapprove strongly58%30%3%
Don't know6%5%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly0%2%4%
Approve somewhat6%16%3%
Neither approve nor disapprove11%21%13%
Disapprove somewhat14%14%10%
Disapprove strongly66%38%63%
Don't know4%10%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly48%36%67%
Approve somewhat33%36%25%
Neither approve nor disapprove6%15%5%
Disapprove somewhat6%8%2%
Disapprove strongly5%3%1%
Don't know3%2%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly2%8%53%
Approve somewhat5%21%26%
Neither approve nor disapprove10%22%8%
Disapprove somewhat10%16%6%
Disapprove strongly68%26%6%
Don't know5%8%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly3%0%3%
Approve somewhat8%6%0%
Neither approve nor disapprove14%10%6%
Disapprove somewhat18%10%3%
Disapprove strongly51%68%85%
Don't know5%6%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly25%49%73%
Approve somewhat32%33%14%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%6%5%
Disapprove somewhat8%8%3%
Disapprove strongly11%3%5%
Don't know6%1%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly1%47%69%
Approve somewhat6%32%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%9%6%
Disapprove somewhat11%7%3%
Disapprove strongly64%3%1%
Don't know5%3%0%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly36%4%16%
Approve somewhat22%12%11%
Neither approve nor disapprove8%30%12%
Disapprove somewhat6%13%17%
Disapprove strongly25%34%37%
Don't know2%7%7%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly30%24%
Approve somewhat18%18%
Neither approve nor disapprove9%15%
Disapprove somewhat10%9%
Disapprove strongly31%28%
Don't know2%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly16%28%43%
Approve somewhat16%18%23%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%10%12%
Disapprove somewhat11%9%9%
Disapprove strongly36%32%11%
Don't know7%4%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly10%16%31%44%
Approve somewhat16%21%18%16%
Neither approve nor disapprove20%15%9%8%
Disapprove somewhat8%14%8%9%
Disapprove strongly41%28%31%20%
Don't know5%7%3%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly35%28%26%22%26%32%
Approve somewhat9%18%18%18%20%16%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%15%13%19%9%3%
Disapprove somewhat9%12%7%11%9%8%
Disapprove strongly22%22%32%27%32%38%
Don't know13%6%4%2%3%2%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Approve strongly41%25%13%9%
Approve somewhat20%22%15%9%
Neither approve nor disapprove12%16%11%6%
Disapprove somewhat7%10%12%11%
Disapprove strongly16%22%43%61%
Don't know4%4%6%3%

  • 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
Approve strongly38%33%8%
Approve somewhat22%21%10%
Neither approve nor disapprove15%12%5%
Disapprove somewhat8%9%12%
Disapprove strongly14%22%63%
Don't know3%4%3%

Latest Poll News

August 2022 University of Texas/Texas Politics Project Poll

The August 2022 University of Texas / Texas Politics Project poll has just been released, including extensive questioning on the 2022 elections, abortion, immigration, gun violence and much much more.

State on the Wrong Track

For only the second time in UT polling, but the second time in less than a year, a majority of Texas voters say that the state is on the wrong track.

Inflation on Texans' minds

More than half of Texans think the state is on the wrong track, while border security and immigration continue to loom large, especially among Texas Republicans.

June 2021 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll

The latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll has been released in full. Check out the latest poll page to explore results related to the 87th legislative session, the coronavirus pandemic, assessments of state leaders, and more.

March 2021 Texas Politics Project/UT Energy Institute Poll

The Texas Politics Project just released the results of a March poll developed in conjunction with a team of researchers at the UT Energy Institute that asked dozens of questions about Texans’ experience during the winter storm, their attitudes toward causes and consequences of the storm, their views of, and expectations about, possible policy responses, and their views of how a wide range of actors from their neighbors and utility providers to state political leaders, regulatory bodies, and corporate actors.