Most Important Problem Facing Texas (October 2017)

Most Important Problem Facing Texas (October 2017)

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryTotal
Immigration14%
Hurricane recovery11%
Border security13%
Political corruption/leadership10%
Health care6%
Education5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Immigration5%14%22%
Hurricane recovery10%9%13%
Border security3%16%22%
Political corruption/leadership19%10%2%
Health care9%1%5%
Education7%4%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Immigration3%5%6%
Hurricane recovery14%12%8%
Border security2%7%2%
Political corruption/leadership27%12%19%
Health care9%10%9%
Education7%9%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Immigration27%17%22%
Hurricane recovery12%18%10%
Border security24%15%26%
Political corruption/leadership2%4%1%
Health care3%6%5%
Education6%2%3%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Immigration5%10%21%
Hurricane recovery12%12%11%
Border security2%7%23%
Political corruption/leadership25%7%3%
Health care8%8%4%
Education6%4%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Immigration7%4%5%
Hurricane recovery19%11%6%
Border security4%2%0%
Political corruption/leadership22%21%31%
Health care9%9%8%
Education7%4%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Immigration18%18%25%
Hurricane recovery12%13%8%
Border security20%20%29%
Political corruption/leadership6%4%0%
Health care6%4%2%
Education6%5%6%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Immigration6%12%30%
Hurricane recovery11%12%8%
Border security3%21%28%
Political corruption/leadership20%3%5%
Health care9%7%2%
Education4%7%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Immigration14%11%12%
Hurricane recovery9%17%13%
Border security16%3%11%
Political corruption/leadership12%5%8%
Health care6%9%6%
Education6%2%4%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryMaleFemale
Immigration16%12%
Hurricane recovery10%13%
Border security14%12%
Political corruption/leadership11%10%
Health care5%8%
Education5%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryHouston areaDallas-Fort Worth areaSan Antonio areaAustin areaAnother part of Texas
Immigration12%16%10%4%17%
Hurricane recovery18%7%11%11%10%
Border security9%12%12%22%16%
Political corruption/leadership13%12%8%14%6%
Health care4%6%5%7%9%
Education6%4%6%6%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
category18-2930-4445-6465+
Immigration9%16%13%15%
Hurricane recovery16%11%12%9%
Border security5%8%13%24%
Political corruption/leadership11%7%14%7%
Health care6%8%5%6%
Education10%8%3%1%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Immigration14%14%14%12%12%15%
Hurricane recovery20%11%12%23%8%8%
Border security14%12%14%11%15%13%
Political corruption/leadership14%8%11%8%9%16%
Health care0%6%7%7%6%6%
Education0%3%4%7%7%5%

  • Table |
  • Share
  • |
    More
Loading chart...
categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Immigration16%12%9%12%
Hurricane recovery12%14%13%3%
Border security16%14%9%5%
Political corruption/leadership6%9%10%25%
Health care4%8%8%8%
Education5%4%4%8%

  • 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
Immigration15%16%7%
Hurricane recovery13%12%9%
Border security19%14%6%
Political corruption/leadership4%8%23%
Health care5%7%7%
Education2%5%6%

Latest Poll News

2018 Election Polling in Texas

We're continuously compiling available polling results for Texas statewide races in one place. This post will be updated regularly to reflect the release of new public polls.

Texans Opposed to Policy of Family Separation at the Border

In June 2018 UT/TT polling, Texans expressed disapproval overall when it comes to separating children from their parents at the border.

June 2018 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll

The latest installment of the University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll has been released. Check out the latest poll page for access to graphics for all the items on the poll.