National Economic Conditions (February 2018)

National Economic Conditions (February 2018)

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categoryTotal
A lot better off25%
Somewhat better off28%
About the same26%
Somewhat worse off13%
A lot worse off6%
Don't know2%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off4%23%48%
Somewhat better off18%36%37%
About the same44%21%10%
Somewhat worse off22%13%4%
A lot worse off10%6%1%
Don't know3%2%1%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off0%2%6%
Somewhat better off14%29%13%
About the same51%33%45%
Somewhat worse off29%24%18%
A lot worse off4%10%13%
Don't know2%3%5%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off49%33%55%
Somewhat better off36%36%37%
About the same12%16%5%
Somewhat worse off2%13%1%
A lot worse off1%1%1%
Don't know0%1%1%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off3%8%48%
Somewhat better off17%28%33%
About the same45%33%12%
Somewhat worse off25%17%4%
A lot worse off9%10%2%
Don't know1%4%1%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off4%1%5%
Somewhat better off23%13%17%
About the same47%47%40%
Somewhat worse off21%23%30%
A lot worse off4%13%6%
Don't know0%2%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off33%45%61%
Somewhat better off37%37%26%
About the same16%14%6%
Somewhat worse off11%1%3%
A lot worse off1%2%2%
Don't know2%1%1%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off3%46%56%
Somewhat better off19%36%28%
About the same42%11%9%
Somewhat worse off24%4%4%
A lot worse off9%2%2%
Don't know3%0%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off35%7%13%
Somewhat better off30%24%28%
About the same21%37%33%
Somewhat worse off11%14%16%
A lot worse off3%11%8%
Don't know1%6%3%

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categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off35%17%
Somewhat better off32%24%
About the same21%31%
Somewhat worse off8%17%
A lot worse off3%8%
Don't know0%3%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off17%27%37%
Somewhat better off26%30%25%
About the same33%25%17%
Somewhat worse off15%13%10%
A lot worse off6%4%8%
Don't know3%1%2%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off15%23%24%38%
Somewhat better off33%26%28%26%
About the same28%24%32%19%
Somewhat worse off16%17%10%11%
A lot worse off6%7%4%6%
Don't know2%3%2%2%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off5%27%22%31%29%24%
Somewhat better off7%28%27%25%27%37%
About the same60%25%24%27%24%28%
Somewhat worse off6%14%17%9%13%9%
A lot worse off11%4%7%8%6%2%
Don't know10%3%3%0%1%0%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off34%22%18%14%
Somewhat better off29%32%27%17%
About the same19%25%33%41%
Somewhat worse off9%15%18%17%
A lot worse off6%4%3%8%
Don't know3%1%0%2%

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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%29%11%
Somewhat better off28%33%21%
About the same22%22%36%
Somewhat worse off7%12%22%
A lot worse off6%4%8%
Don't know4%1%1%

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