Personal Economic Conditions (October 2017)

Personal Economic Conditions (October 2017)

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categoryTotal
A lot better off9%
Somewhat better off22%
About the same47%
Somewhat worse off16%
A lot worse off5%
Don't know1%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off4%11%12%
Somewhat better off12%25%32%
About the same55%46%39%
Somewhat worse off21%12%13%
A lot worse off7%4%3%
Don't know0%2%0%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off3%4%5%
Somewhat better off13%11%12%
About the same55%55%56%
Somewhat worse off14%22%24%
A lot worse off14%7%4%
Don't know0%0%0%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off11%13%11%
Somewhat better off34%24%36%
About the same39%39%39%
Somewhat worse off12%18%10%
A lot worse off3%5%2%
Don't know0%0%1%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off5%6%12%
Somewhat better off12%20%29%
About the same52%47%43%
Somewhat worse off22%18%12%
A lot worse off7%7%3%
Don't know1%2%0%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off12%1%3%
Somewhat better off8%18%10%
About the same53%54%50%
Somewhat worse off17%23%26%
A lot worse off9%4%10%
Don't know1%0%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off11%12%14%
Somewhat better off23%28%36%
About the same46%44%39%
Somewhat worse off16%12%9%
A lot worse off4%3%2%
Don't know0%1%0%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off5%15%10%
Somewhat better off12%29%35%
About the same55%38%41%
Somewhat worse off19%13%12%
A lot worse off8%3%3%
Don't know0%1%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off9%10%6%
Somewhat better off26%14%18%
About the same46%56%45%
Somewhat worse off14%16%22%
A lot worse off5%4%8%
Don't know1%1%1%

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categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off12%6%
Somewhat better off25%20%
About the same44%49%
Somewhat worse off15%18%
A lot worse off4%6%
Don't know0%1%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off10%8%10%
Somewhat better off20%21%27%
About the same47%48%43%
Somewhat worse off18%16%13%
A lot worse off3%6%5%
Don't know2%1%1%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off13%11%7%6%
Somewhat better off26%21%19%25%
About the same37%48%49%48%
Somewhat worse off16%13%19%16%
A lot worse off4%5%6%6%
Don't know3%2%0%0%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off2%8%7%16%9%8%
Somewhat better off8%15%24%22%26%28%
About the same48%49%47%38%47%49%
Somewhat worse off16%20%16%19%14%12%
A lot worse off18%7%5%2%4%4%
Don't know9%1%0%2%0%0%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off9%11%5%6%
Somewhat better off25%23%13%17%
About the same48%41%53%49%
Somewhat worse off13%19%20%17%
A lot worse off4%4%8%8%
Don't know1%0%1%3%

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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 off9%8%7%
Somewhat better off25%26%14%
About the same46%45%51%
Somewhat worse off15%16%18%
A lot worse off5%3%9%
Don't know0%0%1%

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