Ted Cruz Favorability (October 2017)

Ted Cruz Favorability (October 2017)

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categoryTotal
Very favorable19%
Somewhat favorable19%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable11%
Somewhat unfavorable14%
Very unfavorable31%
Don't know/no opinion6%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Very favorable2%19%34%
Somewhat favorable4%19%32%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable12%9%11%
Somewhat unfavorable16%17%13%
Very unfavorable60%27%6%
Don't know/no opinion6%8%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Very favorable0%2%4%
Somewhat favorable2%8%3%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable17%15%7%
Somewhat unfavorable12%28%12%
Very unfavorable66%45%65%
Don't know/no opinion2%3%9%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Very favorable37%19%45%
Somewhat favorable37%32%28%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable8%13%10%
Somewhat unfavorable10%19%9%
Very unfavorable6%9%4%
Don't know/no opinion2%8%2%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Very favorable3%6%36%
Somewhat favorable4%14%31%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable7%20%9%
Somewhat unfavorable13%19%13%
Very unfavorable71%29%6%
Don't know/no opinion3%13%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Very favorable8%1%1%
Somewhat favorable7%4%1%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable14%2%5%
Somewhat unfavorable16%12%11%
Very unfavorable54%79%77%
Don't know/no opinion2%3%5%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Very favorable19%26%58%
Somewhat favorable33%30%31%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable10%12%6%
Somewhat unfavorable19%18%4%
Very unfavorable9%9%2%
Don't know/no opinion9%4%0%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Very favorable4%20%56%
Somewhat favorable4%39%23%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable10%14%7%
Somewhat unfavorable11%16%10%
Very unfavorable66%8%3%
Don't know/no opinion5%4%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Very favorable23%7%14%
Somewhat favorable24%7%15%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable8%11%19%
Somewhat unfavorable11%25%18%
Very unfavorable31%36%26%
Don't know/no opinion3%15%8%

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categoryMaleFemale
Very favorable25%14%
Somewhat favorable20%19%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable9%13%
Somewhat unfavorable14%15%
Very unfavorable29%32%
Don't know/no opinion4%8%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Very favorable12%20%26%
Somewhat favorable14%20%24%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable11%10%14%
Somewhat unfavorable19%13%13%
Very unfavorable36%33%17%
Don't know/no opinion8%5%6%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Very favorable16%12%22%24%
Somewhat favorable14%22%15%25%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable10%14%12%7%
Somewhat unfavorable25%16%10%13%
Very unfavorable27%27%35%29%
Don't know/no opinion9%8%5%2%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Very favorable8%21%21%25%15%17%
Somewhat favorable25%14%25%16%20%20%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable27%16%11%8%7%10%
Somewhat unfavorable9%20%12%13%16%7%
Very unfavorable13%21%25%34%38%44%
Don't know/no opinion18%8%7%4%4%2%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Very favorable25%18%12%8%
Somewhat favorable22%21%17%9%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable14%11%15%3%
Somewhat unfavorable15%19%9%10%
Very unfavorable18%26%42%66%
Don't know/no opinion7%5%5%5%

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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
Very favorable24%20%9%
Somewhat favorable24%22%10%
Neither favorable nor unfavorable14%11%9%
Somewhat unfavorable15%18%7%
Very unfavorable14%25%63%
Don't know/no opinion8%4%2%

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