Texas Economic Conditions (October 2016)

Texas Economic Conditions (October 2016)

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categorycolumn-1
A lot better off3%
Somewhat better off22%
About the same45%
Somewhat worse off19%
A lot worse off5%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
A lot better off5%1%2%
Somewhat better off26%17%19%
About the same39%38%52%
Somewhat worse off20%28%18%
A lot worse off4%11%4%
Don't know5%6%5%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
A lot better off3%0%3%
Somewhat better off23%17%17%
About the same52%54%52%
Somewhat worse off16%19%18%
A lot worse off5%2%5%
Don't know2%8%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
A lot better off2%3%7%
Somewhat better off29%30%22%
About the same44%42%36%
Somewhat worse off18%14%25%
A lot worse off3%1%7%
Don't know4%10%3%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
A lot better off3%2%4%
Somewhat better off26%22%21%
About the same36%44%51%
Somewhat worse off26%20%16%
A lot worse off5%6%4%
Don't know3%7%5%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
A lot better off0%3%7%
Somewhat better off17%18%25%
About the same60%52%44%
Somewhat worse off19%16%14%
A lot worse off2%5%4%
Don't know2%6%5%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
A lot better off3%3%5%
Somewhat better off31%26%20%
About the same41%38%30%
Somewhat worse off23%27%29%
A lot worse off2%3%10%
Don't know1%2%6%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
A lot better off5%3%2%
Somewhat better off26%19%28%
About the same40%51%43%
Somewhat worse off20%20%18%
A lot worse off5%5%4%
Don't know4%3%5%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
A lot better off2%8%4%
Somewhat better off21%29%18%
About the same47%35%49%
Somewhat worse off21%17%17%
A lot worse off5%5%4%
Don't know4%6%8%

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categoryMaleFemale
A lot better off4%2%
Somewhat better off25%20%
About the same43%48%
Somewhat worse off18%21%
A lot worse off6%4%
Don't know4%6%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
A lot better off4%2%3%
Somewhat better off22%21%26%
About the same43%47%46%
Somewhat worse off19%21%16%
A lot worse off4%5%5%
Don't know8%4%3%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
A lot better off4%1%4%3%
Somewhat better off18%25%19%28%
About the same53%43%43%46%
Somewhat worse off15%19%23%17%
A lot worse off4%3%6%5%
Don't know6%8%5%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
A lot better off2%4%2%3%2%2%
Somewhat better off26%18%23%25%24%23%
About the same31%47%49%42%47%38%
Somewhat worse off2%21%16%18%19%31%
A lot worse off5%6%3%4%6%4%
Don't know33%4%6%8%2%2%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
A lot better off6%1%2%0%
Somewhat better off25%16%22%26%
About the same43%52%50%35%
Somewhat worse off16%22%16%26%
A lot worse off5%4%6%4%
Don't know5%3%5%10%

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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 off6%3%0%
Somewhat better off20%24%21%
About the same47%50%40%
Somewhat worse off16%16%27%
A lot worse off6%4%6%
Don't know5%3%5%

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