The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

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Pace of Civil Rights Leaders' Action 1964-1992
PERCENT AMONG DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS WHO RESPONDED :      'Too Slowly'


  % OF GROUP: '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Males 5 5 6 9 9 9 8 ** 15 ** 12 15 15 11 16
Females 6 5 7 9 7 9 8 ** 11 ** 12 14 15 12 18
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Whites non-Hispanic 3 3 4 6 6 6 5 ** 8 ** 7 9 9 8 13
Black non-Hispanic 23 20 29 38 31 34 36 ** 43 ** 49 45 42 33 42
Hispanic ** 8 13 13 7 21 18 ** 20 ** 11 14 22 5 21
Race oth/mult non-Hisp ** 0 25 0 16 6 8 ** 31 ** 14 0 33 15 10
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 5 3 8 7 6 5 8 ** 11 ** 10 13 12 8 13
High School Diploma 5 5 5 7 6 9 7 ** 11 ** 9 12 13 9 14
Some College, no Degree 6 6 9 15 13 11 10 ** 14 ** 13 15 17 11 21
College Degree/ Post-grad 6 4 9 17 14 13 10 ** 18 ** 19 18 18 19 20
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Income 0-16 Percentile 7 3 9 9 9 10 13 ** 15 ** 11 15 18 13 18
Income 17-33 Percentile 7 5 8 10 11 13 9 ** 14 ** 12 12 18 12 16
Income 34-67 Percentile 4 5 6 8 7 8 7 ** 12 ** 12 14 14 12 17
Income 68-95 Percentile 4 6 4 10 9 9 7 ** 12 ** 14 9 14 9 18
Income 96-100 Percentile 6 6 8 11 4 2 5 ** 5 ** 8 20 13 11 16
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Professionals 4 ** 8 11 10 10 8 ** 14 ** 15 16 15 13 19
White Collar 6 ** 7 10 8 8 8 ** 10 ** 11 12 16 9 16
Blue Collar 7 ** 6 9 9 10 9 ** 13 ** 13 14 14 13 17
Unskilled 3 ** 12 22 16 16 16 ** 20 ** 10 20 19 12 12
Farmers 7 ** 10 6 4 3 7 ** 8 ** 6 16 9 3 11
Housewives 5 ** 5 6 4 5 3 ** 9 ** 8 6 10 9 15
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Union Households 8 6 5 8 9 10 9 ** 14 ** 16 13 14 13 18
Non-Union Households 5 4 7 10 8 9 8 ** 12 ** 11 14 15 11 17
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
South 5 3 7 6 7 8 8 ** 12 ** 15 14 15 13 17
Nonsouth 5 5 7 10 9 9 8 ** 13 ** 11 14 15 11 17
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 15
Born 1959-1974 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 19 ** 15 18 17 14 18
Born 1943-1958 4 7 13 13 13 16 11 ** 17 ** 12 14 19 15 21
Born 1927-1942 8 6 6 13 9 7 9 ** 11 ** 15 18 11 7 14
Born 1911-1926 4 4 6 7 4 5 5 ** 8 ** 9 9 10 7 11
Born 1895-1910 4 3 6 6 6 7 5 ** 7 ** 6 2 8 0 11
Born before 1895 5 3 10 8 7 2 6 ** 22 ** 0 0 ** ** **
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Democrats (incl leaners) 7 6 9 13 11 13 12 ** 17 ** 19 20 23 16 24
Independents 2 5 6 9 9 10 6 ** 11 ** 8 8 12 14 16
Republicans (incl leaners) 4 3 4 3 4 3 4 ** 7 ** 5 7 7 5 9
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Liberals ** ** ** ** 19 22 19 ** 23 ** 19 27 30 26 28
Moderates ** ** ** ** 6 7 8 ** 10 ** 13 12 14 6 16
Conservatives ** ** ** ** 4 4 3 ** 9 ** 7 11 9 7 10

    ___   (underline) indicates 50 or fewer total respondents within group
    **     indicates question not asked or no cases within group
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Table 4B.2.1
Source: The American National Election Studies
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NOTE: variable used for race grouping has changed. See Table 1A.3

(Table generated: 26OCT15)