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 Fast'


  % OF GROUP: '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Males 68 70 64 57 47 47 41 ** 37 ** 33 25 29 27 29
Females 59 61 61 49 45 38 38 ** 31 ** 28 23 22 27 21
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Whites non-Hispanic 70 70 69 58 50 45 43 ** 38 ** 35 29 29 30 28
Black non-Hispanic 10 21 6 7 10 7 6 ** 6 ** 6 6 6 11 7
Hispanic ** 23 31 25 29 21 30 ** 16 ** 17 11 13 24 21
Race oth/mult non-Hisp ** 75 75 75 26 24 37 ** 44 ** 7 19 18 15 28
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 57 63 59 54 49 47 40 ** 34 ** 35 42 31 25 27
High School Diploma 65 65 69 55 49 44 44 ** 38 ** 33 28 27 34 29
Some College, no Degree 71 67 59 51 40 35 39 ** 33 ** 27 22 24 25 23
College Degree/ Post-grad 59 63 49 39 35 28 25 ** 21 ** 24 10 18 14 17
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Income 0-16 Percentile 51 58 54 45 41 36 34 ** 30 ** 31 28 21 22 28
Income 17-33 Percentile 62 63 65 53 46 38 39 ** 36 ** 31 32 27 31 24
Income 34-67 Percentile 69 67 67 53 48 46 44 ** 32 ** 33 23 26 27 27
Income 68-95 Percentile 67 66 64 55 46 38 38 ** 34 ** 27 21 24 29 24
Income 96-100 Percentile 63 69 51 44 43 37 33 ** 33 ** 24 17 11 21 17
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Professionals 64 ** 60 49 43 40 38 ** 31 ** 27 16 21 21 20
White Collar 71 ** 67 56 45 41 38 ** 36 ** 32 26 28 28 25
Blue Collar 60 ** 63 55 47 45 42 ** 36 ** 31 28 29 31 29
Unskilled 64 ** 54 43 33 30 47 ** 25 ** 29 40 14 28 30
Farmers 59 ** 55 55 42 37 31 ** 42 ** 42 24 33 31 24
Housewives 63 ** 64 52 50 40 39 ** 33 ** 32 27 21 28 24
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Union Households 60 67 66 53 49 39 44 ** 33 ** 26 28 25 28 26
Non-Union Households 64 64 61 53 45 42 38 ** 34 ** 31 23 25 27 25
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
South 68 72 68 69 55 48 47 ** 36 ** 32 26 29 32 27
Nonsouth 62 62 61 46 42 39 37 ** 33 ** 30 23 23 25 24
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 38
Born 1959-1974 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 23 ** 22 16 21 22 22
Born 1943-1958 72 60 61 46 39 33 35 ** 24 ** 27 20 23 24 23
Born 1927-1942 61 66 60 55 46 38 37 ** 36 ** 26 21 26 34 28
Born 1911-1926 65 61 66 53 53 49 47 ** 47 ** 45 41 31 34 30
Born 1895-1910 66 70 66 54 49 50 43 ** 43 ** 36 45 35 30 31
Born before 1895 58 65 48 59 35 46 34 ** 22 ** 100 0 ** ** **
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Democrats (incl leaners) 60 62 58 51 43 38 38 ** 30 ** 23 22 20 22 21
Independents 63 58 74 46 43 45 38 ** 33 ** 34 20 27 32 22
Republicans (incl leaners) 71 72 68 56 51 45 42 ** 39 ** 37 28 30 32 31
  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92
Liberals ** ** ** ** 24 25 26 ** 21 ** 21 14 14 11 14
Moderates ** ** ** ** 49 43 41 ** 37 ** 29 26 25 31 29
Conservatives ** ** ** ** 54 53 43 ** 41 ** 36 28 32 32 31

    ___   (underline) indicates 50 or fewer total respondents within group
    **     indicates question not asked or no cases within group
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Table 4B.2.3
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)