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Has Republican Presidential Candidate Made Respondent Feel Afraid 1980-2012
PERCENT AMONG DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS WHO RESPONDED :      'Yes, Have Felt'


  % OF GROUP: '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Males 29 ** 24 ** 17 ** 34 ** 21 ** 22 ** 37 28 29
Females 27 ** 24 ** 13 ** 46 ** 25 ** 21 ** 49 31 32
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Whites non-Hispanic 28 ** 23 ** 14 ** 39 ** 23 ** 21 ** 40 27 28
Black non-Hispanic 34 ** 30 ** 20 ** 49 ** 26 ** 27 ** 62 40 45
Hispanic 14 ** 25 ** 13 ** 42 ** 26 ** 17 ** 38 31 28
Race oth/mult non-Hisp 31 ** 31 ** 27 ** 38 ** 11 ** 28 ** 39 36 43
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 16 ** 18 ** 12 ** 30 ** 22 ** 17 ** 44 14 28
High School Diploma 23 ** 20 ** 11 ** 37 ** 20 ** 17 ** 38 24 28
Some College, no Degree 35 ** 27 ** 16 ** 44 ** 27 ** 24 ** 44 33 30
College Degree/ Post-grad 45 ** 35 ** 23 ** 44 ** 27 ** 28 ** 51 35 35
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Income 0-16 Percentile 23 ** 22 ** 13 ** 42 ** 25 ** 18 ** 43 27 31
Income 17-33 Percentile 22 ** 24 ** 16 ** 43 ** 24 ** 22 ** 53 31 34
Income 34-67 Percentile 29 ** 27 ** 14 ** 41 ** 23 ** 23 ** 40 31 29
Income 68-95 Percentile 35 ** 25 ** 17 ** 41 ** 22 ** 24 ** 44 29 30
Income 96-100 Percentile 36 ** 18 ** 19 ** 37 ** 16 ** 22 ** 45 21 34
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Professionals 35 ** 30 ** 20 ** 44 ** 25 ** 25 ** 50 ** **
White Collar 29 ** 23 ** 14 ** 42 ** 23 ** 17 ** 39 ** **
Blue Collar 25 ** 22 ** 13 ** 40 ** 22 ** 21 ** 44 ** **
Unskilled 22 ** 30 ** 11 ** 39 ** 23 ** 20 ** 31 ** **
Farmers 26 ** 12 ** 17 ** 23 ** 8 ** 12 ** 39 ** **
Housewives 21 ** 20 ** 9 ** 37 ** 19 ** 23 ** 34 ** **
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Union Households 34 ** 29 ** 19 ** 42 ** 29 ** 24 ** 50 38 33
Non-Union Households 26 ** 23 ** 14 ** 40 ** 22 ** 21 ** 42 28 30
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
South 28 ** 22 ** 12 ** 38 ** 20 ** 17 ** 36 26 28
Nonsouth 28 ** 25 ** 16 ** 41 ** 25 ** 23 ** 47 32 32
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 30
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** 23 ** 22 ** 21 ** 54 31 31
Born 1959-1974 30 ** 28 ** 15 ** 49 ** 24 ** 21 ** 44 33 32
Born 1943-1958 37 ** 26 ** 17 ** 43 ** 22 ** 22 ** 37 32 32
Born 1927-1942 28 ** 24 ** 15 ** 31 ** 23 ** 22 ** 39 20 25
Born 1911-1926 20 ** 23 ** 12 ** 31 ** 25 ** 20 ** 42 17 30
Born 1895-1910 15 ** 13 ** 8 ** 28 ** 24 ** 19 ** ** ** **
Born before 1895 17 ** 0 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Democrats (incl leaners) 37 ** 38 ** 22 ** 52 ** 33 ** 33 ** 64 43 50
Independents 20 ** 14 ** 8 ** 34 ** 14 ** 12 ** 41 20 26
Republicans (incl leaners) 18 ** 11 ** 8 ** 27 ** 11 ** 9 ** 18 15 11
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Liberals 49 ** 44 ** 28 ** 59 ** 44 ** 43 ** 71 55 54
Moderates 30 ** 26 ** 17 ** 42 ** 24 ** 20 ** 49 29 34
Conservatives 23 ** 16 ** 11 ** 32 ** 16 ** 15 ** 22 18 15

    ___   (underline) indicates 50 or fewer total respondents within group
    **     indicates question not asked or no cases within group
          2008 NOTE: open-ended coding of occupation is not yet complete.
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Table 7B.6.1
Source: The American National Election Studies
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NOTE: variable used for race grouping has changed. See Table 1A.3

(Table generated: 02NOV15)