The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

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Republican Presidential Candidate Inspiring 1980-1996
PERCENT AMONG DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS WHO RESPONDED :      'Quite Well/ Extremely Well'


  % OF GROUP: '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Males 52 ** 63 ** 38 ** 42 ** 42
Females 47 ** 56 ** 40 ** 39 ** 35
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Whites non-Hispanic 51 ** 62 ** 39 ** 42 ** 39
Black non-Hispanic 37 ** 38 ** 35 ** 28 ** 31
Hispanic 48 ** 58 ** 45 ** 43 ** 38
Race oth/mult non-Hisp 60 ** 60 ** 44 ** 45 ** 48
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 49 ** 59 ** 45 ** 52 ** 43
High School Diploma 51 ** 57 ** 43 ** 41 ** 40
Some College, no Degree 50 ** 62 ** 38 ** 42 ** 38
College Degree/ Post-grad 44 ** 63 ** 29 ** 33 ** 35
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Income 0-16 Percentile 49 ** 51 ** 42 ** 44 ** 36
Income 17-33 Percentile 43 ** 56 ** 40 ** 44 ** 31
Income 34-67 Percentile 50 ** 57 ** 39 ** 39 ** 39
Income 68-95 Percentile 51 ** 64 ** 37 ** 39 ** 43
Income 96-100 Percentile 51 ** 77 ** 41 ** 35 ** 33
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Professionals 49 ** 63 ** 31 ** 36 ** 36
White Collar 50 ** 58 ** 41 ** 41 ** 34
Blue Collar 49 ** 56 ** 42 ** 40 ** 42
Unskilled 44 ** 51 ** 40 ** 41 ** 48
Farmers 61 ** 72 ** 48 ** 65 ** 59
Housewives 51 ** 63 ** 43 ** 42 ** 47
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Union Households 42 ** 51 ** 34 ** 36 ** 33
Non-Union Households 52 ** 62 ** 40 ** 41 ** 40
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
South 54 ** 62 ** 50 ** 46 ** 42
Nonsouth 48 ** 59 ** 34 ** 38 ** 36
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** 31 ** 40
Born 1959-1974 41 ** 57 ** 43 ** 40 ** 38
Born 1943-1958 44 ** 60 ** 37 ** 35 ** 37
Born 1927-1942 52 ** 59 ** 37 ** 47 ** 41
Born 1911-1926 53 ** 60 ** 42 ** 42 ** 39
Born 1895-1910 58 ** 67 ** 38 ** 57 ** 27
Born before 1895 63 ** 67 ** ** ** ** ** **
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Democrats (incl leaners) 36 ** 39 ** 25 ** 26 ** 24
Independents 46 ** 56 ** 39 ** 36 ** 34
Republicans (incl leaners) 71 ** 85 ** 55 ** 60 ** 58
  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96
Liberals 29 ** 40 ** 21 ** 22 ** 16
Moderates 51 ** 56 ** 36 ** 36 ** 35
Conservatives 62 ** 78 ** 46 ** 52 ** 54

    ___   (underline) indicates 50 or fewer total respondents within group
    **     indicates question not asked or no cases within group
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Table 7C.5.1
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)