The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Favor Desegregation or Segregation 1964-1978

PERCENT AMONG DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS WHO RESPONDED : "In Between"

  '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78
Males 45 ** 48 40 42 ** 51 56
Females 44 ** 46 45 46 ** 48 53
White non-Hispanic 47 ** 50 45 46 ** 53 57
Black non-Hispanic 20 ** 20 19 30 ** 24 35
Hispanic ** ** 40 50 38 ** 37 39
Race oth/mult non-Hisp ** ** 75 75 47 ** 31 48
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 39 ** 42 41 48 ** 49 38
High School Diploma 46 ** 51 48 49 ** 53 56
Some College, no Degree 51 ** 50 39 40 ** 50 62
College Degree/ Post-grad 41 ** 35 29 31 ** 37 50
Income 0-16 Percentile 36 ** 42 42 42 ** 47 45
Income 17-33 Percentile 43 ** 48 43 43 ** 50 52
Income 34-67 Percentile 45 ** 48 45 48 ** 50 56
Income 68-95 Percentile 48 ** 51 42 44 ** 52 63
Income 96-100 Percentile 50 ** 33 36 41 ** 42 54
Professionals 48 ** 47 34 42 ** 46 55
White Collar 48 ** 50 47 43 ** 52 56
Blue Collar 45 ** 46 44 45 ** 51 55
Unskilled 17 ** 46 24 32 ** 43 46
Farmers 33 ** 34 42 40 ** 56 57
Housewives 44 ** 49 47 49 ** 49 54
Union Households 44 ** 48 46 49 ** 55 56
Non-Union Households 44 ** 46 42 43 ** 48 54
South 36 ** 47 48 44 ** 47 50
Nonsouth 47 ** 47 41 45 ** 50 56
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1959-1974 ** ** ** ** ** ** ** 69
Born 1943-1958 38 ** 51 43 41 ** 49 56
Born 1927-1942 44 ** 46 41 40 ** 48 54
Born 1911-1926 44 ** 46 39 53 ** 51 50
Born 1895-1910 46 ** 48 49 48 ** 50 53
Born before 1895 44 ** 44 38 36 ** 41 42
Democrats (incl leaners) 42 ** 42 39 42 ** 48 50
Independents 43 ** 51 42 48 ** 52 54
Republicans 49 ** 54 50 47 ** 51 62
Liberals ** ** ** ** 26 ** 37 44
Moderates ** ** ** ** 49 ** 54 59
Conservatives ** ** ** ** 47 ** 51 62