Political ideology among adults in Texas

% of adults in Texas who are…

Survey year Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,535. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 39% 32% 21% 7% 2,535
2007 40% 34% 17% 9% 2,266

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Political ideology among adults in Texas by religious group

% of adults in Texas who are…

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 34% 33% 25% 7% 540
Evangelical Protestant 56% 25% 13% 6% 821
Historically Black Protestant 34% 29% 25% 12% 150
Mainline Protestant 41% 36% 18% 5% 391
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 21% 40% 32% 7% 423

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are ages…

Political ideology 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,030. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 20% 32% 30% 18% 1,030
Moderate 29% 38% 21% 12% 803
Liberal 27% 40% 21% 11% 493
Don't know 25% 42% 14% 19% 150

Generational cohort among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are…

Political ideology Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,030. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 11% 13% 28% 33% 13% 1% 1,030
Moderate 18% 19% 29% 25% 8% 1% 803
Liberal 19% 18% 31% 24% 7% 1% 493
Don't know 14% 19% 33% 16% 17% < 1% 150

Gender composition among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are…

Political ideology Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 50% 50% 1,050
Moderate 49% 51% 815
Liberal 48% 52% 502
Don't know 47% 53% 168

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who identify as…

Political ideology White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,038. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 58% 9% 1% 28% 3% 1,038
Moderate 47% 12% 3% 34% 4% 805
Liberal 38% 13% 3% 42% 4% 497
Don't know 38% 18% 2% 38% 4% 162

Immigrant status among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are…

Political ideology Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,045. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 18% 8% 74% 1,045
Moderate 18% 15% 67% 808
Liberal 29% 13% 58% 495
Don't know 28% 12% 60% 153

Income distribution among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who have a household income of…

Political ideology Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 897. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 33% 19% 26% 22% 897
Moderate 37% 18% 27% 17% 745
Liberal 44% 22% 20% 14% 454
Don't know 54% 11% 22% 14% 110

Educational distribution among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who have completed…

Political ideology High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,047. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 42% 34% 17% 7% 1,047
Moderate 37% 34% 18% 12% 814
Liberal 49% 25% 16% 10% 502
Don't know 57% 28% 8% 7% 159

Marital status among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are…

Political ideology Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,047. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 58% 6% 13% 7% 17% 1,047
Moderate 48% 7% 12% 5% 27% 810
Liberal 39% 10% 17% 6% 28% 499
Don't know 46% 8% 17% 8% 21% 166

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,046. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 34% 66% 1,046
Moderate 35% 65% 809
Liberal 38% 62% 500
Don't know 34% 66% 166

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say they…

Political ideology Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 80% 13% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1,050
Moderate 64% 23% 5% < 1% 6% 2% 815
Liberal 53% 26% 6% 1% 13% 2% 502
Don't know 79% 13% 3% 2% 3% 1% 168

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say religion is…

Political ideology Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 76% 16% 4% 4% < 1% 1,050
Moderate 54% 30% 8% 8% 1% 815
Liberal 49% 27% 9% 15% < 1% 502
Don't know 72% 14% 6% 6% 1% 168

Attendance at religious services among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who attend religious services…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 52% 30% 18% < 1% 1,050
Moderate 36% 38% 26% 1% 815
Liberal 31% 35% 35% < 1% 502
Don't know 45% 24% 29% 2% 168

Frequency of prayer among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who pray…

Political ideology At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 73% 12% 4% 10% 1% 1,050
Moderate 57% 17% 5% 20% < 1% 815
Liberal 50% 18% 7% 24% 1% 502
Don't know 66% 12% 4% 16% 3% 168

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who attend prayer group…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 40% 12% 9% 38% 1% 1,050
Moderate 21% 11% 10% 58% < 1% 815
Liberal 24% 13% 5% 58% < 1% 502
Don't know 36% 8% 6% 49% 1% 168

Frequency of meditation among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who meditate…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 49% 8% 3% 39% 2% 1,050
Moderate 44% 7% 6% 42% 2% 815
Liberal 44% 8% 5% 41% 2% 502
Don't know 49% 7% 2% 38% 4% 168

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 69% 12% 8% 9% 2% 1,050
Moderate 59% 15% 11% 14% 1% 815
Liberal 60% 13% 9% 18% 1% 502
Don't know 61% 9% 8% 12% 9% 168

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 48% 17% 10% 24% 1% 1,050
Moderate 46% 18% 15% 20% 1% 815
Liberal 50% 15% 11% 21% 3% 502
Don't know 48% 11% 7% 28% 6% 168

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Political ideology Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 54% 6% 32% 5% 2% 1,050
Moderate 31% 13% 43% 11% 1% 815
Liberal 27% 12% 45% 14% 1% 502
Don't know 45% 4% 40% 5% 6% 168

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say…

Political ideology There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 47% 50% 2% 2% 1,050
Moderate 28% 71% 1% < 1% 815
Liberal 22% 75% 1% 2% 502
Don't know 33% 56% 7% 4% 168

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who read scripture…

Political ideology At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 55% 12% 7% 26% 1% 1,050
Moderate 33% 11% 12% 44% 1% 815
Liberal 33% 10% 8% 48% 1% 502
Don't know 50% 11% 5% 31% 3% 168

Interpreting scripture among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say the holy scripture is…

Political ideology Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 51% 29% 3% 14% 4% 1,050
Moderate 26% 30% 2% 34% 7% 815
Liberal 32% 19% 1% 40% 8% 502
Don't know 49% 15% 4% 18% 13% 168

Belief in Heaven among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who …in heaven

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 83% 10% 6% 1,050
Moderate 74% 18% 8% 815
Liberal 67% 26% 7% 502
Don't know 76% 13% 11% 168

Belief in Hell among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who …in hell

Political ideology Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 76% 18% 6% 1,050
Moderate 61% 31% 9% 815
Liberal 52% 42% 6% 502
Don't know 58% 30% 12% 168

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who identify as…

Political ideology Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 64% 14% 22% 1,050
Moderate 32% 19% 49% 815
Liberal 15% 22% 63% 502
Don't know 12% 62% 26% 168

Views about size of government among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who would rather have…

Political ideology Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 64% 32% 2% 2% 1,050
Moderate 45% 47% 3% 4% 815
Liberal 26% 67% 4% 4% 502
Don't know 30% 50% 12% 9% 168

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say government aid to the poor…

Political ideology Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 62% 33% 3% 3% 1,050
Moderate 41% 52% 4% 3% 815
Liberal 31% 64% 3% 1% 502
Don't know 42% 40% 11% 7% 168

Views about abortion among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say abortion should be…

Political ideology Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 31% 65% 4% 1,050
Moderate 54% 41% 5% 815
Liberal 61% 36% 3% 502
Don't know 36% 52% 12% 168

Views about homosexuality among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say homosexuality…

Political ideology Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 40% 51% 5% 4% 1,050
Moderate 69% 25% 3% 3% 815
Liberal 72% 24% 2% 2% 502
Don't know 40% 40% 9% 11% 168

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who …same-sex marriage

Political ideology Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 27% 65% 9% 1,050
Moderate 59% 35% 6% 815
Liberal 66% 28% 6% 502
Don't know 36% 47% 18% 168

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say…

Political ideology Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 52% 43% 2% 3% 1,050
Moderate 29% 66% 3% 2% 815
Liberal 29% 67% 2% 2% 502
Don't know 29% 51% 6% 15% 168

Views about human evolution among adults in Texas by political ideology

% of adults in Texas who say humans…

Political ideology Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Conservative 17% 25% 3% 51% 4% 1,050
Moderate 32% 31% 4% 30% 3% 815
Liberal 42% 24% 3% 26% 5% 502
Don't know 14% 19% 8% 46% 13% 168