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October 2020 University of Texas/Texas Tribune Poll

The University of Texas/Texas Tribune survey of 1200 registered voters was conducted from September 25 to October 4, 2020 and has an overall margin of error of +/- 2.83 percentage points for results presented among registered voters, +/- 3.25 percentage points for results presented among likely voters. For more information, please reference the methodological appendix in the data archive.

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Attention to the Supreme Court Vacancy (October 2020) U.S. Supreme Court
Behavior Due to Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
Change in K-12 Public Education Quality Due to COVID-19 (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Education
Concern: Coronavirus Community Spread (October 2020) Coronavirus
Concern: You or Someone You Know Getting Infected with the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
Confidence that Americans will trust the result of the election (October 2020) 2020 Election
Controlling the Spread of the Virus Vs. Helping the Economy (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Health
Controlling the Spread of the Virus Vs. Sending Children to School (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Education, Public Health
Coronavirus Seriousness (October 2020) Coronavirus
Dan Patrick Approval (October 2020) Dan Patrick
Dan Patrick Job Approval Trend Dan Patrick
Dennis Bonnen Approval (October 2020) Dennis Bonnen
Direction of Texas (October 2020) Direction of Texas
Direction of Texas Trend Direction of Texas, Trends
Direction of the Country (October 2020) Direction of the Country
Direction of the Country Trend Direction of the Country, Trends
Do you favor or oppose giving all Texans the opportunity to vote by mail? (October 2020) vote by mail, Voting
Do you support or oppose allowing Texans to complete their voter registration forms online? (October 2020) Voting, Voting Rights
Do You Think The Deaths Of African Americans During Encounters With Police In Recent Years Are... (October 2020) Discrimination, Police, Race
Donald Trump Approval (October 2020) Donald Trump
Donald Trump Favorability (October 2020) Donald Trump
Donald Trump Job Approval Trend Donald Trump, President
Donald Trump Job Approval: Handling of Race Relations (October 2020) Donald Trump, Race
Donald Trump Job Approval: Handling of the Economy (October 2020) Donald Trump, Economy
Donald Trump Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Donald Trump
Federal Government Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus, Federal Government
Greg Abbott Approval (October 2020) Greg Abbott
Greg Abbott Job Approval Trend Greg Abbott
Greg Abbott Job Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus, Greg Abbott
Have Had Conflicts with Family/Friends Over Coronavirus Precautions (October 2020) Coronavirus
Health Care Professionals Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
How safe do you feel in the area where you live? (October 2020) Police, Public Safety
How would you say efforts to deal with the coronavirus are going in Texas? (October 2020) Coronavirus
How would you say efforts to deal with the coronavirus are going in the U.S.? (October 2020) Coronavirus
In Response to the Coronavirus: Avoiding other people as much as possible (October 2020) Coronavirus
In Response to the Coronavirus: Avoiding touching your face (October 2020) Coronavirus
In Response to the Coronavirus: Staying away from large groups (October 2020) Coronavirus
In Response to the Coronavirus: Washing hands more frequently (October 2020) Coronavirus
In Response to the Coronavirus: Wearing a mask when in close contact with people outside your household (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Attend a sporting event or concert at an outdoor stadium? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Attend a sporting event or concert in an indoor arena? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Attend church? (October 2020) Coronavirus, Religion
Is it safe or unsafe to do each of the following? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Eat at a restaurant? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Fly on an airplane? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Get a haircut? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go grocery shopping? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a bar or club? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a gym or health club? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a movie theater? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to a shopping mall? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to protests or demonstrations? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Go to work? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Ride in an Elevator? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Send your child to school? (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Education
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Stay in a hotel? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is it Safe or Unsafe to Vote in person? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Is the Democratic Party Welcoming (October 2020) Democratic Party
Is the Democratic Party Welcoming? Democratic Party
Is the Republican Party Welcoming (October 2020) Republican Party
Is the Republican Party Welcoming? Republican Party
Joe Biden Favorability (October 2020) Joe Biden
John Cornyn Approval (October 2020) John Cornyn
John Cornyn Favorability (October 2020) John Cornyn
John Cornyn Job Approval Trend John Cornyn
Local Government Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
M.J. Hegar Favorability (October 2020) M.J. Hegar
Most Important Issue Facing Texas (October 2020) Most Important Problem - State
Most Important Issue Facing the Country (October 2020) Most Important Problem - Country
Most Important Issue in 2020 Vote Choice (October 2020) 2020 Election
Most Trusted Branch (October 2020) The President, U.S. Congress, U.S. Supreme Court
National Economic Conditions (October 2020) Economy
National Economic Conditions Trend Economy, Macroeconomics, Trends
News Media Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus, The Media
Opinion on Increasing Ethnic Diversity in Texas (October 2020) Race
Partisan Ideological Identification Democratic Party, Ideology, Republican Party
Personal Economic Conditions (October 2020) Microeconomics
Personal Economic Conditions Trend Microeconomics, Texas Economy, Trends
Police Favorability (October 2020) Police
Presidential Trial Ballot (October 2020) 2020 Election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden
Presidential Vote Certainty (October 2020) 2020 Election
Quality of K-12 Education in Texas (October 2020) Education, Public Education
Rating of Democratic Elected Officials' Liberalism (October 2020) Democratic Party, Ideology
Rating of Republican Elected Officials' Conservatism (October 2020) Ideology, Republican Party
Rating Responses to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
Reason for Supporting Donald Trump (October 2020) 2020 Election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden
Reason for Supporting Joe Biden (October 2020) 2020 Election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden
Recent Attention to the Treatment of Black People by Police (October 2020) Discrimination, Police, Race
Seriousness - An increase in people voting by mail (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - Eligible voters being prevented from voting (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - Foreign governments or other bad actors interfering in the election (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - Misinformation spread on social media (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - People not voting due to the coronavirus pandemic (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - People voting multiple times (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - People voting who are not eligible (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness - Votes being counted inaccurately (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting
Seriousness of Election Threats (October 2020) 2020 Election
Should the Senate Vote on Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Before the Election? (October 2020) Donald Trump, U.S. Supreme Court
Spending on Policing (October 2020) Police
Ted Cruz Approval (October 2020) Ted Cruz
Texas as a Model Texas Model of Government
Texas Economic Conditions (October 2020) Texas Economy
Texas Legislature Trial Ballot (October 2020) 2020 Election, Texas Legislature
Texas State Government Approval: Handling of the Response to the Coronavirus (October 2020) Coronavirus
U.S. Congress Approval (October 2020) U.S. Congress
U.S. Congress Trial Ballot (October 2020) 2020 Election, U.S. Congress
U.S. Senate Trial Ballot (October 2020) 2020 Election, John Cornyn, M.J. Hegar, U.S. Senate
Vote Intention (October 2020) 2020 Election, Voting by mail, Voting/Elections
When will Coronavirus be contained in the U.S. (October 2020) Coronavirus
When will the 2020 presidential election results be announced? (October 2020) 2020 Election
Which of the following measures, if any, are you taking in response to the coronavirus/COVID-19? (October 2020) Coronavirus
Will a coronavirus vaccine be made available before it is proven safe and effective? (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Health
Will you trust the result of the presidential election, regardless of who wins? (October 2020) 2020 Election
Would you try to get a coronavirus vaccine if widely available at a low cost? (October 2020) Coronavirus, Public Health