30dd Occasional acts of terrorism in the U.S. will be part of life in the future

Total

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Total Agree --------------------------------74------70--63----64
Total Disagree --------------------------------22------24--32----31

Party

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Republican Agree --------------------------------78------74--70----74
Republican Disagree --------------------------------18------23--27----23
Democrat Agree --------------------------------72------68--59----60
Democrat Disagree --------------------------------24------25--36----35
Independent Agree --------------------------------75------70--62----63
Independent Disagree --------------------------------23------25--32----33

Sex

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Male Agree --------------------------------74------69--64----65
Male Disagree --------------------------------23------26--32----31
Female Agree --------------------------------74------71--62----64
Female Disagree --------------------------------21------22--32----32

Age

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
18-29 Agree --------------------------------69------66--56----54
18-29 Disagree --------------------------------27------28--38----38
30-49 Agree --------------------------------73------72--60----62
30-49 Disagree --------------------------------23------22--35----34
50-64 Agree --------------------------------79------72--68----69
50-64 Disagree --------------------------------19------25--28----28
65+ Agree --------------------------------77------70--71----74
65+ Disagree --------------------------------16------23--23----22

Generation

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Greatest Agree ----------------------------------------------------
Greatest Disagree ----------------------------------------------------
Silent Agree --------------------------------80------73--68----74
Silent Disagree --------------------------------16------21--26----21
Boomer Agree --------------------------------77------74--67----67
Boomer Disagree --------------------------------20------22--29----29
Gen X Agree --------------------------------69------69--58----65
Gen X Disagree --------------------------------27------25--37----32
Millennial Agree --------------------------------69------67--56----53
Millennial Disagree --------------------------------26------27--37----39

Race

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Agree --------------------------------78------72--70----71
White Disagree --------------------------------19------23--26----26
Black Agree --------------------------------66------68--56----51
Black Disagree --------------------------------27------24--41----43
Hispanic Agree --------------------------------62------67--37----50
Hispanic Disagree --------------------------------32------26--52----45

Education

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
College Grad Agree --------------------------------77------69--62----72
College Grad Disagree --------------------------------19------25--34----27
Some College Agree --------------------------------74------73--61----62
Some College Disagree --------------------------------23------22--34----33
HS Grad or Less Agree --------------------------------73------70--64----60
HS Grad or Less Disagree --------------------------------23------25--30----33

Income

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Low Agree --------------------------------67------67--58----63
Low Disagree --------------------------------27------25--36----34
Lower-middle Agree --------------------------------75------71--66----66
Lower-middle Disagree --------------------------------22------24--30----28
Upper-middle Agree --------------------------------77------76--63----62
Upper-middle Disagree --------------------------------21------21--33----32
Upper Agree --------------------------------78------70--65----68
Upper Disagree --------------------------------20------26--31----31

Religious Preference

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Evangelical Protestant Agree --------------------------------79------74--72----77
White Evangelical Protestant Disagree --------------------------------17------22--24----18
White Mainline Protestant Agree --------------------------------76------72--72----76
White Mainline Protestant Disagree --------------------------------21------24--24----19
White Catholic Agree --------------------------------79------72--70----64
White Catholic Disagree --------------------------------19------23--26----36
Unaffiliated Agree --------------------------------75------67--58----61
Unaffiliated Disagree --------------------------------21------26--34----36