30w Wall Street makes an important contribution to the American economy

Total

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Total Agree --------------------------------------------63----58
Total Disagree --------------------------------------------28----34

Party

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Republican Agree --------------------------------------------74----69
Republican Disagree --------------------------------------------20----24
Democrat Agree --------------------------------------------63----53
Democrat Disagree --------------------------------------------29----39
Independent Agree --------------------------------------------61----57
Independent Disagree --------------------------------------------31----36

Sex

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Male Agree --------------------------------------------65----59
Male Disagree --------------------------------------------29----35
Female Agree --------------------------------------------61----56
Female Disagree --------------------------------------------27----33

Age

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
18-29 Agree --------------------------------------------67----59
18-29 Disagree --------------------------------------------24----29
30-49 Agree --------------------------------------------64----61
30-49 Disagree --------------------------------------------27----34
50-64 Agree --------------------------------------------62----53
50-64 Disagree --------------------------------------------32----38
65+ Agree --------------------------------------------58----60
65+ Disagree --------------------------------------------29----31

Generation

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Greatest Agree ----------------------------------------------------
Greatest Disagree ----------------------------------------------------
Silent Agree --------------------------------------------56----61
Silent Disagree --------------------------------------------31----29
Boomer Agree --------------------------------------------62----55
Boomer Disagree --------------------------------------------31----37
Gen X Agree --------------------------------------------65----61
Gen X Disagree --------------------------------------------26----34
Millennial Agree --------------------------------------------67----59
Millennial Disagree --------------------------------------------24----30

Race

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Agree --------------------------------------------65----60
White Disagree --------------------------------------------28----33
Black Agree --------------------------------------------51----53
Black Disagree --------------------------------------------39----40
Hispanic Agree --------------------------------------------65----52
Hispanic Disagree --------------------------------------------18----29

Education

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
College Grad Agree --------------------------------------------78----66
College Grad Disagree --------------------------------------------19----30
Some College Agree --------------------------------------------64----61
Some College Disagree --------------------------------------------29----31
HS Grad or Less Agree --------------------------------------------54----50
HS Grad or Less Disagree --------------------------------------------33----38

Income

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Low Agree --------------------------------------------54----51
Low Disagree --------------------------------------------31----35
Lower-middle Agree --------------------------------------------59----56
Lower-middle Disagree --------------------------------------------31----34
Upper-middle Agree --------------------------------------------68----58
Upper-middle Disagree --------------------------------------------27----37
Upper Agree --------------------------------------------73----65
Upper Disagree --------------------------------------------24----32

Religious Preference

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Evangelical Protestant Agree --------------------------------------------61----62
White Evangelical Protestant Disagree --------------------------------------------27----30
White Mainline Protestant Agree --------------------------------------------64----61
White Mainline Protestant Disagree --------------------------------------------30----32
White Catholic Agree --------------------------------------------68----65
White Catholic Disagree --------------------------------------------26----31
Unaffiliated Agree --------------------------------------------62----50
Unaffiliated Disagree --------------------------------------------30----44