40o It is my belief that we should get even with any country that tries to take advantage of the United States

Total

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Total Agree 445354474546--43----48--42----6148------40--49----43
Total Disagree 474041465149--54----46--51----3246------53--43----49

Party

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Republican Agree 485660524349--46----43--37----6452------46--55----46
Republican Disagree 463837425346--50----51--55----2942------47--37----45
Democrat Agree 445253465050--41----53--48----6246------40--48----41
Democrat Disagree 494142494646--55----43--47----3248------55--46----53
Independent Agree 425249444242--40----49--41----6046------37--48----45
Independent Disagree 474048485553--56----46--52----3448------58--44----50

Sex

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Male Agree 516062555154--51----53--48----6556------45--53----48
Male Disagree 423335404642--46----42--47----2937------49--41----46
Female Agree 374647404039--36----44--37----5840------36--45----39
Female Disagree 534648515655--60----51--55----3554------57--46----52

Age

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
18-29 Agree 495662514046--46----50--39----6247------51--43----44
18-29 Disagree 443936425852--53----47--58----3448------45--54----53
30-49 Agree 404953444442--39----45--39----6149------37--49----41
30-49 Disagree 534342505453--58----50--53----3246------59--46----55
50-64 Agree 445449495049--43----46--41----6141------35--51----45
50-64 Disagree 463847434643--51----46--51----3352------57--40----46
65+ Agree 465854485354--49----59--54----6055------43--55----45
65+ Disagree 423439453837--45----36--39----2736------45--29----40

Generation

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Greatest Agree 425454505452--50------------------------------------
Greatest Disagree 453840453840--45------------------------------------
Silent Agree 435155484648--41----50--42----6250------41--55----46
Silent Disagree 494242455044--54----42--49----2941------49--31----39
Boomer Agree 425251444342--40----43--40----6145------35--48----46
Boomer Disagree 514143495454--57----51--51----3349------58--44----45
Gen X Agree ------524245--46----49--39----6147------39--53----40
Gen X Disagree ------425654--53----48--58----3448------57--43----56
Millennial Agree --------------------------------48------52--42----43
Millennial Disagree --------------------------------48------44--55----54

Race

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Agree 435353474445--43----48--40----6146------38--48----40
White Disagree 484043465250--53----46--53----3247------55--44----52
Black Agree 455658465254--43----46--50----6151------43--58----45
Black Disagree 473635484641--56----51--46----3445------50--40----50
Hispanic Agree --------------------------------59------58--50----59
Hispanic Disagree --------------------------------40------40--40----33

Education

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
College Grad Agree 333843353035--28----33--34----5032------29--39----31
College Grad Disagree 625653606660--67----61--57----4462------63--52----61
Some College Agree 434947443937--38----38--36----5746------40--41----44
Some College Disagree 524449495859--58----55--59----3746------52--53----48
HS Grad or Less Agree 485960525353--51----59--48----6957------46--59----52
HS Grad or Less Disagree 423335414341--47----36--45----2438------49--33----42

Income

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
Low Agree 485455545055--47----55--49----6360------48--54----54
Low Disagree 383737394541--49----40--43----3034------45--38----38
Lower-middle Agree 455454534949--47----51--57----6244------39--52----43
Lower-middle Disagree 463843414746--50----45--41----3248------55--43----51
Upper-middle Agree 425657444043--41----44--38----6344------42--44----46
Upper-middle Disagree 523840515852--57----51--59----3153------55--50----49
Upper Agree 424951443739--35----44--36----5745------33--44----35
Upper Disagree 534746516058--61----53--57----3850------58--52----59

Religious Preference

19871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012
White Evangelical Protestant Agree 39535349--43--39----50--42----6544------40--56----45
White Evangelical Protestant Disagree 51424447--52--57----43--50----2950------53--35----47
White Mainline Protestant Agree 45545448--45--44----47--44----6047------36--44----39
White Mainline Protestant Disagree 47404145--50--53----48--51----3245------56--49----52
White Catholic Agree 465457475048--50----49--36----6449------42--50----42
White Catholic Disagree 443840434746--47----46--57----2846------51--41----50
Unaffiliated Agree 444748433140--------42--------4947------38--42----37
Unaffiliated Disagree 504249516455--------49--------4251------56--53----57