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100 Most Influential Hispanics® Survey Results

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Political Issues
Which political party best represents the interests of Hispanic Americans?

Democratic
Republican
None
Libertarian
DND



37%
30%
19%
2%
12%
   
Have you ever participated in a political campaign?*

Never participated
Yes, by giving/raising money
Yes, by volunteering my time and/or endorsement
DND



19%
44%
35%

16%
   
Do you contribute to a political action committee (PAC) or party?

Yes
No
DND



30%
35%
35%
   
Do you approve of the Bush administrationís policies in the following?

Energy
Economy
Foreign policy
Social programs
Hispanic appointments
Immigration policy



Yes
37%
37%
47%
42%
63%
42%



No
42%
42%
35%
37%
21%
37%



DND
21%
21%
18%
21%
16%
21%
*Total is more than 100% because multiple responses were permitted. DND = Did not disclose.
© 2002 Hispanic Business Inc. Reprinting, copying, or transmitting all or part of this information requires written permission.


Media & Technology
What can you do to help narrow the digital divide?*

Corporate/organization support
Provide tutoring
Support Hispanic sites
Donate gear
Other
DND
 
65%

16%
9%
5%
2%
12%
     
Which types of media do you use to keep informed about the Hispanic community?



English
Spanish
Both
Medium not used
DND

Television
16%
26%
40%
12%
6%

Newspaper
12%
37%
42%
2%
7%

Radio

21%
9%
26%
37%
7%

Internet
26%
5%
19%
44%
6%

Email

21%
2%
26%
42%
9%
*Total is more than 100% because multiple responses were permitted. DND = Did not disclose.
© 2002 Hispanic Business Inc. Reprinting, copying, or transmitting all or part of this information requires written permission.


Business Growth
How much has the Hispanic business community contributed to the strength of your local Hispanic community as a whole?

Great contribution
Fair contribution
Minimum contribution
No contribution
Not sure
DND

33%
30%
23%
0%
2%
12%
How would you rate government diversity programs in helping Hispanic workers participate in the U.S. economy?

Very effective
Effective
Not very effective
Not effective at all
Not sure
DND

5%
26%
42%
5%
9%
13%
How would you rate corporate diversity programs in helping Hispanic workers?

Very effective
Effective
Not very effective
Not effective at all
Not sure
DND

0%
37%
35%
7%
9%
12%
Have you encountered discrimination?

Yes
No
DND

49%
40%
12%
If yes, in what areas have you encountered discrimination?*

School/education
Promotions/hiring
Lending/access to capital
Housing
Public Services
Supplier relations
Other

38%
29%
19%
19%
14%
5%
14%
What do you think is the biggest obstacle to growth of Hispanic-owned businesses today?

Lack of access to capital
Lack of development assistance
Discrimination
Insufficient skilled labor
Other
DND

56%
19%
2%
7%
2%
14%
*Total is more than 100% because multiple responses were permitted. DND = Did not disclose.
© 2002 Hispanic Business Inc. Reprinting, copying, or transmitting all or part of this information requires written permission.



Source: HISPANIC BUSINESS Magazine


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