TABLE 8.A1 Probit Estimates of the Likelihood that Respondents Want Immigration Decreased from Its Current Level, 1995 Gallup Poll

Explanatory Variables

National

High Immigration Statesa

California

Age

30-39

-.059

-.091

-.271*

 

(.033)

(.059)

(.116)

40-49

-.072*

.001

-.219

 

(.035)

(.059)

(.119)

50-59

-.022

-.019

-.086

 

(.040)

(.068)

(.131)

60 and older

-.007

.037

-.113

 

(.040)

(.073)

(.148)

Education

High school graduate

.037

-.124

-.224

 

(.040)

(.078)

(.162)

Some college

-.046

-.216**

-.389*

 

(.041)

(.078)

(.164)

College graduate

-.043

-.292**

-.472*

 

(.051)

(.098)

(.186)

Graduate school

-.229**

-.399**

-.503**

 

(.054)

(.095)

(.189)

Regions

East

-.012

 

 

 

(.047)

 

 

South

.073

 

 

 

(.041)

 

 

Midwest

.011

 

 

 

(.049)

 

 

Income

$10,000-20,000

-.012

-.089

-.273

 

(.045)

(.089)

(.181)

$20,000-30,000

-.001

-.059

-.220

 

(.045)

(.082)

(.167)



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