Educational distribution among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by educational group

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Alabama 44% 32% 16% 8% 180
Alaska 24% 37% 20% 19% 107
Arizona 40% 34% 14% 12% 242
Arkansas 52% 30% 9% 9% 121
California 36% 32% 18% 13% 1,848
Colorado 25% 33% 21% 21% 210
Connecticut 36% 26% 19% 20% 192
Delaware 43% 29% 13% 14% 161
District of Columbia 23% 23% 30% 24% 223
Florida 41% 32% 15% 12% 867
Georgia 44% 32% 14% 11% 394
Hawaii 41% 26% 21% 13% 159
Idaho 44% 24% 17% 15% 110
Illinois 35% 35% 18% 12% 630
Indiana 45% 30% 15% 10% 254
Iowa 34% 36% 20% 10% 136
Kentucky 47% 34% 10% 10% 194
Louisiana 54% 29% 13% 4% 200
Maine 37% 28% 24% 12% 151
Maryland 34% 28% 18% 20% 369
Massachusetts 33% 25% 24% 19% 401
Michigan 39% 34% 15% 11% 469
Minnesota 29% 35% 21% 15% 273
Mississippi 48% 33% 15% 4% 128
Missouri 39% 32% 17% 12% 271
Montana 35% 23% 26% 16% 106
Nebraska 28% 47% 16% 9% 111
Nevada 44% 42% 6% 8% 133
New Hampshire 34% 20% 27% 18% 140
New Jersey 37% 23% 20% 20% 441
New Mexico 38% 38% 13% 11% 163
New York 36% 27% 21% 16% 1,022
North Carolina 37% 31% 17% 15% 458
North Dakota 41% 32% 17% 10% 108
Ohio 44% 31% 15% 10% 471
Oklahoma 46% 33% 11% 10% 161
Oregon 26% 35% 25% 14% 207
Pennsylvania 44% 25% 17% 14% 641
Rhode Island 35% 37% 18% 11% 151
South Carolina 49% 29% 14% 9% 188
South Dakota 43% 29% 18% 11% 108
Tennessee 49% 28% 14% 9% 231
Texas 43% 31% 16% 10% 978
Utah 29% 36% 19% 15% 100
Vermont 31% 27% 24% 19% 176
Virginia 35% 26% 20% 20% 356
Washington 29% 32% 23% 16% 338
West Virginia 52% 26% 14% 8% 137
Wisconsin 34% 34% 19% 12% 242

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