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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who have completed…

State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 266. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 44% 33% 15% 8% 266
Alaska 33% 40% 18% 9% 137
Arizona 31% 40% 18% 11% 289
Arkansas 42% 34% 17% 6% 140
California 34% 37% 19% 11% 1,194
Colorado 30% 37% 22% 11% 212
Connecticut 40% 26% 20% 14% 124
Florida 39% 33% 17% 11% 809
Georgia 39% 30% 18% 14% 413
Idaho 32% 42% 20% 6% 157
Illinois 40% 29% 22% 10% 456
Indiana 42% 34% 16% 8% 286
Iowa 35% 40% 17% 8% 139
Kansas 33% 35% 20% 12% 157
Kentucky 50% 29% 13% 9% 186
Louisiana 43% 30% 19% 8% 197
Maine 42% 35% 22% 2% 108
Maryland 37% 31% 19% 13% 192
Massachusetts 38% 31% 18% 13% 197
Michigan 39% 34% 18% 9% 335
Minnesota 33% 36% 24% 7% 215
Mississippi 41% 38% 16% 5% 142
Missouri 43% 31% 19% 7% 266
Montana 40% 39% 14% 7% 155
Nebraska 36% 29% 23% 12% 155
Nevada 41% 27% 22% 11% 133
New Hampshire 36% 39% 14% 12% 114
New Jersey 37% 27% 18% 18% 296
New Mexico 39% 32% 22% 7% 106
New York 37% 31% 19% 13% 601
North Carolina 43% 34% 15% 9% 411
North Dakota 29% 39% 23% 9% 176
Ohio 41% 32% 16% 10% 485
Oklahoma 41% 33% 19% 7% 176
Oregon 46% 33% 15% 6% 140
Pennsylvania 44% 27% 19% 10% 545
South Carolina 39% 35% 17% 9% 218
South Dakota 37% 37% 17% 9% 169
Tennessee 43% 33% 14% 11% 330
Texas 36% 36% 20% 8% 1,077
Utah 38% 35% 20% 8% 174
Virginia 33% 34% 22% 10% 388
Washington 32% 39% 23% 6% 236
West Virginia 52% 31% 12% 5% 124
Wisconsin 42% 35% 18% 6% 263
Wyoming 34% 36% 22% 7% 190

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