Parent of children under 18 among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by parental status

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State Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 265. 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 26% 74% 265
Alaska 31% 69% 114
Arizona 28% 72% 263
Arkansas 35% 65% 130
California 32% 68% 1,129
Colorado 34% 66% 169
Connecticut 22% 78% 109
Florida 28% 72% 757
Georgia 32% 68% 415
Idaho 34% 66% 137
Illinois 27% 73% 458
Indiana 30% 70% 276
Iowa 25% 75% 142
Kansas 34% 66% 130
Kentucky 28% 72% 189
Louisiana 36% 64% 233
Maryland 24% 76% 170
Massachusetts 26% 74% 159
Michigan 28% 72% 340
Minnesota 31% 69% 192
Mississippi 27% 73% 149
Missouri 31% 69% 249
Montana 18% 82% 137
Nebraska 26% 74% 132
Nevada 31% 69% 115
New Hampshire 27% 73% 101
New Jersey 24% 76% 269
New Mexico 30% 70% 106
New York 27% 73% 603
North Carolina 27% 73% 410
North Dakota 27% 73% 161
Ohio 33% 67% 455
Oklahoma 24% 76% 162
Oregon 28% 72% 124
Pennsylvania 28% 72% 496
South Carolina 29% 71% 218
South Dakota 26% 74% 139
Tennessee 37% 63% 322
Texas 34% 66% 1,046
Utah 36% 64% 150
Virginia 29% 71% 344
Washington 32% 68% 214
West Virginia 21% 79% 139
Wisconsin 35% 65% 245
Wyoming 35% 65% 142

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