Party affiliation among moderates by state (2014) Switch to: State among moderates by political party

% of moderates who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 44% 11% 45% 144
Alaska 29% 38% 34% 100
Arizona 28% 24% 48% 213
Arkansas 34% 20% 46% 118
California 30% 21% 49% 1,257
Colorado 35% 17% 48% 167
Connecticut 32% 16% 53% 139
Delaware 24% 10% 66% 116
District of Columbia 17% 10% 73% 112
Florida 33% 19% 48% 662
Georgia 30% 22% 48% 308
Hawaii 24% 18% 58% 122
Idaho 36% 22% 42% 104
Illinois 28% 20% 52% 441
Indiana 37% 22% 41% 217
Iowa 30% 23% 46% 101
Kansas 40% 15% 44% 102
Kentucky 30% 15% 54% 130
Louisiana 34% 23% 43% 131
Maryland 31% 13% 55% 244
Massachusetts 36% 20% 44% 248
Michigan 28% 20% 52% 324
Minnesota 35% 16% 49% 191
Missouri 32% 19% 49% 206
Nevada 23% 23% 54% 108
New Hampshire 28% 15% 57% 105
New Jersey 31% 16% 53% 329
New Mexico 32% 10% 59% 106
New York 27% 16% 57% 641
North Carolina 37% 16% 47% 331
Ohio 35% 20% 46% 395
Oklahoma 38% 16% 45% 138
Oregon 25% 29% 47% 137
Pennsylvania 32% 12% 56% 462
Rhode Island 36% 14% 50% 112
South Carolina 37% 14% 49% 170
South Dakota 39% 11% 50% 103
Tennessee 38% 13% 49% 179
Texas 32% 19% 49% 815
Virginia 33% 20% 47% 323
Washington 36% 22% 42% 230
Wisconsin 34% 16% 50% 211

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