Racial and ethnic composition among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by race/ethnicity

% of conservatives who identify as…

State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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 75% 20% < 1% 3% 2% 265
Alaska 79% 2% < 1% 6% 13% 112
Arizona 70% 3% 1% 22% 4% 256
Arkansas 83% 9% < 1% 5% 3% 130
California 44% 6% 11% 37% 3% 1,108
Colorado 79% 5% 1% 13% 2% 169
Connecticut 76% 5% 1% 16% 2% 108
Florida 63% 14% 1% 19% 2% 747
Georgia 69% 25% 1% 3% 3% 411
Idaho 89% 2% < 1% 9% < 1% 137
Illinois 76% 9% 1% 12% 2% 452
Indiana 87% 5% < 1% 6% 2% 272
Iowa 93% < 1% 1% 3% 3% 142
Kansas 91% 2% 1% 5% 2% 130
Kentucky 89% 8% < 1% 2% 2% 187
Louisiana 67% 27% < 1% 4% 2% 231
Maryland 67% 19% 1% 11% 3% 168
Massachusetts 74% 8% 1% 13% 4% 155
Michigan 80% 13% 1% 2% 4% 337
Minnesota 92% 1% 1% 4% 2% 187
Mississippi 67% 29% < 1% 2% 1% 149
Missouri 90% 6% < 1% 1% 2% 250
Montana 96% < 1% < 1% 1% 3% 137
Nebraska 91% 1% 1% 5% 1% 132
Nevada 64% 4% 4% 20% 8% 116
New Hampshire 89% 2% 1% 6% 3% 101
New Jersey 64% 13% 3% 18% 3% 264
New Mexico 47% 1% < 1% 44% 8% 106
New York 65% 13% 3% 15% 3% 597
North Carolina 73% 17% 1% 5% 3% 407
North Dakota 92% < 1% 1% < 1% 6% 158
Ohio 85% 10% < 1% 2% 3% 447
Oklahoma 80% 5% < 1% 1% 14% 161
Oregon 84% < 1% 1% 10% 6% 120
Pennsylvania 86% 7% 2% 3% 2% 492
South Carolina 74% 19% < 1% 4% 3% 218
South Dakota 91% < 1% 1% 4% 4% 139
Tennessee 85% 10% < 1% 3% 2% 316
Texas 58% 9% 1% 28% 3% 1,038
Utah 87% < 1% 1% 10% 2% 148
Virginia 76% 14% 2% 6% 2% 333
Washington 76% 4% 4% 9% 6% 211
West Virginia 95% 3% < 1% < 1% 2% 136
Wisconsin 89% 6% 1% 2% 3% 244
Wyoming 92% < 1% < 1% 5% 2% 143

Learn More: White, Black, Asian, Latino, Other/Mixed