Party affiliation among moderates by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among moderates by political party

% of moderates who identify as…

Metro area Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 161. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 30% 21% 49% 161
Boston Metro Area 41% 16% 43% 176
Chicago Metro Area 29% 17% 54% 303
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 35% 17% 48% 234
Detroit Metro Area 26% 19% 55% 128
Houston Metro Area 33% 18% 49% 181
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 18% 52% 369
Miami Metro Area 21% 18% 61% 167
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 35% 19% 46% 117
New York City Metro Area 28% 16% 56% 620
Philadelphia Metro Area 27% 12% 61% 275
Phoenix Metro Area 31% 24% 45% 137
Providence Metro Area 35% 17% 48% 134
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 24% 45% 131
San Diego Metro Area 33% 19% 48% 117
San Francisco Metro Area 20% 27% 53% 164
Seattle Metro Area 41% 17% 42% 113
St. Louis Metro Area 22% 15% 63% 100
Tampa Metro Area 26% 27% 47% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 26% 15% 58% 366

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