Party affiliation among 50-64 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 50-64 year olds by political party

% of 50-64 year olds who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 53% 11% 36% 174
Arizona 46% 19% 34% 192
California 34% 17% 49% 1,020
Colorado 39% 17% 44% 138
Connecticut 39% 10% 52% 106
Florida 38% 18% 44% 562
Georgia 45% 11% 44% 274
Hawaii 24% 18% 57% 111
Idaho 53% 13% 34% 101
Illinois 36% 15% 49% 370
Indiana 47% 15% 38% 205
Iowa 40% 24% 36% 114
Kentucky 40% 7% 52% 124
Louisiana 41% 13% 46% 130
Maine 32% 15% 53% 103
Maryland 35% 10% 55% 195
Massachusetts 33% 19% 48% 191
Michigan 35% 15% 50% 310
Minnesota 36% 15% 48% 177
Missouri 39% 15% 46% 194
New Jersey 36% 20% 44% 255
New Mexico 40% 17% 43% 107
New York 32% 14% 54% 556
North Carolina 42% 14% 43% 320
Ohio 42% 18% 40% 361
Oklahoma 40% 14% 46% 127
Oregon 37% 22% 42% 125
Pennsylvania 40% 10% 50% 408
South Carolina 41% 20% 39% 134
Tennessee 46% 16% 39% 211
Texas 44% 18% 39% 717
Virginia 43% 20% 37% 258
Washington 34% 21% 46% 200
Wisconsin 48% 16% 36% 182
Wyoming 66% 9% 24% 106

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