Party affiliation among adults with some college education by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with some college education by political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 157. 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 53% 13% 34% 157
Alaska 40% 29% 31% 102
Arizona 45% 18% 37% 207
California 34% 16% 50% 994
Colorado 46% 13% 41% 148
Florida 38% 17% 45% 572
Georgia 38% 20% 42% 248
Hawaii 34% 23% 42% 113
Idaho 55% 25% 21% 113
Illinois 30% 18% 53% 363
Indiana 46% 18% 36% 171
Iowa 47% 12% 41% 104
Kentucky 41% 10% 48% 110
Louisiana 42% 16% 42% 122
Maryland 34% 11% 54% 151
Massachusetts 31% 18% 51% 147
Michigan 32% 22% 46% 313
Minnesota 41% 14% 45% 155
Mississippi 48% 12% 40% 112
Missouri 40% 19% 42% 186
Nebraska 39% 15% 47% 100
Nevada 29% 14% 57% 105
New Jersey 31% 25% 44% 206
New York 30% 19% 51% 509
North Carolina 42% 18% 40% 293
North Dakota 52% 20% 28% 111
Ohio 42% 18% 39% 301
Oklahoma 45% 14% 41% 106
Oregon 29% 25% 45% 127
Pennsylvania 40% 17% 43% 326
South Carolina 47% 17% 35% 134
Tennessee 52% 14% 34% 171
Texas 45% 17% 38% 707
Utah 48% 24% 28% 101
Virginia 49% 17% 33% 170
Washington 36% 25% 39% 228
Wisconsin 43% 13% 43% 183
Wyoming 55% 19% 26% 122

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