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

% of whites who identify as…

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 346. 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 68% 13% 20% 346
Alaska 47% 22% 30% 226
Arizona 49% 17% 34% 463
Arkansas 54% 15% 31% 229
California 41% 14% 46% 2,098
Colorado 47% 13% 40% 383
Connecticut 40% 16% 44% 286
Delaware 35% 19% 46% 217
District of Columbia 15% 8% 77% 124
Florida 48% 15% 37% 1,311
Georgia 59% 17% 25% 576
Hawaii 43% 19% 38% 141
Idaho 53% 17% 30% 280
Illinois 42% 16% 42% 975
Indiana 47% 19% 34% 532
Iowa 43% 18% 38% 304
Kansas 51% 20% 29% 255
Kentucky 46% 12% 41% 362
Louisiana 59% 16% 25% 289
Maine 35% 18% 47% 281
Maryland 47% 11% 42% 379
Massachusetts 30% 16% 53% 559
Michigan 40% 20% 41% 755
Minnesota 40% 16% 44% 483
Mississippi 65% 13% 22% 187
Missouri 46% 17% 36% 516
Montana 51% 19% 30% 278
Nebraska 53% 14% 33% 253
Nevada 46% 18% 35% 200
New Hampshire 36% 19% 45% 275
New Jersey 41% 17% 42% 605
New Mexico 47% 15% 38% 168
New York 37% 18% 45% 1,319
North Carolina 52% 16% 32% 712
North Dakota 52% 16% 32% 307
Ohio 47% 17% 35% 913
Oklahoma 53% 12% 35% 277
Oregon 34% 18% 48% 338
Pennsylvania 44% 15% 41% 1,124
Rhode Island 35% 20% 46% 258
South Carolina 59% 17% 23% 341
South Dakota 58% 7% 35% 268
Tennessee 57% 12% 31% 526
Texas 58% 13% 28% 1,379
Utah 55% 15% 30% 274
Vermont 30% 14% 56% 293
Virginia 55% 17% 27% 632
Washington 38% 19% 42% 542
West Virginia 45% 16% 39% 272
Wisconsin 46% 14% 39% 512
Wyoming 61% 18% 20% 277

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