Political ideology among adults with some college education by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with some college education by political ideology

% of adults with some college education who are…

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Alabama 45% 33% 12% 10% 157
Alaska 41% 33% 20% 6% 102
Arizona 44% 32% 18% 6% 207
California 32% 35% 27% 5% 994
Colorado 34% 41% 20% 5% 148
Florida 36% 33% 23% 8% 572
Georgia 38% 35% 21% 7% 248
Hawaii 37% 46% 15% 2% 113
Idaho 46% 29% 18% 8% 113
Illinois 31% 37% 28% 5% 363
Indiana 45% 27% 17% 11% 171
Iowa 38% 39% 20% 3% 104
Kentucky 47% 28% 22% 3% 110
Louisiana 52% 31% 12% 6% 122
Maryland 25% 40% 29% 6% 151
Massachusetts 22% 35% 36% 6% 147
Michigan 33% 34% 25% 8% 313
Minnesota 39% 31% 24% 6% 155
Mississippi 51% 29% 16% 4% 112
Missouri 44% 32% 14% 10% 186
Nebraska 36% 35% 23% 6% 100
Nevada 33% 41% 22% 4% 105
New Jersey 29% 28% 31% 12% 206
New York 27% 37% 28% 7% 509
North Carolina 40% 35% 22% 3% 293
North Dakota 41% 31% 24% 3% 111
Ohio 40% 32% 24% 4% 301
Oklahoma 37% 40% 17% 6% 106
Oregon 33% 37% 27% 3% 127
Pennsylvania 34% 39% 20% 7% 326
South Carolina 49% 38% 12% 1% 134
Tennessee 47% 28% 19% 7% 171
Texas 42% 34% 17% 6% 707
Utah 42% 31% 19% 8% 101
Virginia 38% 43% 15% 4% 170
Washington 33% 35% 27% 5% 228
Wisconsin 42% 35% 19% 4% 183
Wyoming 37% 44% 14% 5% 122

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