Political ideology among married adults by state (2014) Switch to: State among married adults by political ideology

% of married adults who are…

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Alabama 55% 26% 11% 8% 284
Alaska 38% 36% 23% 3% 156
Arizona 46% 31% 18% 6% 318
Arkansas 57% 29% 9% 5% 156
California 35% 33% 27% 5% 1,712
Colorado 42% 29% 26% 3% 287
Connecticut 33% 38% 27% 2% 186
Delaware 36% 37% 21% 7% 148
District of Columbia 17% 34% 40% 9% 106
Florida 42% 31% 21% 6% 987
Georgia 49% 31% 17% 3% 486
Hawaii 36% 46% 14% 5% 135
Idaho 48% 32% 17% 4% 197
Illinois 39% 35% 19% 7% 666
Indiana 47% 31% 16% 6% 329
Iowa 45% 29% 20% 6% 192
Kansas 45% 32% 19% 4% 172
Kentucky 50% 27% 16% 7% 223
Louisiana 61% 26% 9% 4% 212
Maine 38% 33% 24% 5% 158
Maryland 33% 38% 23% 6% 319
Massachusetts 25% 40% 30% 5% 335
Michigan 43% 33% 20% 4% 501
Minnesota 40% 32% 24% 4% 309
Mississippi 59% 25% 13% 3% 147
Missouri 47% 32% 16% 5% 314
Montana 49% 30% 19% 2% 184
Nebraska 45% 32% 16% 6% 169
Nevada 42% 34% 21% 3% 145
New Hampshire 33% 44% 20% 3% 154
New Jersey 31% 36% 29% 4% 462
New Mexico 35% 32% 26% 8% 143
New York 36% 32% 27% 6% 920
North Carolina 46% 29% 21% 4% 565
North Dakota 56% 29% 12% 3% 184
Ohio 48% 33% 14% 5% 582
Oklahoma 45% 34% 14% 6% 202
Oregon 34% 34% 27% 4% 209
Pennsylvania 43% 31% 18% 8% 706
Rhode Island 34% 29% 26% 11% 147
South Carolina 48% 32% 14% 6% 252
South Dakota 54% 33% 10% 3% 161
Tennessee 57% 22% 15% 6% 382
Texas 45% 31% 17% 7% 1,347
Utah 57% 29% 13% 1% 182
Vermont 33% 35% 30% 1% 170
Virginia 44% 36% 15% 5% 511
Washington 37% 31% 25% 7% 346
West Virginia 55% 30% 11% 4% 145
Wisconsin 48% 33% 16% 3% 348
Wyoming 45% 33% 14% 8% 176

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