Party affiliation among adults in the Silent generation by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults in the Silent generation by political party

% of adults in the Silent generation who identify as…

Metro areaRepublican/lean Rep.No leanDemocrat/lean Dem.Sample size
Chicago Metro Area36%18%46%142
Los Angeles Metro Area46%8%47%181
New York City Metro Area33%18%49%315
Philadelphia Metro Area31%8%61%149
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.

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