Educational distribution among adults in the West by political party (2014) Switch to: Party affiliation among adults in the West by educational group

% of adults in the West who have completed…

Party affiliationHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Republican/lean Rep.34%37%19%9%3,220
No lean52%31%12%6%1,429
Democrat/lean Dem.35%33%18%14%3,800
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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