Party affiliation among baby Boomers by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among baby Boomers by political party

% of baby Boomers who identify as…

Metro areaRepublican/lean Rep.No leanDemocrat/lean Dem.Sample size
Atlanta Metro Area44%7%49%165
Boston Metro Area31%13%56%172
Chicago Metro Area34%12%55%291
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%18%39%221
Detroit Metro Area33%15%53%159
Houston Metro Area44%12%44%163
Los Angeles Metro Area29%20%50%346
Miami Metro Area31%17%52%162
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area33%16%51%135
New York City Metro Area29%15%56%618
Philadelphia Metro Area29%10%62%261
Phoenix Metro Area55%14%31%149
Pittsburgh Metro Area38%13%49%109
Providence Metro Area33%28%39%155
Riverside, CA Metro Area43%14%43%116
San Diego Metro Area38%20%42%131
San Francisco Metro Area19%20%61%181
Seattle Metro Area35%20%44%122
St. Louis Metro Area32%17%51%105
Tampa Metro Area30%16%53%126
Washington, DC Metro Area33%11%57%310
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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