Racial and ethnic composition among liberals by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among liberals by race/ethnicity

% of liberals who identify as…

Metro areaWhiteBlackAsianLatinoOther/MixedSample size
Atlanta Metro Area54%20%3%16%7%103
Boston Metro Area73%7%4%8%9%189
Chicago Metro Area49%18%7%23%2%252
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area49%14%3%28%5%123
Detroit Metro Area66%27%< 1%5%3%100
Houston Metro Area28%21%7%40%4%109
Los Angeles Metro Area35%8%17%37%3%330
Miami Metro Area36%17%< 1%44%3%145
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area73%12%7%4%4%101
New York City Metro Area50%15%12%23%1%543
Philadelphia Metro Area64%21%4%8%3%203
San Francisco Metro Area56%6%19%15%5%215
Seattle Metro Area68%5%13%8%7%122
Washington, DC Metro Area52%18%10%12%7%298
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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