"IN DEBT? ABOUT EVEN? OR AHEAD?" AS OF 11/22/05
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SORTED BY 11/05 'IN DEBT' IN DESCENDING ORDER
SORTED BY 'AHEAD' IN DESCENDING ORDER
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# State '04 ECV In
Debt
About
Even
Ahead In
Debt
About
Even
Ahead
1 Arkansas Bush 41% 41% 23% 43% 37% 17% AR KTHV-TV
1 Kentucky Bush 42% 33% 21% 43% 36% 18% KY WHAS-TV
3 Indiana Bush 47% 31% 21% 42% 35% 19% IN WXIN-TV WHAS-TV
3 Iowa Bush 39% 33% 25% 42% 35% 20% IA KAAL-TV
3 Louisiana Bush 40% 35% 23% 42% 36% 17% LA
3 Michigan Kerry 42% 32% 23% 42% 35% 20% MI WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
3 North Carolina Bush 43% 32% 22% 42% 39% 17% NC WTVD-TV WFMY-TV WBTV-TV
3 Ohio Bush 43% 33% 19% 42% 35% 19% OH WKYC-TV WYTV-TV
3 South Carolina Bush 42% 34% 22% 42% 37% 19% SC WCSC-TV WLTX-TV WBTV-TV
10 Delaware Kerry 37% 34% 27% 41% 36% 21% DE WCAU-TV
10 Nebraska Bush 37% 33% 27% 41% 33% 23% NE
10 Oklahoma Bush 38% 37% 23% 41% 36% 21% OK KFOR-TV KJRH-TV
10 Pennsylvania Kerry 36% 39% 22% 41% 37% 19% PA WCAU-TV WNEP-TV
14 Colorado Bush 36% 34% 28% 40% 36% 21% CO KUSA-TV
14 Georgia Bush 39% 33% 24% 40% 38% 20% GA WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
14 Idaho Bush 38% 33% 26% 40% 38% 19% ID
14 Missouri Bush 38% 34% 25% 40% 35% 20% MO KSDK-TV
14 Tennessee Bush 39% 36% 22% 40% 35% 22% TN WBIR-TV
19 Alabama Bush 38% 37% 21% 39% 37% 20% AL WKRG-TV
19 Illinois Kerry 39% 33% 25% 39% 37% 21% IL KSDK-TV
19 Kansas Bush 36% 35% 26% 39% 35% 24% KS KWCH-TV
19 Mississippi Bush 43% 33% 21% 39% 37% 19% MS
19 New York Kerry 40% 37% 21% 39% 37% 19% NY WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
19 Oregon Kerry 35% 35% 28% 39% 36% 22% OR KATU-TV
19 West Virginia Bush 40% 35% 22% 39% 38% 19% WV WUSA-TV
26 South Dakota Bush 34% 33% 27% 38% 38% 21% SD
26 Texas Bush 43% 32% 22% 38% 34% 24% TX KPRC-TV WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
26 Utah Bush 38% 35% 25% 38% 36% 23% UT KSL-TV
26 Wisconsin Kerry 38% 34% 25% 38% 39% 20% WI WDIO-TV
30 Maine Kerry 32% 41% 24% 37% 41% 20% ME WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
30 Rhode Island Kerry 34% 36% 26% 37% 40% 19% RI WLNE-TV
32 Maryland Kerry 32% 37% 27% 36% 35% 24% MD WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
32 Montana Bush 36% 36% 25% 36% 39% 22% MT
32 New Hampshire Kerry 31% 38% 29% 36% 37% 24% NH WBZ-TV
32 New Jersey Kerry 34% 40% 22% 36% 40% 21% NJ WABC-TV WCAU-TV
32 North Dakota Bush 35% 33% 29% 36% 35% 24% ND
32 Virginia Bush 36% 33% 27% 36% 34% 26% VA WUSA-TV WSLS-TV
32 Wyoming Bush 38% 34% 26% 36% 38% 23% WY
39 Alaska Bush 42% 30% 23% 35% 34% 28% AK
39 Minnesota Kerry 29% 40% 29% 35% 34% 27% MN KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
39 Nevada Bush 34% 37% 27% 35% 36% 26% NV KVBC-TV
39 New Mexico Bush 36% 36% 24% 35% 38% 23% NM KOB-TV
39 Vermont Kerry 34% 37% 26% 35% 39% 23% VT
39 Washington Kerry 35% 38% 25% 35% 35% 27% WA KING-TV KATU-TV
45 Florida Bush 33% 37% 28% 34% 38% 23% FL WFOR-TV WPTV-TV WFLA-TV WKMG-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
46 California Kerry 32% 37% 27% 33% 39% 24% CA KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
46 Hawaii Kerry 35% 36% 23% 33% 34% 26% HI KHON-TV
48 Connecticut Kerry 34% 37% 25% 32% 41% 23% CT WABC-TV
48 Massachusetts Kerry 35% 33% 28% 32% 43% 21% MA WBZ-TV
50 Arizona Bush 33% 37% 27% 31% 36% 30% AZ KPNX-TV
Weighted Average 37% 35% 24% 38% 37% 22%  
('Weighted Average' means each state is weighted proportionally to its share of USA population. For example, California, the most populated state, is given 71 times the weight of WY the least populated state, in a weighted avg.)
Unweighted Average 37% 35% 25% 38% 37% 22%  
('Unweighted Average' means each state is given equal weight; population density is not taken into account).
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600 adults age 18+ in each of the 50 states were interviewed by SurveyUSA 11/11/05 to 11/13/05. You must credit SurveyUSA and the media sponsor if you broadcast, print, or cite these results in whole or part. Click on each state to open a link which contains the margin of sampling error for each state, a complete statement of methodology, fully crosstabbed data and trendlines.