APPROVAL RATING FOR GEORGE W BUSH AS OF 3/15/06
SORT ► SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE
SORTED BY 3/06 'NET APPROVAL'
SORTED BY 'APPROVAL' IN DESCENDING ORDER
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JOB APPROVAL / PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH (Released 3/15/06)
SORTED BY 3/06 'NET APPROVAL' (approval minus disapproval) MEDIA SPONSOR
3/15/2006 Net 3/06
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# State '04 ECV Approve Disapprove
1 Utah Bush 55% 42% 13% UT KSL-TV
2 Wyoming Bush 52% 45% 7% WY
3 Alabama Bush 51% 46% 5% AL WKRG-TV
4 Idaho Bush 50% 47% 3% ID
5 Mississippi Bush 49% 47% 2% MS
5 Oklahoma Bush 49% 47% 2% OK KFOR-TV
7 Nebraska Bush 49% 48% 1% NE
8 Alaska Bush 47% 49% -2% AK
9 Montana Bush 44% 49% -5% MT
10 Arizona Bush 44% 52% -8% AZ KPNX-TV
10 Georgia Bush 43% 51% -8% GA WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
10 Kansas Bush 44% 52% -8% KS KWCH-TV
10 North Dakota Bush 44% 52% -8% ND
14 South Carolina Bush 42% 54% -12% SC WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
15 South Dakota Bush 42% 55% -13% SD
16 Texas Bush 41% 55% -14% TX WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
17 North Carolina Bush 41% 57% -16% NC WTVD-TV WFMY-TV
18 Indiana Bush 40% 57% -17% IN WXIN-TV WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
19 Kentucky Bush 39% 57% -18% KY WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
19 Virginia Bush 39% 57% -18% VA WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
19 West Virginia Bush 39% 57% -18% WV WUSA-TV
19 Wisconsin Kerry 39% 57% -18% WI WDIO-TV
23 Minnesota Kerry 39% 58% -19% MN KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
23 Tennessee Bush 39% 58% -19% TN WBIR-TV
25 Hawaii Kerry 37% 58% -21% HI KHON-TV
25 Louisiana Bush 38% 59% -21% LA
27 Florida Bush 37% 59% -22% FL WFOR-TV WPTV-TV WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
28 Nevada Bush 37% 60% -23% NV KVBC-TV
28 New Mexico Bush 37% 60% -23% NM KOB-TV
30 Missouri Bush 36% 60% -24% MO KSDK-TV
31 Colorado Bush 36% 61% -25% CO KUSA-TV
31 Oregon Kerry 37% 62% -25% OR KATU-TV
31 Washington Kerry 36% 61% -25% WA KING-TV KATU-TV
34 Iowa Bush 35% 62% -27% IA KAAL-TV
35 Arkansas Bush 34% 62% -28% AR KTHV-TV
35 Illinois Kerry 35% 63% -28% IL KSDK-TV
35 New Hampshire Kerry 35% 63% -28% NH WBZ-TV
38 California Kerry 33% 63% -30% CA KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
38 Ohio Bush 34% 64% -30% OH WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
38 Pennsylvania Kerry 34% 64% -30% PA WCAU-TV
41 Connecticut Kerry 32% 66% -34% CT WABC-TV
42 Michigan Kerry 30% 68% -38% MI WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
42 Vermont Kerry 29% 67% -38% VT
44 Maryland Kerry 29% 68% -39% MD WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
45 Delaware Kerry 29% 69% -40% DE WCAU-TV
46 New York Kerry 27% 69% -42% NY WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
46 Rhode Island Kerry 28% 70% -42% RI WLNE-TV
48 Maine Kerry 28% 71% -43% ME WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
49 New Jersey Kerry 26% 70% -44% NJ WABC-TV WCAU-TV
50 Massachusetts Kerry 26% 71% -45% MA WBZ-TV
Weighted Average 36% 60% -24%  
('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 38% 58% -20%  
('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 3/10/06 to 3/12/06. 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.