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