APPROVAL RATING FOR GEORGE W BUSH AS OF 07/18/06
SORT ► SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE
SORTED BY 07/18/06 'NET APPROVAL'
SORTED BY 'APPROVAL' IN DESCENDING ORDER
Sorted
JOB APPROVAL / PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH (Released 07/18/06)
SORTED BY 07/06 'NET APPROVAL' (approval minus disapproval) MEDIA SPONSOR
7/18/2006 Net 07/06
Approval
Tracking
Graphs
# State '04 ECV Approve Disapprove
1 Utah Bush 57% 39% 18% UT KSL-TV
2 Idaho Bush 54% 44% 10% ID SurveyUSA
3 Wyoming Bush 50% 47% 3% WY SurveyUSA
4 Texas Bush 49% 48% 1% TX WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
5 North Carolina Bush 48% 49% -1% NC WTVD-TV WFMY-TV
6 Louisiana Bush 47% 49% -2% LA SurveyUSA
7 Alaska Bush 47% 50% -3% AK SurveyUSA
8 Montana Bush 46% 50% -4% MT SurveyUSA
9 Alabama Bush 46% 51% -5% AL WKRG-TV
9 Georgia Bush 46% 51% -5% GA WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
9 Mississippi Bush 46% 51% -5% MS SurveyUSA
12 Indiana Bush 46% 52% -6% IN WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
13 Kansas Bush 45% 52% -7% KS KWCH-TV KCTV-TV
13 North Dakota Bush 44% 51% -7% ND SurveyUSA
15 Nebraska Bush 45% 53% -8% NE SurveyUSA
16 Arizona Bush 43% 54% -11% AZ KPNX-TV
17 South Carolina Bush 42% 54% -12% SC WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
17 Virginia Bush 43% 55% -12% VA WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
19 Hawaii Kerry 42% 55% -13% HI SurveyUSA
19 Oklahoma Bush 42% 55% -13% OK KFOR-TV
21 Kentucky Bush 41% 57% -16% KY WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
21 South Dakota Bush 41% 57% -16% SD SurveyUSA
21 Tennessee Bush 41% 57% -16% TN WBIR-TV
24 Oregon Kerry 39% 60% -21% OR KATU-TV
25 Colorado Bush 38% 60% -22% CO KUSA-TV
25 Nevada Bush 38% 60% -22% NV KVBC-TV
25 New Mexico Bush 37% 59% -22% NM KOB-TV
28 Arkansas Bush 37% 60% -23% AR KTHV-TV
28 West Virginia Bush 37% 60% -23% WV WUSA-TV
30 Wisconsin Kerry 38% 62% -24% WI WDIO-TV
31 Missouri Bush 36% 61% -25% MO KSDK-TV KCTV-TV
32 Florida Bush 36% 62% -26% FL WFOR-TV WPTV-TV WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
32 Iowa Bush 36% 62% -26% IA KAAL-TV
34 Maine Kerry 36% 63% -27% ME WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
34 New Hampshire Kerry 36% 63% -27% NH WBZ-TV
34 Washington Kerry 35% 62% -27% WA KING-TV KATU-TV
37 Minnesota Kerry 34% 63% -29% MN KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
38 Maryland Kerry 34% 64% -30% MD WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
39 Ohio Bush 33% 65% -32% OH WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
40 Michigan Kerry 32% 65% -33% MI WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
40 Pennsylvania Kerry 32% 65% -33% PA WCAU-TV
42 Connecticut Kerry 31% 66% -35% CT WABC-TV
43 California Kerry 30% 67% -37% CA KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
43 New Jersey Kerry 31% 68% -37% NJ WABC-TV WCAU-TV
45 Delaware Kerry 30% 68% -38% DE WCAU-TV
46 Illinois Kerry 28% 69% -41% IL KSDK-TV
47 New York Kerry 28% 70% -42% NY WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
48 Massachusetts Kerry 27% 71% -44% MA WBZ-TV
48 Vermont Kerry 27% 71% -44% VT SurveyUSA
50 Rhode Island Kerry 23% 75% -52% RI WLNE-TV
Weighted Average 37% 60% -23%  
('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 39% 58% -19%  
('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 7/14/06 to 7/16/06. 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.