APPROVAL RATING FOR GEORGE W BUSH AS OF 09/19/06
SORT ► SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE
SORTED BY 09/19/06 'NET APPROVAL'
SORTED BY 'APPROVAL' IN DESCENDING ORDER
Sorted
JOB APPROVAL / PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH (Released 09/19/06)
SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE MEDIA SPONSOR
09/19/2006 Net 09/06
Approval
Tracking
Graphs
# State '04 ECV Approve Disapprove
1 Alabama Bush 47% 51% -4% AL WKRG-TV
2 Alaska Bush 48% 48% 0% AK SurveyUSA
3 Arizona Bush 43% 55% -12% AZ KPNX-TV
4 Arkansas Bush 34% 62% -28% AR KTHV-TV
5 California Kerry 30% 67% -37% CA KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
6 Colorado Bush 41% 57% -16% CO KUSA-TV
7 Connecticut Kerry 32% 65% -33% CT WABC-TV
8 Delaware Kerry 33% 65% -32% DE WCAU-TV
9 Florida Bush 41% 58% -17% FL WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
10 Georgia Bush 44% 53% -9% GA WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
11 Hawaii Kerry 42% 54% -12% HI SurveyUSA
12 Idaho Bush 57% 41% 16% ID SurveyUSA
13 Illinois Kerry 31% 65% -34% IL KSDK-TV
14 Indiana Bush 47% 52% -5% IN WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
15 Iowa Bush 36% 62% -26% IA KAAL-TV
16 Kansas Bush 47% 51% -4% KS KWCH-TV KCTV-TV
17 Kentucky Bush 44% 53% -9% KY WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
18 Louisiana Bush 47% 50% -3% LA SurveyUSA
19 Maine Kerry 32% 67% -35% ME WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
20 Maryland Kerry 34% 63% -29% MD WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
21 Massachusetts Kerry 32% 66% -34% MA WBZ-TV
22 Michigan Kerry 33% 64% -31% MI WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
23 Minnesota Kerry 39% 59% -20% MN KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
24 Mississippi Bush 49% 48% 1% MS SurveyUSA
25 Missouri Bush 41% 56% -15% MO KSDK-TV KCTV-TV
26 Montana Bush 48% 49% -1% MT SurveyUSA
27 Nebraska Bush 51% 47% 4% NE SurveyUSA
28 Nevada Bush 34% 64% -30% NV KVBC-TV
29 New Hampshire Kerry 35% 63% -28% NH WBZ-TV
30 New Jersey Kerry 32% 64% -32% NJ WABC-TV WCAU-TV
31 New Mexico Bush 39% 57% -18% NM KOB-TV
32 New York Kerry 32% 66% -34% NY WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
33 North Carolina Bush 45% 51% -6% NC WFMY-TV
34 North Dakota Bush 43% 51% -8% ND SurveyUSA
35 Ohio Bush 34% 65% -31% OH WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
36 Oklahoma Bush 45% 54% -9% OK KFOR-TV
37 Oregon Kerry 37% 62% -25% OR KATU-TV
38 Pennsylvania Kerry 39% 60% -21% PA WCAU-TV
39 Rhode Island Kerry 23% 75% -52% RI WLNE-TV
40 South Carolina Bush 43% 55% -12% SC WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
41 South Dakota Bush 45% 52% -7% SD SurveyUSA
42 Tennessee Bush 43% 55% -12% TN WBIR-TV
43 Texas Bush 50% 47% 3% TX WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
44 Utah Bush 59% 38% 21% UT KSL-TV
45 Vermont Kerry 27% 71% -44% VT SurveyUSA
46 Virginia Bush 41% 57% -16% VA WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
47 Washington Kerry 34% 64% -30% WA KING-TV KATU-TV
48 West Virginia Bush 42% 55% -13% WV WUSA-TV
49 Wisconsin Kerry 39% 59% -20% WI WDIO-TV
50 Wyoming Bush 53% 44% 9% WY SurveyUSA
Weighted Average 39% 59% -20%  
('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 40% 57% -17%  
('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 9/14/06 to 9/17/06. 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.