APPROVAL RATING FOR GEORGE W BUSH AS OF 11/16/06
SORT ► SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE
SORTED BY 11/16/06 'NET APPROVAL'
SORTED BY 'APPROVAL' IN DESCENDING ORDER
Sorted
JOB APPROVAL / PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH (Released 11/16/06)
SORTED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE MEDIA SPONSOR
11/16/2006 Net 11/06
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# State '04 ECV Approve Disapprove
1 Alabama Bush 45% 53% -7% AL WKRG-TV
2 Alaska Bush 43% 55% -12% AK SurveyUSA
3 Arizona Bush 41% 56% -15% AZ KPNX-TV
4 Arkansas Bush 38% 61% -24% AR KTHV-TV
5 California Kerry 28% 69% -40% CA KABC-TV KPIX-TV KXTV-TV KGTV-TV
6 Colorado Bush 41% 58% -17% CO KUSA-TV
7 Connecticut Kerry 28% 70% -42% CT WABC-TV
8 Delaware Kerry 27% 72% -44% DE WCAU-TV
9 Florida Bush 42% 57% -15% FL WFLA-TV WTLV-TV WKRG-TV
10 Georgia Bush 45% 54% -8% GA WXIA-TV WTLV-TV
11 Hawaii Kerry 34% 63% -29% HI SurveyUSA
12 Idaho Bush 55% 43% 12% ID SurveyUSA
13 Illinois Kerry 30% 67% -37% IL KSDK-TV
14 Indiana Bush 40% 57% -16% IN WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
15 Iowa Bush 38% 60% -22% IA KAAL-TV
16 Kansas Bush 45% 53% -8% KS KWCH-TV KCTV-TV
17 Kentucky Bush 40% 58% -19% KY WHAS-TV WCPO-TV
18 Louisiana Bush 47% 51% -4% LA SurveyUSA
19 Maine Kerry 33% 65% -32% ME WCSH-TV WLBZ-TV
20 Maryland Kerry 33% 65% -31% MD WMAR-TV WUSA-TV
21 Massachusetts Kerry 26% 72% -46% MA WBZ-TV
22 Michigan Kerry 32% 67% -35% MI WDIV-TV WZZM-TV
23 Minnesota Kerry 33% 64% -32% MN KSTP-TV WDIO-TV KSAX-TV KAAL-TV
24 Mississippi Bush 45% 53% -7% MS SurveyUSA
25 Missouri Bush 34% 64% -30% MO KSDK-TV KCTV-TV
26 Montana Bush 45% 51% -6% MT SurveyUSA
27 Nebraska Bush 46% 52% -6% NE SurveyUSA
28 Nevada Bush 37% 62% -25% NV SurveyUSA
29 New Hampshire Kerry 30% 68% -38% NH WBZ-TV
30 New Jersey Kerry 32% 65% -33% NJ WABC-TV WCAU-TV
31 New Mexico Bush 34% 62% -28% NM KOB-TV
32 New York Kerry 24% 74% -50% NY WABC-TV WNYT-TV WGRZ-TV WHEC-TV
33 North Carolina Bush 43% 55% -11% NC WFMY-TV
34 North Dakota Bush 47% 50% -3% ND SurveyUSA
35 Ohio Bush 34% 65% -31% OH WKYC-TV WYTV-TV WCPO-TV
36 Oklahoma Bush 43% 53% -11% OK KFOR-TV
37 Oregon Kerry 38% 61% -23% OR KATU-TV
38 Pennsylvania Kerry 33% 64% -30% PA WCAU-TV
39 Rhode Island Kerry 26% 72% -45% RI WLNE-TV
40 South Carolina Bush 41% 56% -15% SC WCSC-TV WLTX-TV
41 South Dakota Bush 42% 56% -14% SD SurveyUSA
42 Tennessee Bush 41% 56% -15% TN WBIR-TV
43 Texas Bush 41% 58% -18% TX WOAI-TV KEYE-TV
44 Utah Bush 55% 42% 12% UT KSL-TV
45 Vermont Kerry 27% 72% -46% VT SurveyUSA
46 Virginia Bush 44% 53% -9% VA WUSA-TV WDBJ-TV
47 Washington Kerry 32% 67% -35% WA KING-TV KATU-TV
48 West Virginia Bush 40% 58% -18% WV WUSA-TV
49 Wisconsin Kerry 34% 64% -30% WI WDIO-TV
50 Wyoming Bush 49% 48% 1% WY SurveyUSA
Weighted Average 36% 62% -26%  
('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% 60% -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 11/8/06 to 11/11/06. 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.