[Last update 03oct27]

The Green Papers

1972-2000 Presidential Election State Voting Trends
Sorted by How often a state voted for the Democratic Candidate

Election Results 1972-2000, Alphabetically
How often has a state voted for the Democratic Candidate (1972-2000)?
How often has a state voted for the Republican Candidate (1972-2000)?
How often has a state voted for the winning Candidate (1972-2000)?

Key:
D  State went Democrat, Democrats won Presidency
d  State went Democrat, Republicans won Presidency
R  State went Republican, Republicans won Presidency
r  State went Republican, Democrats won Presidency
 
(sort)
State
SORTED BY
Voted
Dems
(sort)
Voted
GOP
(sort)
Voted for
Winner
1972
NIXON
McGovern
1976
CARTER
Ford
1980
REAGAN
Carter
1984
REAGAN
Mondale
1988
BUSH
Dukakis
1992
CLINTON
Bush
1996
CLINTON
Dole
2000
BUSH
Gore
District of Columbia
Strongly Democratic
100.0%0.0%37.5%dDdddDDd
Minnesota
Strongly Democratic
87.5%12.5%50.0%RDdddDDd
Hawaii
Strongly Democratic
75.0%25.0%62.5%RDdRdDDd
Massachusetts
Strongly Democratic
75.0%25.0%62.5%dDRRdDDd
Rhode Island
Strongly Democratic
75.0%25.0%62.5%RDdRdDDd
Maryland
Leaning Democrat
62.5%37.5%75.0%RDdRRDDd
New York
Leaning Democrat
62.5%37.5%75.0%RDRRdDDd
West Virginia
Truely Competitive
62.5%37.5%75.0%RDdRdDDR
Wisconsin
Leaning Democrat
62.5%37.5%75.0%RDRRdDDd
Delaware
Leaning Democrat
50.0%50.0%87.5%RDRRRDDd
Iowa
Leaning Democrat
50.0%50.0%62.5%RrRRdDDd
Oregon
Leaning Democrat
50.0%50.0%62.5%RrRRdDDd
Pennsylvania
Leaning Democrat
50.0%50.0%87.5%RDRRRDDd
Washington
Leaning Democrat
50.0%50.0%62.5%RrRRdDDd
Arkansas
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
California
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Connecticut
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Georgia
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%75.0%RDdRRDrR
Illinois
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Kentucky
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
Louisiana
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
Maine
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Michigan
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Missouri
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
New Jersey
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
New Mexico
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Ohio
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
Tennessee
Truely Competitive
37.5%62.5%100.0%RDRRRDDR
Vermont
Leaning Democrat
37.5%62.5%75.0%RrRRRDDd
Florida
Moderately Republican
25.0%75.0%87.5%RDRRRrDR
Nevada
Moderately Republican
25.0%75.0%87.5%RrRRRDDR
New Hampshire
Moderately Republican
25.0%75.0%87.5%RrRRRDDR
Alabama
Strongly Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RDRRRrrR
Arizona
Moderately Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RrRRRrDR
Colorado
Moderately Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RrRRRDrR
Mississippi
Strongly Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RDRRRrrR
Montana
Moderately Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RrRRRDrR
North Carolina
Strongly Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RDRRRrrR
South Carolina
Strongly Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RDRRRrrR
Texas
Strongly Republican
12.5%87.5%75.0%RDRRRrrR
Alaska
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Idaho
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Indiana
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Kansas
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Nebraska
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
North Dakota
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Oklahoma
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
South Dakota
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Utah
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Virginia
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR
Wyoming
Strongly Republican
0.0%100.0%62.5%RrRRRrrR