The Green Papers
Presidential Primaries 2020
Republican Delegate Allocation

Disclaimer:
These pages contain a combination of official, unofficial, and estimated data. The information posted here is subject to change.

The delegate selection processes herein, along with any and all dates associated therewith, are unofficial and based on either (1) information obtained from either Major Party, (2) Presidential Primary dates established by currently-effective State statute, or- where the foregoing information could not be obtained- (3) the state's 2016 delegate selection process and associated dates adjusted to the corresponding dates in 2020.

Democrats

  • Democratic pledged delegate counts are determined by the jurisdiction's Presidential vote in 2008, 2012, and 2016; along with the jurisdiction's electoral vote allocation based on 2010 census for the number of electors in 2020.
  • Democratic unpledged delegate counts are determined by the number of DNC Members, Democratic Governors, Democratic U.S. House members, and Democratic U.S. Senators serving at the time of the convention. The count for DNC Members, Distinguished Party Leaders is from the 2016 Convention. The tallies of Governors, Democratic U.S. House members, and Democratic U.S. Senators are the current officeholders.
  • Democratic Bonus Delegates and penalties are not included in these delegate tallies.

Republicans

  • Republican delegate counts are based on the number of Republicans elected to the State Legislatures, Governors chairs, U.S. House seats, and U.S. Senators seats through 31 December 2019. Republican unpledged delegate counts are determined by state (or equivalent) party rules. We have assumed that the policies of 2016 will apply in 2020.
  • The Republican district delegate count is based on the number of U.S. House members each state will elect in 2020.
  • Republican penalties for violating the timing window are not included in these delegate tallies.

 
Republican Party Republican
Delegate Allocation
Alphabetically
Rank (sort)
State
(sort)
Pledged
(sort)
Unpledged
(sort)
Total
Details of Allocation
1Alabama49 4910 base at-large / 21 re: 7 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
2Alaska27 2710 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 11 bonus
3American Samoa 996 base at-large / 3 party
4Arizona56 5610 base at-large / 27 re: 9 congressional districts / 3 party / 16 bonus
5Arkansas39 3910 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party / 14 bonus
6California172 17210 base at-large / 159 re: 53 congressional districts / 3 party
7Colorado3433710 base at-large / 21 re: 7 congressional districts / 3 party / 3 bonus
8Connecticut28 2810 base at-large / 15 re: 5 congressional districts / 3 party
9Delaware16 1610 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party
10District of Columbia19 1916 base at-large / 3 party
11Florida120 12010 base at-large / 81 re: 27 congressional districts / 3 party / 26 bonus
12Georgia75 7510 base at-large / 42 re: 14 congressional districts / 3 party / 20 bonus
13Guam 996 base at-large / 3 party
14Hawaii19 1910 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party
15Idaho31 3110 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party / 12 bonus
16Illinois67 6710 base at-large / 54 re: 18 congressional districts / 3 party
17Indiana57 5710 base at-large / 27 re: 9 congressional districts / 3 party / 17 bonus
18Iowa39 3910 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party / 14 bonus
19Kansas39 3910 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party / 14 bonus
20Kentucky46 4610 base at-large / 18 re: 6 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
21Louisiana46 4610 base at-large / 18 re: 6 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
22Maine22 2210 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party / 3 bonus
23Maryland37 3710 base at-large / 24 re: 8 congressional districts / 3 party
24Massachusetts40 4010 base at-large / 27 re: 9 congressional districts / 3 party
25Michigan73 7310 base at-large / 42 re: 14 congressional districts / 3 party / 18 bonus
26Minnesota39 3910 base at-large / 24 re: 8 congressional districts / 3 party / 2 bonus
27Mississippi38 3810 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party / 13 bonus
28Missouri53 5310 base at-large / 24 re: 8 congressional districts / 3 party / 16 bonus
29Montana27 2710 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 11 bonus
30Nebraska34 3410 base at-large / 9 re: 3 congressional districts / 3 party / 12 bonus
31Nevada25 2510 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party
32New Hampshire22 2210 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party / 3 bonus
33New Jersey49 4910 base at-large / 36 re: 12 congressional districts / 3 party
34New Mexico22 2210 base at-large / 9 re: 3 congressional districts / 3 party
35New York95 9510 base at-large / 81 re: 27 congressional districts / 3 party / 1 bonus
36North Carolina71 7110 base at-large / 39 re: 13 congressional districts / 3 party / 19 bonus
37North Dakota 282810 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 12 bonus
38Northern Marianas9 96 base at-large / 3 party
39Ohio81 8110 base at-large / 48 re: 16 congressional districts / 3 party / 20 bonus
40Oklahoma42 4210 base at-large / 15 re: 5 congressional districts / 3 party / 14 bonus
41Oregon28 2810 base at-large / 15 re: 5 congressional districts / 3 party
42Pennsylvania34548810 base at-large / 54 re: 18 congressional districts / 3 party / 21 bonus
43Puerto Rico23 2320 base at-large / 3 party
44Rhode Island19 1910 base at-large / 6 re: 2 congressional districts / 3 party
45South Carolina49 4910 base at-large / 21 re: 7 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
46South Dakota28 2810 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 12 bonus
47Tennessee56 5610 base at-large / 27 re: 9 congressional districts / 3 party / 16 bonus
48Texas153 15310 base at-large / 108 re: 36 congressional districts / 3 party / 32 bonus
49Utah39 3910 base at-large / 12 re: 4 congressional districts / 3 party / 14 bonus
50Vermont17 1710 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 1 bonus
51Virgin Islands6396 base at-large / 3 party
52Virginia49 4910 base at-large / 33 re: 11 congressional districts / 3 party / 3 bonus
53Washington44 4410 base at-large / 30 re: 10 congressional districts / 3 party / 1 bonus
54West Virginia34 3410 base at-large / 9 re: 3 congressional districts / 3 party / 12 bonus
55Wisconsin52 5210 base at-large / 24 re: 8 congressional districts / 3 party / 15 bonus
56Wyoming2432710 base at-large / 3 re: 1 congressional district / 3 party / 11 bonus
Convention2,4131092,522560 base at-large / 1,305 re: 435 congressional districts / 168 party / 489 bonus
 
 


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