How Republicans and Democrats are getting more different

Very interesting set of charts from Pew looking at how the demographics of partisans have changed– in many cases, quite dramatically– since 1992.  Here’s a nice summary chart on race, age, and education:

And here’s one on those “non-college whites” we keep hearing about:

An absolutely huge drop in the Democratic party.  And lastly, you can see the dramatic rise of secularism within the Democratic party:

More interesting stuff at the study page.



About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State

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