The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Party Identification 3-Point Scale by Mode 1952-2016

  '52 '54 '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '06 '08 '10 '12 '12F '12W '14 '16 '16F '16W
Democrat (incl leaners) 59
(1000)
58
(633)
52
(877)
58
(1010)
53
(986)
56
(690)
62
(946)
55
(699)
56
(858)
54
(811)
51
(1381)
52
(1286)
51
(1455)
54
(1214)
52
(841)
55
(774)
48
(1065)
50
(1088)
47
(954)
52
(1014)
50
(1231)
47
(838)
52
(885)
51
(649)
50
(894)
49
(724)
50
(591)
** 51
(1177)
** 46
(2736)
49
(989)
45
(1747)
** 46
(1949)
46
(501)
46
(1447)
Independent 5
(83)
8
(82)
9
(155)
8
(131)
10
(188)
8
(100)
8
(121)
12
(157)
11
(163)
13
(194)
15
(400)
18
(445)
16
(447)
16
(371)
15
(243)
13
(183)
13
(280)
14
(294)
12
(243)
12
(236)
13
(315)
11
(204)
10
(170)
12
(149)
13
(237)
7
(107)
10
(118)
** 11
(261)
** 14
(839)
10
(207)
16
(632)
** 15
(622)
10
(105)
16
(518)
Republican (incl leaners) 36
(606)
34
(373)
39
(658)
34
(596)
37
(690)
36
(447)
31
(469)
32
(407)
33
(510)
33
(485)
34
(914)
31
(761)
33
(932)
30
(684)
33
(528)
32
(446)
40
(883)
36
(775)
41
(829)
36
(715)
37
(926)
41
(738)
38
(651)
37
(469)
37
(659)
43
(635)
41
(484)
** 37
(855)
** 39
(2319)
41
(842)
38
(1477)
** 39
(1669)
44
(475)
38
(1194)
N 1689 1088 1690 1737 1864 1237 1536 1263 1531 1490 2695 2492 2834 2269 1612 1403 2228 2157 2026 1965 2472 1780 1706 1267 1790 1466 1193 0 2293 0 5894 2039 3856 0 4240 1081 3159

Percentage Within Study Year
F indicates face-to-face mode only
W indicates web/Internet mode only
Table 2A.2. by Mode
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