Congressional Vote 2 Major Parties 1952 -2016

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  '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 '14 '16
Democrat 49
(497)
** 53
(612)
60
(582)
56
(666)
58
(405)
65
(620)
57
(388)
52
(452)
54
(372)
56
(748)
62
(694)
57
(753)
58
(590)
54
(468)
57
(409)
55
(653)
60
(591)
59
(621)
64
(514)
59
(811)
47
(419)
49
(464)
49
(260)
51
(433)
47
(300)
53
(363)
** 54
(715)
** 49
(1698)
** 49
(1109)
Republican 51
(516)
** 47
(545)
40
(380)
44
(532)
42
(293)
35
(337)
43
(289)
48
(419)
46
(311)
44
(589)
38
(426)
43
(565)
42
(419)
46
(391)
43
(303)
45
(532)
40
(390)
41
(433)
36
(287)
41
(555)
53
(464)
51
(487)
51
(269)
49
(409)
53
(338)
47
(325)
** 46
(619)
** 51
(1789)
** 51
(1147)
N 1013 0 1157 962 1198 698 957 677 871 683 1337 1120 1318 1009 859 712 1185 981 1054 801 1366 883 951 529 842 638 688 0 1334 0 3487 0 2256

Percentage Within Study Year
Table 9B.1.
Source: VCF0707 in the ANES Cumulative Data File dataset, weighted with VCF0009z
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Percent among demographic groups who responded:

Democrat
Republican

Note:

2012 and 2016 data are for the combined (face-to-face and internet) sample.

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