Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Republican States and Their "Family Values" - Married Three or More Times? More Likely In A Red State

Mitt Romney won 24 states in the 2012 Election.  Of the top 25 states for "highest percentage married 3+ times," 19 are states voting for Romney, including 16 of the top 19 (84%)!!!

Extra credit is you can quickly identify the 5 Romney-voting states that are NOT in the top 25.

The list (with the Dem states in bold):
 
 
1         Arkansas t  7.55%
 2  Oklahoma t  7.33%   
3  Idaho t  6.28%    
4  Alabama t  6.00%   
5  Tennessee t  5.99% 
6  Wyoming t  5.85%    
7  Kentucky t  5.72%    
8  Nevada t  5.51%    
9  Oregon t  5.29%    
10  West Virginia t  5.03%    
11  Mississippi t  4.98%    
12  Missouri t  4.97%    
13  Indiana t  4.91%    
14  Kansas t  4.76%    
15  Florida t  4.69%    
16  Arizona t  4.61%   
17  Alaska t  4.56%    
18  Montana t  4.49%   
19  Georgia t  4.38%    
20  Washington t  4.29%    
21  Texas t  4.18%    
22  Maine t  4.17%   
23  New Mexico t  4.04%   
24  Utah t  4.02%    
25  South Carolina t  3.99%    

 

2 comments:

RKG said...

I'm guessing Vermont, North and South Dakota, North Carolina and (hmmm. Not Virginaia-- O won that one. Got it-- Wyoming.)

HM said...

North and South Dakota - correct.
North Carolina - correct

Wyoming was #6 highest (see post)

The other 2 states Romney won that are not big 3+ marriage states:

Louisiana!!! and Nebraska.