Connecticut

Connecticut

Connecticut is a Democratic stronghold in presidential politics. The Democratic nominee has carried the state by double-digit margins in each of the last seven elections. The last Republican nominee to carry Connecticut was George H. W. Bush in 1988. See primary results

Connecticut
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PAST RESULTS

2016 Connecticut president
Candidate%Votes
Clinton
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54.7%
897,572
Trump
41.0%
673,215
Johnson
3.0%
48,676
Stein
1.4%
22,841
2018 Connecticut senate
Candidate%Votes
Murphy
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59.5%
825,579
Corey
39.4%
545,897
2018 Connecticut governor
Candidate%Votes
Lamont
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49.4%
694,510
Stefanowski
46.2%
650,140
2018 Connecticut house
5democrats

DEMOGRAPHICS

Connecticut population estimate (2019): 3.6 M
US population estimate (2019): 328.2 M

RACE

Connecticut
US
White
76% CT
73% US
Hispanic or Latino
16% CT
18% US
Black or African American
11% CT
13% US
Other
5% CT
5% US
Asian
4% CT
5% US
Native American
<1% CT
<1% US
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
<1% CT
<1% US

INCOME

Connecticut
US
Household median income
$76,106 CT
$60,293 US
Unemployment rate (10/2020)
6.1% CT
7.9% US
Population under federal poverty level
10% CT
14% US

EDUCATION

Connecticut
US
Bachelor's degree or higher (Adults 25+)
39% CT
32% US

Notes

  • All times ET.
  • Not all candidates are listed.
  • CNN will broadcast a projected winner only after an extensive review of data from a number of sources.
  • "Flipped seat" denotes a race where the 2020 projected winner is from a different party than the previous winner or incumbent.
  • Both Maine and Nebraska allow electoral votes to be split. In Maine, two of four electoral votes go to the statewide winner and one electoral vote goes to the winner in each of the two congressional districts. In Nebraska, two of five electoral votes go to the winner of the statewide vote. One electoral vote goes to the winner in each of Nebraska's three congressional districts.