Power Map – Trump Job Approval 50% or Higher in 17 States in 2018

Trump Job Approval 50% or Higher in 17 States in 2018
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Map. President Trump Job Approval by State, 2018. Divided into 50%+ approval, 40%-49% approval, less than 40% approval.

President Donald Trump’s job approval rating varied widely across the U.S. states in 2018, with 17 states giving him ratings of 50% or higher, and 16 states giving him ratings below 40%. The states most approving of Trump were generally in the South and Mountain West areas of the country, while he fared most poorly in New England and on the West Coast.


– Job approval was below 40% in 16 states, 50% or higher in 17 states
– Highest approval rating in West Virginia (62%), Wyoming (61%)
– Lowest job approval in Hawaii (26%), Vermont (28%)

Source: Gallup