Party battlegrounds

These 19 states have flipped between parties at least once over the last 20 years.

Larger Dem. victory

Larger GOP victory

+15.1%

5.1–15%

0.1–5%

0.1–5%

5.1–15%

+15.1%

State 1992 1996 2000 2004 2008 2012
Iowa            
New Hampshire            
New Mexico            
Nevada            
Ohio            
Colorado            
Florida            
Arkansas            
Kentucky            
Louisiana            
Missouri            
Tennessee            
Virginia            
West Virginia            
Arizona            
Georgia            
Indiana            
Montana            
North Carolina            
Source: The American Presidency Project | Graphic: Jan Diehm/The Guardian