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Maybe 10 to 11 percent of American couples actually have divergent party registrations.”In another study, surveyors asked people to judge resumes to see which cues would make someone more likely to hire a high school senior for a job.
Surveyors manipulated the resumes to make the seniors sound like they were of a certain race, gender and academic achievement.
Second, 55 percent of married couples are Democratic-only or Republican-only, which raises a question: Is that a big number or a small number?
In other words, is there more or less partisan intermarriage than we should expect? We can compare interparty marriages to interracial marriages.
In comparison, only 6 percent of married couples are in any kind of interracial household.
The upshot — which is the same for every city we have explored — is that the red and blue lines fall close to the middle of the gray band.
It dominated credentials, it dominated race, it dominated gender.