Statistics About Black Americans – Politics

43.6% of black Americans self-identify as liberal, 24.4% as moderate, and 31.3% as conservative (the other .7% didn’t answer the question). Source: 2008 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies poll

Among those who identify as conservative, 78.3% self-identify as Christian conservative and 21.7% as secular conservative. Source: 2008 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies poll

Party identification: 73% self-identify as Democrats, 19% as independent, 4% as Republican. Source: 2008 Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies poll