PRINCETON, NJ -- Gallup Daily tracking data reveal that Asian-Americans tend to be more Democratic and much less conservative than the general population in their political views.http://www.gallup.com/poll/125579/Asian-Americans-Lean-Left-Politically.aspx
These findings are based on aggregated data from Gallup's 2009 Daily tracking survey, including interviews with more than 4,000 Asian-Americans. For the purpose of analysis, respondents are categorized as Asian-Americans if they self-identify their race as Asian.
Some notable findings --
*41% of Asians identify politically as Democrats, 41% as independents, and 16% as Republicans.
*Asians are the only racial group with a higher proportion of self-identified liberals than conservatives and also have the highest percentage of moderates of any group.
*Asians have the lowest rates of church attendance and are the least religious of the major racial groups in the U.S.