The percentages of Democrats and Republicans who viewed members of the other party as more closed-minded and immoral than other Americans increased between 2016 and 2019.

Source: “Partisan Antipathy: More Intense, More Personal,” Pew Research Center, Oct. 10, 2019, https://tinyurl.com/y2e75gz6

Data for the graphic are as follows:

Description Year Political Affiliation Percentage
Closed-Minded 2016 Among Republicans 52%
Closed-Minded 2019 Among Republicans 64%
Closed-Minded 2016 Among Democrats 70%
Closed-Minded 2019 Among Democrats 75%
Immoral 2016 Among Republicans 47%
Immoral 2019 Among Republicans 55%
Immoral 2016 Among Democrats 35%
Immoral 2019 Among Democrats 47%

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