County-level data on vote share and various background/demographic information for the 2016 South Carolina GOP/Democratic primaries.
A data frame with 46 observations on the following 15 variables.
Hillary Clinton's county-level vote share in the 2016 party primary
Bernie Sanders' county-level vote share in the 2016 party primary
Donald Trump's county-level vote share in the 2016 party primary
Ted Cruz' county-level vote share in the 2016 party primary
Marco Rubio's county-level vote share in the 2016 party primary
A county-level estimate for per capita income
A county-level estimate for the median household income
A county-level estimate for the median family income
An estimate of the percent of the county lacking "basic" prose literacy skills
Percentage of the county that is black
An estimate of the county-level population
Mitt Romney's vote share at the county-level from the 2012 general election
Percentage of the county whose residents 25 years and older have at least a high school education
Unemployment rate for the county for January 2016
The illiteracy estimate comes from a Department of Education report from 2003. The unemployment rate data come from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. A Github repository contains more information: https://github.com/svmiller/sc-primary-2016.