2022 Governor Election Forecasts

These maps reflect the ratings of a number of quantitative and qualitative forecasters, as well as some consensus projections. Click or tap any of the thumbnails for an interactive version that you can use to create and share your own 2022 Governor forecast.

2022 Governor Elections: Consensus Forecast

A consensus outlook for the 2022 elections for governor based on the current ratings of Sabato's Crystal Ball, The Cook Political Report, and Inside Elections. For purposes of this map, only states rated safe by all three of these forecasters are shown in the darkest shade.

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May 18: Pennsylvania moves from Toss-up to Leans Democratic..

Crystal Ball 2022 Governor Ratings

The current 2022 governor race ratings from Sabato's Crystal Ball.  Use this as a starting point to create and share your own gubernatorial forecast.

May 18: Pennsylvania moves from Toss-up to Leans Democratic.

Cook Political Report 2022 Governor Ratings

The current 2022 governor race ratings from The Cook Political Report. Use this as a starting point to create and share your own gubernatorial forecast.

May 18: Pennsylvania moves from Toss-up to Leans Democratic.

Inside Elections Governor Ratings

The latest 2022 governor ratings from Inside Elections. Use this as a starting point to create and share your own gubernatorial forecast.

March 4: More granular ratings. Previously, states were grouped as 'battleground' or 'safe'.

Politico 2022 Governor Forecast

The current 2022 governor ratings from Politico. Use this as a starting point to create and share your own forecast for the 36 gubernatorial elections in 2022.

April 20: Map created with initial ratings.

U.S. News Governor Ratings by Louis Jacobson

The current 2022 gubernatorial race ratings from Louis Jacobson for U.S. News & World Report. Jacobson is a senior correspondent with PolitiFact and senior author of the Almanac of American Politics 2022.

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January 28: Initial ratings. Read the analysis of six toss-up races, states where Republicans are favored, and states where Democrats are favored.

Split Ticket 2022 Governor Ratings

The latest 2022 Governor ratings from Split Ticket, a new political content and mapping site founded by #ElectionTwitter veterans @thomas_armin, @HWLAvelleMaps, and @lxeagle17.

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February 12: Texas moves from Likely to Safe Republican.

CNalysis 2022 Governor Forecast

The current 2022 Governor forecast from CNalysis, which provides nonpartisan election analysis with a particular focus on state legislative elections.

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