Electoral votes: 11
2004 result: Bush 60%, Kerry 39%
2000 result: Bush 57%, Gore 41%
Most recent Democratic win (1964): Johnson 56%, Goldwater 44%
African American percentage: 8.9% (national average is 12.8%)
Link to polls in Real Clear Politics
McCain has small leads in those polls. Obama is showing surprising strength in a state that has been reliably Republican through most of the history of that party. If the election remains close, Indiana's 11 electoral votes could be a significant factor for whichever candidate prevails there.