U.S. Presidential Election 2016: Voter turnout drops to near 50 per cent By Monique Scotti National Online Journalist, Politics Global News Sunlight shines through a window onto a voting booth at
Nov 09, 2016 · Turnout totals will likely fluctuate in the coming days, but with about 241 million people of voting age in the United States (200 million of those were actually registered to vote in this election), the number is likely to settle somewhere around the 51 or 52 per cent mark.
U.S. Presidential Election 2016: Voter turnout drops to near 50 per cent (globalnews.ca) submitted 2 years ago by uswhole Foreign. 9 comments; share; save; hide. In the most promoted election ever? This here folks is the dark matter of this whole thing. We need to make the election cycle shorter if we hope to increase voter turnout
Nov 10, 2016 · Around the country, voter turnout was up 4.7% in the 2,135 counties — more than half of the country — that had reported all their votes by 1 a.m. Wednesday. Only about half of all counties had reported turnout.
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Voter turnout in the 2008 U.S. Presidential Election by race/ethnicity. The passage of the Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution gave African American men the right to vote.
2016 U.S. presidential election: general election voter turnout, by state Premium Industry-specific and extensively researched technical data (partially from exclusive partnerships).
Nov 11, 2016 · Voter turnout this year dipped to nearly its lowest point in two decades. Voter turnout this year dipped to nearly its lowest point in two decades.
A record 137.5 million Americans voted in the 2016 presidential election, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Overall voter turnout – defined as the share of adult U.S. citizens who cast ballots – was 61.4% in 2016, a share similar to 2012 but below the 63.6% who say they voted in 2008.
Provided below are national and state turnout rates for the voting-eligible population for the 1980-2014 November general elections (spreadsheet for this entire series). This spreadsheet now includes VAP and VEP estimates for the 2014 general election.
Military personnel stationed overseas are added from a June, 2016 Defense Manpower Report. (Note: based on a survey of overseas voters, the Federal Voting Assistance Program estimates that only 45.3% of overseas citizens are of voting age.
Watch video · W est Virginia – which wasn’t a swing state – saw the biggest increase in turnout compared to Obama’s re-election year with a 51 per cent turnout in 2016 compared to 46.3 per cent …
Voting in America: A Look at the 2016 Presidential Election Since 1964, the U.S. Census Bureau has fielded the Voting and Registration Supplement to the Current Population Survey every two years. Today, the Census Bureau released a series of tabulations and data products alongside a public use data file for the November 2016 presidential election.
The United States Presidential Election of 2016 was the 58th quadrennial American presidential election, staggered among the 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. voter turnout was up compared to 2012 (54.1% VAP) but down compared to 2008 (57.4% VAP). A FEC report of the election recorded an official total of 136.7
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U.S. Presidential Election 2016: Voter turnout drops to near 50 per cent Let me do a short simple Math here, regardless polling result. For simplicity, let’s say DNC and GOP shared the polls equally of 28% each to have total 56% in combined, which then left 44% in abstain.