Primary Voter Registration/Turnout Statistics

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION YEARS

Year Number Voting Number Registered Voting Age Population (VAP) Turnout (% of VAP)
1980 1,175,292 5,429,071 6,510,000 18.1
1984 1,140,634 5,668,050 6,551,000 17.4
1988 1,118,006 5,768,080 6,774,000 16.5
1992 1,461,562 5,956,403 6,947,000 21.0
1996 1,310,293 6,502,772 7,177,000 18.3
2000 1,226,096 6,743,128 7,358,000 16.7
2004 1,384,243 6,916,340 7,541,000 18.4
2008 1,434,734 7,243,261 7,613,000 18.8
2012  1,503,662 7,334,233  7,641,000 19.7

 

GUBERNATORIAL ELECTION YEARS

Year Number Voting Number Registered Voting Age Population (VAP) Turnout (% of VAP)
1978 1,239,464 5,097,852 6,405,000 19.4
1982 1,601,890 5,506,794 6,554,000 24.4
1986 1,168,617 5,675,196 6,675,000 17.5
1990 1,032,939 5,817,360 6,851,000 15.1
1994 1,420,135 6,068,536 6,983,000 20.3
1998 1,375,593 6,889,429 7,227,000 19.0
2002 1,722,869 6,807,837 7,400,000 23.3
2006 1,282,203 7,113,246 7,597,000 16.9
2010 1,668,805 7,244,356 7,620,000 21.9
2014 1,339,681 7,413,142 7,660,000 17.4