Latino Voter Statistics



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Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

United States
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 235,248 215,081 153,157 71.2% 132,948 86.8%     61,924
White 187,084 173,446 124,697 71.9% 107,846 86.5% 81.42% 81.12% 48,749
Black 28,709 26,915 19,680 73.1% 17,813 90.5% 12.85% 13.40% 7,235
Latino 35,204 23,329 13,697 58,7% 11,188 81.7% 8.94% 8.42% 9,632
Asian 12,493 8,254 4,649 56.3% 3,904 84.0% 3.04% 2.94% 3,605
2010 Total 229,690 210,800 137,263 65.10% 95,987 69.93%     73,537
White 185,804 172,447 114,482 66.40% 80,554 70.36% 83.40% 83.92% 57,965
Black 27,396 25,632 16,101 58.80% 11,149 69.24% 11.73% 11.62% 9,531
Latino 32,457 21,285 10,982 51.60% 6,646 60.52% 8.00% 6.92% 10,303
Asian 11,049 7,639 3,765 49.30% 2,354 62.52% 2.74% 2.45% 3874
2008 Total
225,499
206,072
146,311
71.0%
131,144
89.6%    
59,761
White
183,169
169,438
122,020
72.0%
109,100
89.4% 83.40% 83.019%
47,418
Black
26,528
24,930
17,375
69.7%
16,133
92.9% 11.88% 12.30%
7,555
Latino
30,852
19,537
11,608
59.4%
9,745
84.0% 7.93% 7.43%
7,929
2006 Total
220,603
201,073
135,847
67.6%
96,119
70.8%
65,226
White
179,873
165,637
115,135
69.5%
82,387
71.6%
84.75%
85.71%
50,502
Black
25,722
24,229
14,765
60.9%
9,937
67.3%
10.87%
10.34%
9,464
Latino
28,945
17,315
9,304
53.7%
5,595
60.1%
6.85%
5.82%
8,011
2004 Total
215,694
197,006
142,070
72.1%
125,736
88.5%
54,936
White
176,618
162,958
119,929
73.6%
106,588
88.9%
84.42%
84.77%
43,029
Black
24,910
23,346
16,035
68.7%
14,016
87.4%
11.29%
11.15%
7,311
Latino
27,129
16,088
9,308
57.9%
7,587
81.5%
6.55%
6.03%
6,780
2002 Total
210,421
192,656
128,154
66.5%
88,903
69.4%
64,502
White
174,099
161,694
109,808
67.9%
76,730
69.9%
85.68%
86.31%
51,886
Black
24,445
22,912
14,304
62.4%
9,695
67.8%
11.16%
10.91%
8,608
Latino
25,162
15,601
8,196
52.5%
4,747
57.9%
6.40%
5.34%
7,405
2000 Total
202,609
186,366
129,549
69.5%
110,826
85.5%
56,817
White
168,733
157,291
110,773
70.4%
95,098
85.8%
85.51%
85.81%
46,518
Black
24,132
22,753
15,348
67.5%
12,917
84.2%
11.85%
11.66%
7,405
Latino
21,598
13,159
7,546
57.3%
5,934
78.6%
5.82%
5.35%
5,613
1998 Total
198,228
183,451
123,104
67.1%
83,098
67.5%
60,347
White
165,821
155,369
105,985
68.2%
71,871
67.8%
86.09%
86.49%
49,384
Black
23,305
22,074
14,031
63.6%
9,223
65.7%
11.40%
11.10%
8,043
Latino
20,321
12,395
6,843
55.2%
4,068
59.4%
5.56%
4.90%
5,552
1996 Total
193,651
179,935
127,661
70.9%
105,017
82.3%
52,274
White
162,779
153,057
110,259
72.0%
91,208
82.7%
86.37%
86.85%
42,798
Black
22,483
21,486
14,267
66.4%
11,386
79.8%
11.18%
10.84%
7,219
Latino
18,426
11,209
6,573
58.6%
4,928
75.0%
5.15%
4.69%
4,636
1994 Total
190,267
177,260
118,994
67.1%
85,702
72.0%
58,266
White
160,317
151,432
103,614
68.4%
75,769
73.1%
87.07%
88.41%
47,818
Black
21,799
20,829
12,762
61.3%
8,095
63.4%
10.72%
9.45%
8,067
Latino
17,476
10,350
5,473
52.9%
3,522
64.4%
4.60%
4.11%
4,877
1992 Total
185,684
173,784
126,578
72.8%
113,866
90.0%
47,206
White
157,637
149,553
110,684
74.0%
100,405
90.7%
87.44%
88.18%
38,869
Black
21,039
19,995
13,442
67.2%
11,371
84.6%
10.62%
9.99%
6,553
Latino
14,688
8,778
5,137
58.5%
4,238
82.5%
4.06%
3.72%
3,641
1990 Total
182,118
171,659
113,248
66.0%
81,991
72.4%
58,411
White
155,587
148,135
99,275
67.0%
72,608
73.1%
87.66%
88.56%
48,860
Black
20,371
19,631
11,968
61.0%
7,978
66.7%
10.57%
9.73%
7,663
Latino
13,756
8,566
4,442
51.9%
2,894
65.2%
3.92%
3.53%
4,124
1988 Total
178,098
168,495
118,589
70.4%
102,224
86.2%
49,906
White
152,848
145,999
103,830
71.1%
90,357
87.0%
87.55%
88.39%
42,169
Black
19,692
18,692
12,700
67.9%
10,144
79.9%
10.71%
9.92%
5,992
Latino
12,893
8,078
4,573
56.6%
3,710
81.1%
3.86%
3.63%
3,505
1986 Total
173,890
165,438
111,728
67.5%
79,954
71.6%
53,710
White
149,899
143,817
97,825
68.0%
70,473
72.0%
87.56%
88.14%
45,992
Black
19,020
18,444
12,166
66.0%
8,225
67.6%
10.89%
10.29%
6,278
Latino
11,832
7,871
4,247
54.0%
2,866
67.5%
3.80%
3.58%
3,624
1984 Total
169,963
162,627
116,106
71.4%
101,878
87.7%
46,521
White
146,761
141,827
102,211
72.1%
90,152
88.2%
88.03%
88.49%
39,616
Black
18,432
17,809
12,223
68.6%
10,293
84.2%
10.53%
10.10%
5,586
Latino
9,471
6,444
3,794
58.9%
3,092
81.5%
3.27%
3.04%
2,650
1982 Total
165,483
158,424
105,996
66.9%
80,310
75.8%
52,428
White
143,607
138,786
94,205
67.9%
71,679
76.1%
88.88%
89.25%
44,581
Black
17,624
17,055
10,422
61.1%
7,581
72.7%
9.83%
9.44%
6,633
Latino
8,765
5,980
3,091
51.7%
2,217
71.7%
2.92%
2.76%
2,889
1980 Total
157,085
150,742
105,035
69.7%
93,066
88.6%
45,707
White
137,676
132,914
94,112
70.8%
83,855
89.1%
89.60%
90.10%
38,802
Black
16,423
15,951
9,849
61.7%
8,287
84.1%
9.38%
8.90%
6,102
Latino
8,210
5,565
2,984
53.6%
2,453
82.2%
2.84%
2.64%
2,581
1978 Total
151,646
146,268
94,883
64.9%
69,587
73.3%
51,385
White
133,370
129,380
85,095
65.8%
63,107
74.2%
89.68%
90.69%
44,285
Black
15,636
15,227
8,921
58.6%
5,812
65.1%
9.40%
8.35%
6,306
Latino
6,788
4,651
2,233
48.0%
1,593
71.3%
2.35%
2.29%
2,418
1976 Total
146,548
n/a
97,761
n/a
86,698
88.7%
n/a
White
129,316
n/a
88,329
n/a
78,808
89.2%
90.35%
90.90%
n/a
Black
14,927
n/a
8,725
n/a
7,273
83.4%
8.92%
8.39%
n/a
Latino
6,594
n/a
2,494
n/a
2,098
84.1%
2.55%
2.42%
n/a
1974 Total
141,299
n/a
87,889
n/a
63,164
71.9%
n/a
White
125,132
n/a
79,490
n/a
57,918
72.9%
90.44%
91.69%
n/a
Black
14,175
n/a
7,778
n/a
4,786
61.5%
8.85%
7.58%
n/a
Latino
6,095
n/a
2,125
n/a
1,397
65.7%
2.42%
2.21%
n/a
1972 Total
136,203
n/a
98,480
n/a
85,766
87.1%
n/a
White
121,243
n/a
88,987
n/a
78,166
87.8%
90.36%
91.14%
n/a
Black
13,493
n/a
8,837
n/a
7,032
79.6%
8.97%
8.20%
n/a
Latino
5,616
n/a
2,495
n/a
2,103
84.3%
2.53%
2.45%
n/a
Legend
VAP - Voting Age Population
CVAP - Citizen Voting Age Population
Reg. – Registered Voters
Reg. % - Registered Percentage = (Reg. / CVAP)
TO - Turnout
TO% - Turnout Percentage = (TO / Reg)
Reg Share – Race/Ethnicity Registration / Total Registration
TO Share – Race/Ethnicity Turnout / Total Turnout
VR Potential - Unregistered Citizens (CVAP - REG)

Source: US Census Bureau, Current Population Reports: Voting and Registration in the Election of November 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, and 2006.

 

 

 

 

 
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