Illinois Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

Illinois
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 9,651 8,831 6,425 72.8% 5,824 90.6%     2,406
White 7,673 7,115 5,150 72.4% 4,275 83.0% 80.16% 73.40% 1,965
Black 1,322 1,278 987 77.2% 918 93.0% 15.36% 15.76% 291
Latino 1,200 770 415 53.9% 295 71.1% 6.46% 5.07% 355
Asian 557 356 228 64.0% 198 86.8% 3.55% 3.40% 128
2010 Total 9,619 8,780 5,823 66.30% 3,994 68.59%     2,957
White 7,799 7,177 4,794 66.80% 3,225 67.27% 82.33% 80.75% 2,383
Black 1,312 1,266 844 66.70% 658 77.96% 14.49% 16.47% 422
Latino 1220 749 388 51.90% 241 62.11% 6.66% 6.03% 361
Asian 434 263 132 50.00% 88 66.67% 2.27% 2.20% 131
2008 Total
9,521
8,681
6,151
70.9%
5,436
88.4%
2,530
White
7,750
7,128
5,160
72.4%
4,520
87.6%
83.89%
83.15%
1,968
Black
1,298
1,260
826
65.6%
784
94.9%
13.43%
14.42%
434
Latino
1,081
671
385
57.4%
314
81.6%
6.26%
5.78%
286
2006 Total
9,392
8,383
5,779
68.9%
3,968
68.7%
2,604
White
6,567
6,261
4,508
72.0%
3,093
68.6%
78.01%
77.95%
1,753
Black
1,274
1,252
822
65.7%
602
73.2%
14.22%
15.17%
430
Latino
1,086
594
316
53.2%
185
58.5%
5.47%
4.66%
278
2004 Total
9,303
8,640
6,437
74.5%
5,672
88.1%
2,203
White
7,648
7,112
5,376
75.6%
4,708
87.6%
83.52%
83.00%
1,736
Black
1,277
1,268
919
72.5%
855
93.0%
14.28%
15.07%
349
Latino
1,031
608
343
56.4%
294
85.7%
5.33%
5.18%
265
2002 Total
9,366
8,575
5,781
67.4%
4,014
69.4%
2,794
White
7,820
7,202
4,864
67.5%
3,366
69.2%
84.14%
83.86%
2,338
Black
1,167
1,149
799
69.5%
590
73.8%
13.82%
14.70%
350
Latino
938
529
299
56.5%
171
57.2%
5.17%
4.26%
230
2000 Total
8,859
8,118
5,911
72.8%
5,030
85.1%
2,207
White
7,174
6,603
4,810
72.8%
4,043
84.1%
81.37%
80.38%
1,793
Black
1,342
1,313
998
76.0%
897
89.9%
16.88%
17.83%
315
Latino
771
400
262
65.5%
218
83.2%
4.43%
4.33%
138
1998 Total
8,659
8,009
5,530
69.0%
3,857
69.7%
2,479
White
7,130
6,633
4,623
69.7%
3,162
68.4%
83.60%
81.98%
2,010
Black
1,179
1,161
828
71.3%
650
78.5%
14.97%
16.85%
333
Latino
755
412
229
55.6%
156
68.1%
4.14%
4.04%
183
1996 Total
8,598
8,082
5,819
72.0%
4,779
82.1%
2,263
White
7,068
6,620
4,780
72.2%
3,914
81.9%
82.14%
81.90%
1,840
Black
1,359
1,336
972
72.8%
818
84.2%
16.70%
17.12%
364
Latino
597
266
152
57.1%
127
83.6%
2.61%
2.66%
114
1994 Total
8,561
7,976
5,434
68.1%
3,685
67.8%
2,542
White
6,916
6,546
4,473
68.3%
3,068
68.6%
82.32%
83.26%
2,073
Black
1,267
1,247
900
72.2%
581
64.6%
16.56%
15.77%
347
Latino
685
407
186
45.7%
125
67.2%
3.42%
3.39%
221
1992 Total
8,676
n/a
6,251
n/a
5,650
90.4%
n/a
White
7,197
n/a
5,237
n/a
4,775
91.2%
83.78%
84.51%
n/a
Black
1,202
n/a
903
n/a
784
86.8%
14.45%
13.88%
n/a
Latino
646
n/a
223
n/a
171
76.7%
3.57%
3.03%
n/a
1990 Total
8,559
n/a
5,615
n/a
4,134
73.6%
n/a
White
7,118
n/a
4,662
n/a
3,438
73.7%
83.03%
83.16%
n/a
Black
1,239
n/a
893
n/a
659
73.8%
15.90%
15.94%
n/a
Latino
555
n/a
181
n/a
114
63.0%
3.22%
2.76%
n/a
1988 Total
8,357
n/a
5,791
n/a
5,073
87.6%
n/a
White
6,903
n/a
4,701
n/a
4,114
87.5%
81.18%
81.10%
n/a
Black
1,295
n/a
1,045
n/a
920
88.0%
18.05%
18.14%
n/a
Latino
501
n/a
179
n/a
154
86.0%
3.09%
3.04%
n/a
1986 Total
8,316
n/a
5,588
n/a
3,933
70.4%
n/a
White
6,919
n/a
4,656
n/a
3,286
70.6%
83.32%
83.55%
n/a
Black
1,206
n/a
900
n/a
634
70.4%
16.11%
16.12%
n/a
Latino
374
n/a
184
n/a
121
65.8%
3.29%
3.08%
n/a
1984 Total
8,410
n/a
6,282
n/a
5,626
89.6%
n/a
White
7,014
n/a
5,253
n/a
4,685
89.2%
83.62%
83.27%
n/a
Black
1,228
n/a
979
n/a
895
91.4%
15.58%
15.91%
n/a
Latino
336
n/a
150
n/a
138
92.0%
2.39%
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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