Louisiana Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

Louisiana
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 3,321 3,239 2,498 77.1% 2,148 86.0%     741
White 2,242 2,174 1,681 77.3% 1,421 84.5% 67.29% 66.15% 493
Black 996 996 768 77.1% 692 90.1% 30.74% 32.22% 228
Latino 125 70 57 81.4% 48 84.2% 2.28% 2.23% 13
Asian 37 23 6 26.1% 6 100.0% 0.24% 0.28% 17
2010 TotalĀ  3314 3236 2425 74.90% 1618 66.72%     811
White 2218 2167 1624 74.90% 1101 67.80% 66.97% 68.05% 543
Black 981 981 743 75.80% 480 64.60% 30.64% 29.67% 238
Latino 104 67 42 63.20% 16 38.10% 1.73% 0.99% 25
Asian 36 9 3 n/a 3 100.00% 0.12% 0.19% 6
2008
Total
3,161
3,056
2,393
78.3%
2,149
89.8%
663
White
2,119
2,068
1,647
79.6%
1,490
90.5%
68.83%
69.33%
421
Black
943
943
712
75.5%
625
87.8%
29.75%
29.08%
231
Latino
100
58
39
67.2%
32
82.1%
1.63%
1.49%
19
2006
Total
3,071
3,006
2,179
72.5%
1,201
55.1%
827
White
2,042
2,027
1,531
75.5%
849
55.5%
70.26%
70.69%
496
Black
884
880
592
67.3%
319
53.9%
27.17%
26.56%
288
Latino
92
59
33
55.9%
31
93.9%
1.51%
2.58%
26
2004
Total
3,277
3,218
2,413
75.0%
2,067
85.7%
805
White
2,191
2,180
1,678
77.0%
1,430
85.2%
69.54%
69.18%
502
Black
976
966
693
71.7%
606
87.4%
28.72%
29.32%
273
Latino
68
30
19
63.3%
16
84.2%
0.79%
0.77%
11
2002
Total
3,092
3,034
2,276
75.0%
1,527
67.1%
758
White
2,005
1,990
1,515
76.1%
1,045
69.0%
66.56%
68.43%
475
Black
902
895
672
75.1%
431
64.1%
29.53%
28.23%
223
Latino
135
106
63
59.4%
38
60.3%
2.77%
2.49%
43
2000
Total
3,143
3,091
2,369
76.6%
2,030
85.7%
722
White
2,142
2,134
1,670
78.3%
1,442
86.3%
70.49%
71.03%
464
Black
884
884
647
73.2%
555
85.8%
27.31%
27.34%
237
Latino
61
50
38
76.0%
22
57.9%
1.60%
1.08%
12
1998
Total
3,114
3,073
2,261
73.6%
1,193
52.8%
812
White
2,000
1,995
1,513
75.8%
724
47.9%
66.92%
60.69%
482
Black
980
972
681
70.1%
450
66.1%
30.12%
37.72%
291
Latino
66
58
41
70.7%
14
34.1%
1.81%
1.17%
17
1996
Total
3,098
3,053
2,275
74.5%
1,915
84.2%
778
White
2,165
2,133
1,613
75.6%
1,355
84.0%
70.90%
70.76%
520
Black
908
904
653
72.2%
553
84.7%
28.70%
28.88%
251
Latino
60
38
24
63.2%
13
54.2%
1.05%
0.68%
14
1994
Total
3,013
n/a
2,126
n/a
1,031
48.5%
n/a
White
2,091
n/a
1,521
n/a
745
49.0%
71.54%
72.26%
n/a
Black
908
n/a
597
n/a
281
47.1%
28.08%
27.26%
n/a
Latino
61
n/a
32
n/a
15
46.9%
1.51%
1.45%
n/a
1992
Total
2,972
n/a
2,290
n/a
2,040
89.1%
n/a
White
2,198
n/a
1,674
n/a
1,502
89.7%
73.10%
73.63%
n/a
Black
721
n/a
593
n/a
515
86.8%
25.90%
25.25%
n/a
Latino
41
n/a
22
n/a
22
100.0%
0.96%
1.08%
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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