Massachusetts Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

Massachusetts
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 5,170 4,774 3,759 78.7% 3,382 90.0%     1,015
White 4,358 4,128 3,331 80.7% 3,009 90.3% 88.61% 88.97% 797
Black 385 321 228 71.0% 211 92.5% 6.07% 6.24% 93
Latino 453 322 216 67.1% 202 93.5% 5.75% 5.97% 106
Asian 317 219 119 54.3% 98 82.4% 3.17% 2.90% 100
2010 Total 5097 4695 3230 68.80% 2452 75.91%     1,465
White 4516 4283 3037 70.90% 2304 75.86% 94.02% 93.96% 1,246
Black 319 236 109 46.30% 93 85.32% 3.37% 3.79% 127
Latino 430 346 134 38.80% 48 35.82% 4.15% 1.96% 212
Asian 216 134 63 47.00% 44 69.84% 1.95% 1.79% 71
2008
Total
4,962
4,533
3,293
72.6%
3,044
92.4%
1,240
White
4,280
4,044
3,026
74.8%
2,787
92.1%
91.89%
91.56%
1,018
Black
310
235
145
61.7%
145
100.0%
4.40%
4.76%
90
Latino
286
193
103
53.4%
77
74.8%
3.13%
2.53%
90
2006 Total
4,864
4,395
3,180
72.4%
2,434
76.5%
1,215
White
4,046
3,860
2,878
74.6%
2,226
77.3%
90.50%
91.45%
982
Black
292
216
122
56.5%
97
79.5%
3.84%
3.99%
94
Latino
265
179
84
46.9%
61
72.6%
2.64%
2.51%
95
2004 Total
4,840
4,497
3,483
77.5%
3,085
88.6%
1,014
White
4,297
4,049
3,234
79.9%
2,880
89.1%
92.85%
93.35%
815
Black
292
273
148
54.2%
127
85.8%
4.25%
4.12%
125
Latino
323
212
140
66.0%
106
75.7%
4.02%
3.44%
72
2002 Total
4,931
4,459
3,198
71.7%
2,340
73.2%
1,261
White
4,424
4,103
2,980
72.6%
2,179
73.1%
93.18%
93.12%
1,123
Black
316
252
176
69.8%
138
78.4%
5.50%
5.90%
76
Latino
315
180
74
41.1%
46
62.2%
2.31%
1.97%
106
2000 Total
4,614
4,246
3,244
76.4%
2,772
85.5%
1,002
White
4,189
3,930
3,047
77.5%
2,590
85.0%
93.93%
93.43%
883
Black
311
256
173
67.6%
158
91.3%
5.33%
5.70%
83
Latino
251
175
103
58.9%
51
49.5%
3.18%
1.84%
72
1998 Total
4,594
4,234
2,947
69.6%
2,124
72.1%
1,287
White
4,282
4,011
2,830
70.6%
2,042
72.2%
96.03%
96.14%
1,181
Black
213
168
93
55.4%
70
75.3%
3.16%
3.30%
75
Latino
217
117
47
40.2%
30
63.8%
1.59%
1.41%
70
1996 Total
4,560
4,230
3,040
71.9%
2,569
84.5%
1,190
White
4,187
3,966
2,875
72.5%
2,438
84.8%
94.57%
94.90%
1,091
Black
228
193
125
64.8%
98
78.4%
4.11%
3.81%
68
Latino
161
119
48
40.3%
36
75.0%
1.58%
1.40%
71
1994 Total
4,532
4,277
2,993
70.0%
2,351
78.5%
1,284
White
4,179
4,027
2,842
70.6%
2,235
78.6%
94.95%
95.07%
1,185
Black
214
180
120
66.7%
94
78.3%
4.01%
4.00%
60
Latino
128
87
28
32.2%
16
57.1%
0.94%
0.68%
59
1992 Total
4,501
n/a
3,262
n/a
2,960
90.7%
n/a
White
4,233
n/a
3,141
n/a
2,854
90.9%
96.29%
96.42%
n/a
Black
184
n/a
95
n/a
83
87.4%
2.91%
2.80%
n/a
Latino
124
n/a
28
n/a
18
64.3%
0.86%
0.61%
n/a
1990 Total
4,486
n/a
3,109
n/a
2,638
84.9%
n/a
White
4,208
n/a
3,013
n/a
2,558
84.9%
96.91%
96.97%
n/a
Black
159
n/a
73
n/a
61
83.6%
2.35%
2.31%
n/a
Latino
154
n/a
49
n/a
39
79.6%
1.58%
1.48%
n/a
1988 Total
4,445
n/a
3,160
n/a
2,827
89.5%
n/a
White
4,192
n/a
3,064
n/a
2,750
89.8%
96.96%
97.28%
n/a
Black
160
n/a
72
n/a
59
81.9%
2.28%
2.09%
n/a
Latino
142
n/a
41
n/a
31
75.6%
1.30%
1.10%
n/a
1986 Total
4,399
n/a
2,939
n/a
2,129
72.4%
n/a
White
4,148
n/a
2,829
n/a
2,058
72.7%
96.26%
96.67%
n/a
Black
185
n/a
92
n/a
67
72.8%
3.13%
3.15%
n/a
Latino
110
n/a
19
n/a
15
78.9%
0.65%
0.70%
n/a
1984 Total
4,422
n/a
3,078
n/a
2,693
87.5%
n/a
White
4,192
n/a
2,964
n/a
2,595
87.6%
96.30%
96.36%
n/a
Black
177
n/a
113
n/a
99
87.6%
3.67%
3.68%
n/a
Latino
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
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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