Mississippi Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

Mississippi
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 2,166 2,130 1,794 84.2% 1,588 88.5%     336
White 1,355 1,338 1,094 81.8% 951 86.9% 60.98% 59.89% 244
Black 748 744 674 90.6% 613 90.9% 37.57% 38.60% 70
Latino 35 17 5 29.4% 2 40.0% 0.28% 0.13% 12
Asian 26 10 5 50.0% 2 40.0% 0.28% 0.13% 5
2010 Total 2,113 2,087 1,532 73.40% 983 64.16%     555
White 1,324 1,309 970 74.10% 623 64.23% 63.32% 63.38% 339
Black 721 721 534 74.10% 351 65.73% 34.86% 35.71% 187
Latino 17 8 5 n/a 3 60.00% 0.33% 0.31% 3
Asian 29 19 12 n/a 2 16.67% 0.78% 0.20% 7
2008 Total
2,109
2,064
1,589
77.0%
1,439
90.6%
475
White
1,360
1,315
982
74.7%
896
91.2%
61.80%
62.27%
333
Black
718
718
588
81.9%
524
89.1%
37.00%
36.41%
130
Latino
54
15
10
66.7%
10
100.0%
0.63%
0.69%
5
2006 Total
2,083
2,054
1,437
70.0%
879
61.2%
617
White
1,285
1,280
909
71.0%
510
56.1%
63.26%
58.02%
371
Black
718
718
518
72.1%
362
69.9%
36.05%
41.18%
200
Latino
39
15
-
n/a
-
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
2004 Total
2,081
2,049
1,510
73.7%
1,263
83.6%
539
White
1,288
1,285
949
73.9%
773
81.5%
62.85%
61.20%
336
Black
698
698
531
76.1%
466
87.8%
35.17%
36.90%
167
Latino
46
25
16
64.0%
12
75.0%
1.06%
0.95%
9
2002 Total
2,014
1,982
1,400
70.6%
855
61.1%
582
White
1,320
1,320
952
72.1%
589
61.9%
68.00%
68.89%
368
Black
628
628
434
69.1%
257
59.2%
31.00%
30.06%
194
Latino
49
23
8
34.8%
4
50.0%
0.57%
0.47%
15
2000 Total
2,029
2,001
1,465
73.2%
1,213
82.8%
536
White
1,371
1,361
995
73.1%
849
85.3%
67.92%
69.99%
366
Black
611
611
450
73.6%
357
79.3%
30.72%
29.43%
161
Latino
25
19
13
68.4%
4
30.8%
0.89%
0.33%
6
1998 Total
1,975
1,958
1,446
73.9%
793
54.8%
512
White
1,255
1,254
951
75.8%
516
54.3%
65.77%
65.07%
303
Black
670
670
478
71.3%
271
56.7%
33.06%
34.17%
192
Latino
22
18
8
44.4%
4
50.0%
0.55%
0.50%
10
1996 Total
1,942
1,926
1,389
72.1%
1,069
77.0%
537
White
1,256
1,253
942
75.2%
745
79.1%
67.82%
69.69%
311
Black
660
660
445
67.4%
322
72.4%
32.04%
30.12%
215
Latino
10
10
3
30.0%
3
100.0%
0.22%
0.28%
7
1994 Total
1,863
n/a
1,353
n/a
826
61.0%
n/a
White
1,114
n/a
831
n/a
514
61.9%
61.42%
62.23%
n/a
Black
738
n/a
516
n/a
308
59.7%
38.14%
37.29%
n/a
Latino
6
n/a
2
n/a
2
100.0%
0.15%
0.24%
n/a
1992 Total
1,839
n/a
1,458
n/a
1,228
84.2%
n/a
White
1,230
n/a
986
n/a
854
86.6%
67.63%
69.54%
n/a
Black
602
n/a
472
n/a
372
78.8%
32.37%
30.29%
n/a
Latino
3
n/a
1
n/a
1
100.0%
0.07%
0.08%
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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