New Jersey Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

New Jersey
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 6,730 5,929 4,326 73.0% 3,670 84.8%     1,603
White 5,173 4,695 3,448 73.4% 2,907 84.3% 79.70% 79.21% 1,247
Black 907 789 586 74.3% 540 92.2% 13.55% 14.71% 203
Latino 1,170 773 468 60.5% 395 84.4% 10.82% 10.76% 305
Asian 566 373 243 65.1% 179 73.7% 5.62% 4.88% 130
2010 Total 6,581 5,719 3,656 63.90% 2,383 65.18%     2,063
White 5,115 4,529 2,921 64.50% 1,890 64.70% 79.90% 79.31% 1,608
Black 889 832 555 66.80% 390 70.27% 15.18% 16.37% 277
Latino 1,136 628 284 45.20% 177 62.32% 7.77% 7.43% 344
Asian 514 337 175 52.00% 101 57.71% 4.79% 4.24% 162
2008
Total
6,489
5,675
4,022
70.9%
3,637
90.4%
1,653
White
4,991
4,492
3,233
72.0%
2,912
90.1%
80.38%
80.07%
1,259
Black
846
769
513
66.7%
475
92.6%
12.75%
13.06%
256
Latino
1,006
661
388
58.7%
337
86.9%
9.65%
9.27%
273
2006 Total
6,488
5,563
3,487
62.7%
2,406
69.0%
2,076
White
4,107
3,948
2,676
67.8%
1,875
70.1%
76.74%
77.93%
1,272
Black
855
735
359
48.8%
267
74.4%
10.30%
11.10%
376
Latino
960
507
258
50.9%
165
64.0%
7.40%
6.86%
249
2004 Total
6,413
5,591
4,085
73.1%
3,693
90.4%
1,506
White
5,174
4,621
3,410
73.8%
3,086
90.5%
83.48%
83.56%
1,211
Black
845
732
523
71.4%
462
88.3%
12.80%
12.51%
209
Latino
906
475
331
69.7%
277
83.7%
8.10%
7.50%
144
2002 Total
6,669
5,853
3,802
65.0%
2,504
65.9%
2,051
White
4,644
4,434
3,060
69.0%
2,018
65.9%
80.48%
80.59%
1,374
Black
708
652
390
59.8%
267
68.5%
10.26%
10.66%
262
Latino
927
561
251
44.7%
157
62.5%
6.60%
6.27%
310
2000 Total
6,109
5,458
3,859
70.7%
3,374
87.4%
1,599
White
5,033
4,621
3,346
72.4%
2,926
87.4%
86.71%
86.72%
1,275
Black
787
702
422
60.1%
369
87.4%
10.94%
10.94%
280
Latino
583
346
212
61.3%
179
84.4%
5.49%
5.31%
134
1998 Total
6,059
5,455
3,638
66.7%
2,152
59.2%
1,817
White
4,932
4,538
3,091
68.1%
1,785
57.7%
84.96%
82.95%
1,447
Black
886
797
480
60.2%
328
68.3%
13.19%
15.24%
317
Latino
630
413
265
64.2%
148
55.8%
7.28%
6.88%
148
1996 Total
5,944
5,369
3,765
70.1%
3,251
86.3%
1,604
White
4,876
4,527
3,216
71.0%
2,783
86.5%
85.42%
85.60%
1,311
Black
766
715
480
67.1%
412
85.8%
12.75%
12.67%
235
Latino
670
460
284
61.7%
248
87.3%
7.54%
7.63%
176
1994 Total
5,918
5,366
3,698
68.9%
2,426
65.6%
1,668
White
4,839
4,536
3,202
70.6%
2,152
67.2%
86.59%
88.71%
1,334
Black
776
678
412
60.8%
228
55.3%
11.14%
9.40%
266
Latino
546
336
187
55.7%
98
52.4%
5.06%
4.04%
149
1992 Total
5,838
n/a
3,972
n/a
3,572
89.9%
n/a
White
4,837
n/a
3,436
n/a
3,150
91.7%
86.51%
88.19%
n/a
Black
769
n/a
482
n/a
381
79.0%
12.13%
10.67%
n/a
Latino
564
n/a
207
n/a
173
83.6%
5.21%
4.84%
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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