South Carolina Latino Voter Statistics

Census Analysis
(All statistics in thousands)

South Carolina
Year
Race
VAP
CVAP
REG
REG %
TO
TO %
REG SHARE
TO SHARE
VR POTENTIAL
2012 Total 3,516 3,380 2,479 73.3% 2,187 88.2%     901
White 2,508 2,400 1,745 72.7% 1,515 86.8% 70.39% 69.27% 655
Black 919 911 691 75.9% 631 91.3% 27.87% 28.85% 220
Latino 114 37 21 56.8% 16 76.2% 0.85% 0.73% 16
Asian 48 30 17 56.7% 17 100.0% 0.69% 0.78% 13
2010 Total 3,453 3,339 2,304 69.00% 1,700 73.78%    
1,035
White 2,455 2,361 1,646 69.70% 1,190 72.30% 71.44% 70.00%
715
Black 898 898 616 68.60% 482 78.25% 26.74% 28.35%
282
Latino 112 45 15 32.80% 4 26.67% 0.65% 0.24%
30
Asian 49 29 15 n/a 7 46.67% 0.65% 0.41%
14
2008
Total
3,313
3,202
2,385
74.5%
2,100
88.1%
817
White
2,413
2,319
1,713
73.9%
1,466
85.6%
71.82%
69.81%
606
Black
854
847
650
76.7%
615
94.6%
27.25%
29.29%
197
Latino
111
37
21
56.8%
18
85.7%
0.88%
0.86%
16
2006 Total
3,197
3,043
1,986
65.3%
1,376
69.3%
1,057
White
2,145
2,133
1,363
63.9%
933
68.5%
68.63%
67.81%
770
Black
858
828
582
70.3%
419
72.0%
29.31%
30.45%
246
Latino
151
35
9
25.7%
7
77.8%
0.45%
0.51%
26
2004 Total
3,061
3,002
2,238
74.6%
1,899
84.9%
764
White
2,142
2,120
1,617
76.3%
1,377
85.2%
72.25%
72.51%
503
Black
837
834
595
71.3%
498
83.7%
26.59%
26.22%
239
Latino
52
16
13
81.3%
13
100.0%
0.58%
0.68%
3
2002 Total
2,967
2,900
1,972
68.0%
1,353
68.6%
928
White
2,134
2,123
1,455
68.5%
989
68.0%
73.78%
73.10%
668
Black
705
702
483
68.8%
343
71.0%
24.49%
25.35%
219
Latino
107
61
27
44.3%
18
66.7%
1.37%
1.33%
34
2000 Total
2,929
2,897
1,993
68.8%
1,725
86.6%
904
White
2,171
2,160
1,516
70.2%
1,303
85.9%
76.07%
75.54%
644
Black
662
657
454
69.1%
402
88.5%
22.78%
23.30%
203
Latino
62
46
7
15.2%
7
100.0%
0.35%
0.41%
39
1998 Total
2,817
2,793
1,907
68.3%
1,328
69.6%
886
White
2,032
2,024
1,391
68.7%
1,001
72.0%
72.94%
75.38%
633
Black
741
741
504
68.0%
317
62.9%
26.43%
23.87%
237
Latino
24
16
6
37.5%
3
50.0%
0.31%
0.23%
10
1996 Total
2,716
2,705
1,851
68.4%
1,479
79.9%
854
White
2,005
1,994
1,399
70.2%
1,127
80.6%
75.58%
76.20%
595
Black
677
677
436
64.4%
338
77.5%
23.55%
22.85%
241
Latino
18
15
6
40.0%
6
100.0%
0.32%
0.41%
9
1994 Total
2,681
n/a
1,635
n/a
1,217
74.4%
n/a
White
1,765
n/a
1,108
n/a
872
78.7%
67.77%
71.65%
n/a
Black
882
n/a
520
n/a
341
65.6%
31.80%
28.02%
n/a
Latino
16
n/a
-
n/a
-
n/a
n/a
n/a
n/a
1992 Total
2,580
n/a
1,730
n/a
1,496
86.5%
n/a
White
1,842
n/a
1,274
n/a
1,134
89.0%
73.64%
75.80%
n/a
Black
683
n/a
430
n/a
338
78.6%
24.86%
22.59%
n/a
Latino
21
n/a
8
n/a
8
100.0%
0.46%
0.53%
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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