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Voter Turnout

Gender Differences in Voter Turnout

Includes listing of percentages of men and women voting in presidential and non-presidential years from 1964 through 2012 and voter registration numbers from 1984 through 2012. Also includes a break down of differences between men and women voting by racial category (1984 - 2012) and age (1996 and 2012).

Voting Patterns of Young Men and Women

Voting percentages and attitudes of young men and women from 1974 through 2012.

8.8 Million More Women Than Men Voted in 2004 Elections

Women turned out to vote in the 2004 elections at a notably higher rate than men, according to official figures released in early June 2005 by the U.S. Bureau of the Census.

Gender Differences in Voter Turnout in 2000: Battleground States

A list of percentages and numbers of men and women voters in 18 states where the margin of victory for Bush or Gore in the 2000 elections was less than 7 percentage points.