Our analysis of which youth voted by mail in 2012 and 2016, how they did it, and why, can offer insights to those looking to expand the practice in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Lessons from our initiative helping young leaders connect with election administrators to broaden youth voting.
CIRCLE research from the past two election cycles reveals that young White men vote differently and participate in civic activism at lower rates than their peers.
In four large, diverse states, Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders performed very differently in counties with high proportions of Black youth and in those with high Latino youth.
The former Vice President lost the youth vote to Bernie Sanders by double digits, suggesting he still has work to do to appeal to young voters.
Millions of young people have lent their energy to candidates and campaigns, but many more would do so if given the opportunity.
Youth turnout increased in Missouri and Mississippi compared to previous years with just one party holding competitive primaries
Our comprehensive scan of state codes that encourage or facilitate electoral engagement and education for youth before they turn 18
Explore CIRCLE's data and analysis on youth participation in the Super Tuesday contests, including exclusive estimates of youth voter turnout.