The issue priorities of voters of different ages drove their vote choice in these important Democratic primaries.
Age, as well as race/ethnicity, influenced vote choice in the 2016 South Carolina democratic primary.
Explore all our analyses of youth turnout and vote choice in the Democratic and Republican 2016 primaries.
Across several highly competitive statewide elections, Democratic candidates performed better in counties with a high proportion of young people—especially youth of color.
Our day-after estimate found that 31% of young people cast ballots in the 2018 midterms, overwhelmingly for Democratic candidates
During the 2016 primaries, Clinton won young voters in just two of the 27 states for which we have data.
Explore our comprehensive report of youth turnout, vote choice, and the composition of the youth electorate
Youth support for Democrats has grown in recent years, but there are significant differences by race/ethnicity and gender.
Our exclusive pre-election poll finds that young people are paying attention to the election and intend to support Democrats.
Young people and people of color remain the biggest supporters of the President.