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.
8% of youth voted in South Carolina, and Joe Biden comfortably won the state’s primary despite Bernie Sanders winning the youth vote by a large margin.
Our exclusive poll also finds that campaign outreach in the state has gone mostly to those who have voted in primaries before, with even less outreach to Latinos than to White Texans
Our comprehensive survey of young people includes analysis of youth intention to vote, electoral outreach, and breakdowns by race/ethnicity and education.
The Engaged Citizen Index: Examining the Racial and Ethnic Civic and Political Engagement Gaps of Young Adults
A new working paper highlights various disparities in the political and civic participation of youth.
In two new fact sheets we provide in-depth analysis of differences between younger and older voters, and between young voters of different identities.
We estimate that half of young people voted in the election, and exit polls show they strongly preferred Hillary Clinton
Highlights from our comprehensive analysis of youth participation in the 2014 midterm election,
Our fact sheets explore how young Asians, Latinos, and African Americans participate in elections.
In the Democratic primary race for the Massachusetts 7th District, Pressley drew support from precincts with more youth and people of color.