Our full analysis of Donald Trump's performance with young voters in the primaries shows that youth generally preferred him less than other candidates.
Data suggests that there is untapped potential for the Republican Party to resonate and engage with youth.
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.
While contact from campaigns surged, too many young people remained left out, undermobilized, and underrepresented in the electorate.
Only 56% of young people, ages 18-24, choose to affiliate with the Democratic or Republican parties.