Special Report

States With the Highest Voter Turnout

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50. Arkansas
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 42.6%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 58.7% (12th lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 26.6 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 16.5% (19th highest)
> Poverty rate: 16.4% (7th highest)

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49. Hawaii
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 44.0%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 47.3% (the lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Clinton, by 32.2 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 17.8% (7th highest)
> Poverty rate: 9.5% (4th lowest)

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48. West Virginia
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 44.1%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 50.8% (2nd lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 42.2 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 19.3% (3rd highest)
> Poverty rate: 19.1% (4th highest)

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47. Idaho
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 47.9%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 62.1% (24th lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 31.6 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 15.3% (15th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 12.8% (25th lowest)

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46. New Mexico
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 48.1%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 54.8% (4th lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Clinton, by 8.3 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 16.8% (13th highest)
> Poverty rate: 19.7% (2nd highest)

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