Special Report

States With the Highest Voter Turnout

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40. New York
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 49.5%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 57.2% (8th lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Clinton, by 21.3 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 15.9% (25th highest)
> Poverty rate: 14.1% (16th highest)

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39. Tennessee
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 49.6%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 54.0% (3rd lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 26.2 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 15.9% (25th highest)
> Poverty rate: 15.0% (10th highest)

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38. Louisiana
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 49.8%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 61.6% (22nd lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 19.7 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 14.9% (9th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 19.7% (2nd highest)

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37. Alabama
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 50.7%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 57.4% (9th lowest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 28.3 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 16.5% (19th highest)
> Poverty rate: 16.9% (6th highest)

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36. Nebraska
> 2018 midterm election turnout: 50.8%
> 2016 presidential election turnout: 66.8% (9th highest)
> 2016 general election result: Trump, by 26.3 percentage points
> Population 65 and older: 15.4% (19th lowest)
> Poverty rate: 10.8% (13th lowest)

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