Voter Turnout In The United States 1788-2009, 1st Edition

  • Curtis Gans
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  • ISBN-10: 1608712702
  • ISBN-13: 9781608712700
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 607 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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Overview

Based on meticulous research on participation in U.S. elections dating back to 1788, this important new work provides comprehensive turnout statistics for general and primary elections for presidential, congressional, and state gubernatorial races. Extensive graphs and tables detail over two centuries of trends. Voter turnout—the percentage of eligible citizens who cast ballots in a given election— offers insight into the health of American democracy at any given moment in time or over a span of years. Ideal for elections scholars and researchers at academic, community college, and public libraries.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Chapter Contents.
About the Authors.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: 1788–1809.
2: Chronology of Major Events, 1788–1809.
3: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1787–1809.
4: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1792–1808.
5: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1788–1809.
6: States with Race and Citizenship Requirements for Suffrage, 1788–1809.
7: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1789–1808.
8: Partisan Turnout, Presidential Years, Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1788–1808.
9: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1789–1808.
10: United States Presidential General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1789–1808.
11: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1788–1808.
12: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1788–1808.
13: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1788–1808.
14: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1788–1808.
15: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1790–1806.
16: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1790–1806.
17: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1790–1806.
18: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1790–1806.
19: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1790–1806.
20: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1790–1806.
21: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1789–1809.
22: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1789–1809.
23: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1789–1809.
24: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist Turnout for Election Years 1789–1809.
25: 1810–1829.
26: Chronology of Major Events, 1810–1829.
27: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1810–1829.
28: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1812–1828.
29: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1810–1829.
30: States with Race and Citizenship Requirements for Suffrage, 1810–1829.
31: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1812–1828.
32: Partisan Turnout, Presidential Years, Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1812–1828.
33: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1812–1828.
34: United States Presidential General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1812–1828*.
35: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1812–1828.
36: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1812–1828*.
37: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1812–1828.
38: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1812–1828*.
39: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1810–1826.
40: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1810–1826.
41: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1810–1826.
42: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1810–1826*.
43: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1810–1826.
44: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1810–1826*.
45: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Election Years 1810–1826.
46: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1810–1826*.
47: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1811–1829.
48: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1811–1829*.
49: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1811–1829.
50: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Federalist (or National Republican) Turnout for Election Years 1811–1829*.
51: 1830–1849.
52: Chronology of Major Events, 1830–1849.
53: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1830–1849.
54: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1832–1848.
55: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1830–1849.
56: States with Race and Citizenship Requirements for Suffrage, 1830–1849.
57: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1832–1848.
58: Partisan Turnout, Presidential Years, Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1832–1848.
59: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1832–1848.
60: United States Presidential General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1832–1848.
61: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1832–1848.
62: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1832–1848.
63: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1832–1848.
64: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1832–1848.
65: Midterm Turnout, Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1830–1846.
66: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1830–1846.
67: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1830–1846.
68: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1830–1846.
69: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1830–1846.
70: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1830–1846.
71: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Election Years 1830–1846.
72: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1830–1846.
73: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1831–1849.
74: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1831–1849.
75: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1831–1849.
76: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Whig Turnout for Election Years 1831–1849.
77: 1850–1869.
78: Chronology of Major Events, 1850–1869.
79: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1850–1869.
80: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1852–1868.
81: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1850–1869.
82: States with Race and Citizenship Requirements for Suffrage, 1850–1869.
83: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1852–1868.
84: Partisan Turnout, Presidential Years, Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1852–1868.
85: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1852–1868.
86: United States Presidential General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1852–1868.
87: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1852–1868.
88: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1852–1868.
89: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1852–1868.
90: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1852–1868.
91: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1850–1866.
92: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1850–1866.
93: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1850–1866.
94: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1850–1866*.
95: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1850–1866.
96: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1850–1866.
97: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Election Years 1850–1866.
98: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1850–1866.
99: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1851–1869.
100: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1851–1869.
101: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1851–1869.
102: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1851–1869.
103: 1870–1889.
104: Chronology of Major Events, 1870–1889.
105: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1870–1889.
106: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1872–1888.
107: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1870–1889.
108: States with Special Provisions Affecting Aliens and Immigrants, 1870–1889.
109: States with Literacy Requirements for Suffrage, 1870–1889.
110: States with Residency Requirements for Suffrage, 1870–1889.
111: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1872–1888.
112: Partisan Turnout Presidential Years Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1872–1888.
113: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1872–1888.
114: United States Presidential General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1872–1888.
115: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1872–1888.
116: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1872–1888.
117: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1872–1888.
118: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1872–1888.
119: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1870–1886.
120: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1870–1886.
121: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1870–1886.
122: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1870–1886.
123: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1870–1886.
124: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1870–1886.
125: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Election Years 1870–1886.
126: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1870–1886.
127: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1871–1889.
128: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1871–1889.
129: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1871–1889.
130: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1871–1889.
131: 1890–1909.
132: Chronology of Major Events, 1890–1909.
133: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1890–1909.
134: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1892–1908.
135: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1890–1909.
136: States with Special Provisions Affecting Aliens and Immigrants, 1890–1909.
137: States with Literacy Requirements for Suffrage, 1890–1909.
138: States with Residency Requirements for Suffrage, 1890–1909.
139: States Fully Enfranchising Women Prior to 1910.
140: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1892–1908.
141: Partisan Turnout Presidential Years Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1892–1908.
142: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1892–1908.
143: United States Presidential General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1892–1908.
144: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1892–1908.
145: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1892–1908.
146: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1892–1908.
147: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1892–1908.
148: State Gubernatorial Primary Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Year 1908.
149: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1890–1906.
150: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1890–1906.
151: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1890–1906.
152: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1890–1906.
153: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1890–1906.
154: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1890–1906.
155: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Election Years 1890–1906.
156: Total Highest Statewide General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1890–1906.
157: State Gubernatorial Primary Elections: Election Year 1906.
158: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1891–1909.
159: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1891–1909.
160: 1910–1929.
161: Chronology of Major Events, 1910–1929.
162: State and Federal Laws Chronology, 1910–1929.
163: National Count of Popular Vote for President, 1912–1928.
164: States with Property and Taxpaying Requirements for Suffrage, 1910–1929.
165: States with Special Provisions Affecting Aliens and Immigrants, 1910–1929.
166: States with Literacy Requirements for Suffrage, 1910–1929.
167: States with Residency Requirements for Suffrage, 1910–1929.
168: States Fully Enfranchising Women Prior to the Nineteenth Amendment.
169: States Permitting Women to Vote in Presidential Elections Prior to the Nineteenth Amendment.
170: United States Presidential Turnout, Election Years 1912–1928.
171: Partisan Turnout Presidential Years Based on Aggregate House Turnout, Election Years 1912–1928.
172: United States Presidential General Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
173: United States Presidential General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
174: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
175: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
176: United States Senate General Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
177: United States Senate General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
178: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
179: United States House of Representatives General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
180: United States Presidential Primary Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
181: United States Presidential Primary Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
182: State Gubernatorial Primary Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
183: State Gubernatorial Primary Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
184: United States Senate Primary Elections: Election Years 1912–1928.
185: United States Senate Primary Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1912–1928.
186: Midterm Turnout Election Based on Highest Statewide Turnout, Election Years 1910–1926.
187: Partisan Turnout Midterm Election Based on Aggregate House of Representatives Turnout, Election Years 1910–1926.
188: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Election Years 1910–1926.
189: State Gubernatorial General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1910–1926.
190: United States Senate General Elections: Election Years 1910–1926.
191: United States Senate General Elections: Republican Turnout for Election Years 1910–1926.