General Election Turnout

Starting with 1980

Year Registered Voters Ballots Counted Turnout
2017 4,265,433 1,582,481 37.10%
2016 4,270,270 3,363,440 78.76%
2015 3,962,845 1,526,365 38.52%
2014 3,923,279 2,118,642 54.00%
2013 3,914,786 1,772,290 45.27%
2012 3,904,959 3,172,939 81.25%
2011 3,658,413 1,936,950 52.95%
2010 3,601,268 2,565,589 71.24%
2009 3,583,278 1,823,364 50.89%
2008 3,630,118 3,071,587 84.61%
2007 3,288,642 1,645,652 50.04%
2006 3,264,511 2,107,370 64.55%
2005 3,374,541 1,850,017 54.82%
2004 3,508,208 2,884,783 82.23%
2003 3,212,043 1,300,602 40.49%
2002 3,209,648 1,808,720 56.35%
2001 3,291,103 1,464,891 44.51%
2000 3,335,714 2,517,028 75.46%
1999 3,099,553 1,790,518 57.77%
1998 3,119,562 1,939,421 62.17%
1997 3,032,992 1,718,307 56.65%
1996 3,078,208 2,293,895 74.52%
1995 2,834,181 1,397,039 49.29%
1994 2,896,319 1,733,471 59.85%
1993 2,780,033 1,542,599 55.49%
1992 2,814,680 2,324,907 82.60%
1991 2,266,617 1,539,034 67.90%
1990 2,225,101 1,362,651 61.24%
1989 2,221,407 1,068,721 48.11%
1988 2,499,309 1,923,043 76.94%
1987 2,171,365 918,816 42.32%
1986 2,230,354 1,358,160 60.89%
1985 2,239,900 900,078 40.18%
1984 2,457,667 1,931,546 78.59%
1983 2,109,096 1,238,395 58.72%
1982 2,105,563 1,404,831 66.72%
1981 2,029,631 948,359 46.73%
1980 2,236,603 1,722,904 77.03%