voter-turnout-teaser

Photo illustration of what a "I Voted" sticker would look like if it were a pie chart representing the percentage of people who actually voted during the 2016 presidential election.

Whether you voted for Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential election, there was another opponent (of sorts) that bested both candidate's percentages — the very large group of people who didn't vote.

Explore this animated and interactive graphic showing voter turnout from 1960-2016:

 

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