Estimates of the Voting Age Population for 2016

SUMMARY

This notice announces the voting age population estimates as of July 1, 2016, for each state and the District of Columbia. We are providing this notice in accordance with the 1976 amendment to the Federal Election Campaign Act, Title 52, United States Code, Section 30116(e).

 
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Federal Register, Volume 82 Issue 18 (Monday, January 30, 2017)

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FR Doc No: 2017-01890

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DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

Office of the Secretary

Estimates of the Voting Age Population for 2016

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, Commerce.

ACTION: General notice announcing population estimates.

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SUMMARY: This notice announces the voting age population estimates as of July 1, 2016, for each state and the District of Columbia. We are providing this notice in accordance with the 1976 amendment to the Federal Election Campaign Act, Title 52, United States Code, Section 30116(e).

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen Battle, Chief, Population Division, U.S. Census Bureau, Room HQ-6H174, Washington, DC 20233, at 301-763-2071.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Under the requirements of the 1976 amendment to the Federal Election Campaign Act, Title 52, United States Code, Section 30116(e), I hereby give notice that the estimates of the voting age population for July 1, 2016, for each state and the District of Columbia are as shown in the following table.

Estimates of the Population of Voting Age for Each State and the

District of Columbia: July 1, 2016

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Population

Area 18 and over

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United States: 249,485,228

Alabama.................................................. 3,766,477

Alaska................................................... 554,567

Arizona.................................................. 5,299,579

Arkansas................................................. 2,283,195

California............................................... 30,157,154

Colorado................................................. 4,279,173

Connecticut.............................................. 2,823,158

Delaware................................................. 747,791

District of Columbia..................................... 560,277

Florida.................................................. 16,465,727

Georgia.................................................. 7,798,827

Hawaii................................................... 1,120,541

Idaho.................................................... 1,245,967

Illinois................................................. 9,875,430

Indiana.................................................. 5,057,601

Iowa..................................................... 2,403,962

Kansas................................................... 2,192,338

Kentucky................................................. 3,426,345

Louisiana................................................ 3,567,717

Maine.................................................... 1,076,765

Maryland................................................. 4,667,719

Massachusetts............................................ 5,433,677

Michigan................................................. 7,737,243

Minnesota................................................ 4,231,619

Mississippi.............................................. 2,267,438

Missouri................................................. 4,706,137

Montana.................................................. 814,909

Nebraska................................................. 1,433,791

Nevada................................................... 2,262,631

New Hampshire............................................ 1,074,207

New Jersey............................................... 6,959,717

New Mexico............................................... 1,590,352

New York................................................. 15,564,730

North Carolina........................................... 7,848,068

North Dakota............................................. 581,641

Ohio..................................................... 9,002,201

Oklahoma................................................. 2,961,933

Oregon................................................... 3,224,738

Pennsylvania............................................. 10,109,422

Rhode Island............................................. 848,045

South Carolina........................................... 3,863,498

South Dakota............................................. 652,167

Tennessee................................................ 5,149,399

Texas.................................................... 20,568,009

Utah..................................................... 2,129,444

Vermont.................................................. 506,066

Virginia................................................. 6,541,685

Washington............................................... 5,658,502

West Virginia............................................ 1,456,034

Wisconsin................................................ 4,491,015

Wyoming.................................................. 446,600

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division, Vintage 2016 Population

Estimates.

I have certified these estimates for the Federal Election Commission.

Dated: January 18, 2017.

Penny Pritzker,

Secretary, U.S. Department of Commerce.

FR Doc. 2017-01890 Filed 1-27-17; 8:45 am

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