YOUTH AND THE VOTE

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Connecticut

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VOTER TURNOUT 18-29
23.40% 49.80% 37.80% 55.30% 29.70% Frey*
VOTER TURNOUT 18-19
49% CIRCLE*
REGISTRATION RATE 18-24
35.20% 46.60% 47.80% 58% 42.10% Census*
Voter Turnout 18-24
17.70% 37% 32.70% 50.10% 23.40% Census*

CONNECTICUT

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23.40%

YOUTH TURNOUT

Ages 18-24 (Census)

CONNECTICUT YOUTH VOTE

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TOP STRATEGIES/INITIATIVES TO INCREASE REGISTRATION & TURNOUT

Statewide Policies and Resources

High school Initiatives

  • Voting fact sheet for students and new voters.
  • New Britain LWV offers free membership to high school and college students.
  • On behalf of a number of NGOs, LWV describes the success of the measures taken in 2020 to ease voting for all ages during the pandemic.

College and University initiatives

  • Voting fact sheet for students and new voters.
  • New Britain LWV offers free membership to high school and college students.
  • On behalf of a number of NGOs, LWV describes the success of the measures taken in 2020 to ease voting for all ages during the pandemic.

Other Factors and Initiatives

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