YOUTH AND THE VOTE

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Tennessee

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VOTER TURNOUT 18-29
12.90% 33.50% 35.60% 51.10% 27.40% Frey*
VOTER TURNOUT 18-19
12.70% CIRCLE*
REGISTRATION RATE 18-24
41.10% 45% 44.10% 58.10% 36.70% Census*
VOTER TURNOUT 18-24
11.80% 29.90% 30.70% 46.90% 21.80% Census*

TENNESSEE

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21.80%

YOUTH TURNOUT

Ages 18-24 (Census)

TENNESSEE YOUTH VOTE

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TOP STRATEGIES/INITIATIVES TO INCREASE REGISTRATION & TURNOUT

State Efforts to Facilitate Youth Voting

High school Initiatives

  • Tennessee students participated in 2022 mock election. More than 37,000 students from 262 schools “voted” in the Presidential election in 2020.
  • Tennessee high schools registering 100% of eligible students in 2020 earn the Anne Dallas Dudley Award, named after the Tennessee suffragist.

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  • Tennessee governor supporting and recognizing excellence in civic education in Tennessee.

College and University initiatives

Other Factors and Initiatives

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