SOUTH DAKOTA ELECTION STATISTICS

 

YEAR                 |1988  |1990  |1992  |1993   |1994  |1996  |1998   |2000  |2001   |2002  |2004  |2006  |2008  |2010  |                
PRESIDENTIAL PRIMARY |      |      |      |SPECIAL|      |      |       |      |SPECIAL|      |      |      |      |      | 
Republican Reg.      |206585|      |199232|203986 |      |211896|       |      |228624 |      |      |      |      |      |
Democrat Registration|179641|      |172073|178729 |      |173348|       |      |181979 |      |      |      |      |      | 
Libertarian Reg.     |      |      |    78|   367 |      |   553|       |      |  1092 |      |      |      |      |      |   
Reform Registration  |      |      |      |       |      |      |       |      |   127 |      |      |      |      |      |
Other Registration   | 31967|      | 31274| 40737 |      | 43631|       |      | 62959 |      |      |      |      |      | 
TOTAL REGISTRATION   |418193|      |402657|423819 |      |429428|       |      |474781 |      |      |      |      |      |
VOTING AGE POPUL.    |507000|      |497475|508885 |      |512764|       |      |552195 |      |      |      |      |      |
REG. % OF VAP        | 82.5%|      | 80.9%| 83.3% |      | 83.7%|       |      |  86.0%|      |      |      |      |      |
TURNOUT              |165011|      |104174|160528 |      | 70245|       |      | 90419 |      |      |      |      |      |
TURNOUT % OF GOP     | 45.2%|      | 22.4%|       |      | 32.9%|       |      |       |      |      |      |      |      |
TURNOUT % OF DEM     | 39.9%|      | 34.5%|       |      |      |       |      |       |      |      |      |      |      |
TURNOUT % OF REG.    | 42.7%|      | 28.1%| 37.9% |      | 27.4%|       |      |  19.0%|      |      |      |      |      |
PRECICNTS            |  1149|      | 1010 |   847 |      |   878|       |      |    657|      |      |      |      |      |  
PRIMARY              |      |      |      |       |      |      |      |      |        |      |      |
Republican Reg.      |208361|201339|200425|       |203543|215980|215908|215938|        |219292|223861|233299|235388|234785|  
Democrat Registration|181331|174153|174386|       |172373|175853|175916|174758|        |171956|179869|185768|195063|194023|
Libertarian Reg.     |      |      |   222|       |   402|   568|   882|   968|        |  1072|  1049|  1092|  1002|  1055|
Reform Registration  |      |      |      |       |      |      |      |    97|        |   120|      |      |      |      |
Constitution Reg.    |      |      |      |       |      |      |      |      |        |      |    66|   329|   297|   328|
Other Registration   | 31848| 30265| 31788|       | 39201| 45342| 50512| 55170|        | 59478| 60128| 68793| 76490| 82403| 
TOTAL REGISTRATION   |421540|405757|406821|       |415519|437743|443218|446931|        |451918|464973|489281|508240|513203|
VOTING AGE POPUL.    |507000|497475|497475|       |509088|522598|536333|535096|        |554657|574610|587663|599324|612055|      
REG. % OF VAP        | 83.1%| 81.6%| 81.7%|       | 81.6%| 83.8%| 82.6%| 83.5%|        | 81.5%| 80.9%| 83.3%| 84.8%| 83.8%|
TURNOUT              |      |      |      |       |158422|113647| 84919| 68154|        |189822|263506| 92763|168613|102647| 
TURNOUT % OF GOP     |      |      |      |       | 52.1%| 32.1%| 23.6%| 21.0%|        | 50.7%|      |      | 28.4%| 36.2%| 
TURNOUT % OF DEM     |      |      |      |       | 30.4%| 23.5%| 15.9%| 13.1%|        | 40.1%| 46.9%| 19.6%| 50.7%|      | 
TURNOUT % OF REG.    |      |      |      |       | 42.1%| 28.8%| 20.1%| 19.0%|        | 42.0%| 56.7%|      | 37.2%|      |
PRECINCTS            |  1144|  1059|  1007|       |   962|   883|   852|   838|        |   805|   798|   778|   762|   768|
GENERAL
Republican Reg.      |216510|207036|215285|       |212544|223932|219624|226906|        |228200|238580|240101|241528|237809|   
Democrat Registration|188552|180181|189935|       |176881|184262|179195|181129|        |183343|191523|190905|204413|194204|
Libertarian Reg.     |      |      |   346|       |   469|   656|   924|  1074|        |  1148|  1091|  1168|  1059|  1080|
Reform Registration  |      |      |      |       |      |      |      |   130|        |   122|      |      |      |
Constitution Reg.    |      |      |      |       |      |      |      |      |        |      |   101|   350|   315|   336|
Other Registration   | 35239| 33134| 42726|       | 41979| 51121| 53158| 61913|        | 63171| 70966| 74608| 83147| 85296|
TOTAL REGISTRATION   |440301|420351|448292|       |431873|455971|452901|471152|        |475984|502261|507132|530462|519361|
VOTING AGE POPUL.    |507000|497475|500026|       |509965|530000|538000|552195|        |563208|579305|587663|606057|619584|
REG. % OF VAP        | 86.8%| 84.5%| 89.7%|       | 84.7%| 86.8%| 82.4%| 85.3%|        | 84.5%| 86.7%| 86.3%| 87.5%| 83.8%|
TURNOUT              |312991|259718|336254|       |318090|329316|266355|322159|        |340407|394930|341105|387355|323408|
TURNOUT % OF VAP     | 61.7%| 52.2%| 67.2%|       | 62.4%| 62.1%| 49.5%| 58.3%|        | 60.4%| 68.2%| 58.0%| 63.9%| 62.3%|
TURNOUT % OF REG.    | 71.1%| 61.8%| 75.0%|       | 73.7%| 71.6%| 58.8%| 68.4%|        | 71.5%| 78.6%| 67.3%| 73.0%| 52.2%|
PRECINCTS            |  1149|  1096|  1019|       |   970|   924|   898|   888|        |   844|   824|   818|   799|   791|
 
Updated November 8, 2010.
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