In Florida, 17.5% of the electorate is under the age of 30. Yet younger voters have cast less than 3% of absentee ballots to date and less than 4% of early in-person votes cast.
Not surprisingly, older voters are over-performing with their turnout rates. According to the January 2016 voter file, 34.5% of the electorate is 60 or over. Yet older voters account for 71% of the absentee & 63% of the EIP votes cast thus far.
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