Elections Data



Democrat Republican Moderate Independent / Unaffiliated Total
State Total 306,203 91,742 3,208 374,281 775,434

*Data compiled from the Central Voter Registration System. Last updated April 2018.



Congressional District Democrat Republican Moderate Independent / Unaffiliated Total
District 1 168,818 38,967 1,663 171,996 381,444
District 2 137,385 52,775 1,545 202,285 393,990
State Total 306,203 91,742 3,208 374,281 775,434

*Data compiled from the Central Voter Registration System. Last updated April 2018.



Year # of Registered Voters # Actually Voted Turnout Percentage
1970 466,878 346,341 74%
1972 531,847 412,865 78%
1974 514,334 322,200 63%
1976 544,992 398,683 73%
1978 533,843 332,227 62%
1980 547,472 423,349 77%
1982 533,853 338,248 63%
1984 542,216 422,851 78%
1986 524,664 322,744 62%
1988 548,758 385,027 79%
1990 536,773 356,588 66%
1992 557,664 424,818 76%
1994 552,638 361,377 65%
1996 602,692 390,247 65%
1998 632,955 309,835 49%
2000 671,612 412,074 61%
2002 672,950 337,027 50%
2004 709,050 440,372 62%
2006 682,344 393,882 58%
2008 701,307 475,428 68%
2010 706,161 345,878 49%
2012 725,309 450,030 62%
2014 752,050 329,233 44%
2016 782,693 469,589 60%

*Data compiled by Rhode Island State Board of Elections.