Older Americans are more likely to turn out to vote
Turnout rates among different age groups in U.S. presidential elections, 1964 to 2020
Multiple line chart showing voter turnout rates among different age groups in presidential elections, with voters aged 65+ more likely to turnout to vote since 1996.
Voter turnout figures relate to the share of eligible voters who take part in the election. The figures do not represent the share of the entire U.S. population.
source: Current Population Survey