Official Election Participation Statistics
May 21, 1996
Primary Election

County

Total Registration

Total Number of Votes Cast

Percent of Total Participation

Absentee Ballots Issued

Absentee Ballots Returned

Percent of Absentee Voter Participation

Baker 9,559 3,458 36.18% 994 699 70.32%
Benton 42,607 14,301 33.56% 6,236 3,749 60.12%
Clackamas 194,929 67,588 34.67% 43,173 29,222 67.69%
Clatsop 21,098 7,919 37.53% 3,087 1,853 60.03%
Columbia 24,549 9,192 37.44% 1,837 1,387 75.50%
Coos 38,182 15,431 40.41% 2,569 1,958 76.22%
Crook 9,457 3,173 33.55% 1,350 873 64.67%
Curry 14,026 7,207 51.38% 1,372 1,189 86.66%
Deschutes 60,936 21,521 35.32% 4,090 3,309 80.90%
Douglas 58,634 22,341 38.10% 3,863 2,893 74.89%
Gilliam 1,024 638 62.30% 189 153 80.95%
Grant 4,930 2,577 52.27% 1,090 806 73.94%
Harney 3,690 2,078 56.31% 731 573 78.39%
Hood River 9,804 4,685 47.79% 582 479 82.30%
Jackson 100,184 36,320 36.25% 5,359 4,072 75.98%
Jefferson 8,512 3,547 41.67% 513 384 74.85%
Josephine 43,079 17,488 40.60% 6,666 4,983 74.75%
Klamath 32,503 12,955 39.86% 3,105 2,156 69.44%
Lake 4,639 2,174 46.86% 273 213 78.02%
Lane 184,814 79,960 43.27% 52,810 37,777 71.53%
Lincoln 28,385 12,724 44.83% 16,659 11,034 66.23%
Linn 58,210 19,043 32.71% 3,687 1,373 37.24%
Malheur 13,304 6,358 47.79% 1,041 819 78.67%
Marion 139,534 60,567 43.41% 68,271 44,694 65.47%
Morrow 4,490 1,584 35.28% 197 139 70.56%
Multnomah 379,560 123,658 32.58% 42,217 29,670 70.28%
Polk 32,164 11,998 37.30% 2,589 1,936 74.78%
Sherman 1,303 807 61.93% 100 75 75.00%
Tillamook 14,424 7,391 51.24% 1,233 1,042 84.51%
Umatilla 31,104 11,111 35.72% 2,049 1,459 71.21%
Union 14,702 6,612 44.97% 2,402 1,726 71.86%
Wallowa 4,857 2,832 58.31% 553 537 97.11%
Wasco 13,200 4,914 37.23% 1,516 1,106 72.96%
Washington 207,444 78,512 37.85% 85,528 49,851 58.29%
Wheeler 1,028 703 68.39% 311 258 82.96%
Yamhill 40,634 15,623 38.45% 5,444 4,087 75.07%

TOTAL

1,851,499 698,990 37.75% 373,686 248,534 66.51%

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Last updated 12/2/96 by Talena Ray