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Gaines County Voter Registration Figures

YEAR Reg Voters Voted Voted % Early Vote EV %
1988
5,845
3,606
61.69%
958
26.57%
1990
5,536
2,817
50.89%
502
17.82%
1992
5,627
3,929
69.82%
1,083
27.56%
1994
5,511
2,755
49.99%
665
24.14%
1996
6,212
3,194
51.42%
723
22.64%
1998
6,768
2,628
38.83%
784
29.83%
2000
6,767
3,459
51.12%
1,214
35.10%
2002
6,952
2,472
35.56%
760
30.74%
2004
7,021
4,164
59.31%
2,277
54.68%
2006
7,190
2,468
34.33%
1,019
41.29%
2008
7,372
4,067
55.17%
2,339
31.73%
2010
7,300
2,432
33.32%
1,067
14.62%
2012
7,679
4,066
52.95%
2,390
31.12%
2014
8,078
2,512
  31.10%
1,213
  15.02%