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Matagorda County Voter Registration Figures

YEAR Reg Voters Voted Voted % Early Vote EV %
1988
19,842
12,566
63.33%
2,045
16.27%
1990
17,244
9,006
52.23%
1,663
18.47%
1992
18,513
16,960
91.61%
3,800
22.41%
1994
18,540
9,602
51.79%
2,129
22.17%
1996
21,956
12,494
56.90%
3,552
28.43%
1998
22,866
9,113
39.85%
2,506
27.50%
2000
23,095
12,459
53.95%
4,385
35.20%
2002
21,810
8,426
38.63%
2,591
30.75%
2004
21,398
12,521
58.51%
5,052
40.35%
2006
21,152
7,848
37.10%
2,566
32.70%
2008
21,703
12,373
57.01%
6,399
29.48%
2010
21,131
8,600
40.70%
3,701
17.51%