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Age Cohort of Respondent 1948-2012

  '48 '52 '54 '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Born 1991 or later: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5
Born 1975-1990 : - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1 5 6 12 14 17 21 28 28
Born 1959-1974 : - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 7 10 16 19 22 30 30 33 34 31 32 36 30 29 27
Born 1943-1958 : - - - - - - - 2 7 10 17 28 34 36 39 37 37 37 38 36 32 32 31 30 30 29 27 28 26 28
Born 1927-1942 : 9 8 7 18 21 21 28 33 31 32 31 27 23 23 25 23 21 21 20 20 19 19 18 18 17 17 13 16 14 11
Born 1911-1926 : 22 39 48 41 39 38 34 34 32 31 27 25 24 24 21 22 24 19 17 16 16 15 12 11 10 8 6 5 3 1
Born 1895-1910 : 46 30 33 26 26 27 25 22 22 21 21 16 16 15 10 11 8 8 5 6 3 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Born before 1895 : 24 22 13 15 15 14 13 9 8 6 5 4 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
N   654 1773 1132 1742 1822 1950 1290 1566 1280 1552 1476 2688 2487 2850 2294 1612 1416 2232 2173 2037 1980 2488 1795 1707 1267 1800 1503 1212 2280 5852

PERCENTAGE WITHIN STUDY YEAR
Table 1A.1
Source: The American National Election Studies
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NOTE: 2012 data are for the combined (face-to-face and internet) sample.

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(Table generated: 11NOV15)


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