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Voter apathy or low voter turnout is highest among young voters.

Voting rates historically vary according to age, with older Americans generally voting at higher rates than younger Americans since statistics began with the 1980 presidential election. In 2016, citizens 65 years and older reported higher turnout (70.9 percent) than 45 to 64-year-olds (66.6 percent), 30 to 44-year-olds (58.7 percent) and 18 to 29-year-olds (46.1 percent).

In midterm years, voting drops in all groups but tends to fall significantly among younger voters. In the 2014 midterms, only 37 percent of voters went to the polls. And only 21 percent of voters under 30 voted in the 2014 midterms.

Midterm elections are slated for Tuesday, November 6, 2018, but voters can also cast ballots early or by absentee ballot.

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