Youth Voter Turnout

Young People and Voting 

Information on the Center's work on youth non-participation issues, with links to related data.

Why Don't We Vote? Essay Contest  

Information about the Center's youth essay contest and a sample of the responses.

General Population and Youth Survey on Civic Engagement: Summer 1999  

A national survey of younger (18-25) voters and potential voters reveals what issues concern them, what sources they depend on for political information, and why they don't participate in, or trust government at any level.