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Voter Registration by Year
Los Angeles County, 1990 - 2018

Voter Registration in Los Angeles County

Photo by Los Angeles County Registrar-Record/County Clerk.

Party Affiliation: Democrat, Republican, American Independent, Americans Elect, Green, Libertarian

Registration for each year was for October unless otherwise noted.

Year Eligible to Register Registered Democrat Republican American Independent Green Libertarian Peace & Freedom
2018 (1) 6,216,686 5,149,461 2,635,249 916,313 111,174 22,323 30,552 29,585
82.83% 51.18% 17.79% 2.16% 0.43% 0.59% 0.57%
2016 6,222,266 5,253,427 2,722,087 975,015 113,699 23,048 30,681 31,674
84.43% 51.82% 18.56% 2.16% 0.44% 0.58% 0.60%
2014 6,096,320 4,897,915 2,473,691 1,010,254 111,365 25,072 27,999 36,003
80.34% 50.50% 20.63% 2.27% 0.51% 0.57% 0.74%
2012 5,976,156 4,758,437 2,430,612 1,037,031 105,840 23,899 24,612 23,796
79.62% 51.08% 21.79% 2.22% 0.50% 0.52% 0.50%
2010 5,823,294 4,449,415 2,2286,987 1,049,383 91,591 23,075 20,457 22,899
76.41% 51.40% 23.58% 2.06% 0.52% 0.46% 0.51%
2008 5,775,838 4,298,440 2,226,641 1,034,213 79,727 22,282 18,307 21,879
74.42% 51.80% 24.06% 1.85% 0.52% 0.43% 0.51%
2006 5,708,463 3,914,138 1,946,939 1,057,648 65,000 25,395 18,258 23,506
68.57% 49.74% 27.02% 1.66% 0.65% 0.47% 0.60%
2004 5,656,610 3,972,738 2,016,280 1,071,615 67,091 27,858 18,952 28,654
70.23% 50.75% 26.97% 1.69% 0.70% 0.48% 0.72%
2002 5,513,142 3,976,189 2,080,329 1,096,842 68,461 27,113 20,584 ---
72.12% 52.32% 27.59% 1.72% 0.68% 0.52% ---
2000 5,367,115 4,075,037 2,168,085 1,132,380 71,567 24,014 20,829 ---
75.93% 53.20% 27.79% 1.76% 0.59% 0.51% ---
1998 (1) 5,192,309 3,772,592 2,035,585 1,106,879 61,980 14,623 16,642 22,743
72.66% 53.96% 29.34% 1.64% 0.39% 0.44% 0.60%
1996 (2) 4,508,057 3,589,155 1,935,369 1,116,180 51,602 11,381 14,681 20,464
79.62% 53.92% 31.10% 1.44% 0.32% 0.41% 0.57%
1994 4,620,158 3,665,868 2,037,899 1,162,889 49,158 11,641 14,854 18,833
79.35% 55.59% 31.72% 1.34% 0.32% 0.41% 0.51%
1992 5,601,005 3,744,096 2,061,025 1,211,010 50,511 11,782 15,468 20,681
66.85% 55.05% 32.34% 1.35% 0.31% 0.41% 0.55%
1990 5,529,883 3,487,180 1,902,797 1,233,739 33,728 * 12,664 16,555
63.06% 54.57% 35.38% 0.97% * 0.36% 0.47%

* Party was not a qualified party in California at this time.
(1) May Registration; (2) January Registration


Party Affiliation: Peace & Freedom, Natural Law, Reform, Other, No Preference

Registration for each year was for October unless otherwise noted.

Year Eligible to Register Registered Americans Elect Natural Law Reform Other/Unknown No Party Preference
2018 (1) 6,216,686 5,149,461 * * * 58,572 1,345,693
82.83% * * * 1.14% 26.13%
2016 6,222,266 5,253,427 * * * 41,648 1,315,575
84.43% * * * 0.79% 25.04%
2014 6,096,320 4,897,915 2,651 * * 42,703 1,168,177
79.62% 0.05% * * 0.87% 23.85%
2012 5,976,156 4,758,437 2,593 * * 231,142 878,912
79.62% 0.05% * * 4.86% 18.47%
2010 5,823,294 4,449,415 * * * 38,855 916,168
76.41% * * * 0.87% 20.99%
2008 5,775,838 4,298,440 * * * 36,315 859,076
74.42% * * * 0.84% 19.99%
2006 5,708,463 3,914,138 * 7,771 * 24,358 745,263
68.57% * 0.20% * 0.62% 19.04%
2004 5,656,610 3,972,738 * 10,136 * 26,103 706,049
70.23% * 0.26% * 0.66% 17.77%
2002 5,513,142 3,976,189 * 18,543 13,397 48,601 602,319
72.12% * 0.47% 0.34% 1.22% 15.15%
2000 5,367,115 4,075,037 * 23,796 17,429 38,415 578,522
75.93% * 0.58% 0.43% 0.94% 14.20%
1998 (1) 5,192,309 3,772,592 * 25,427 18,893 13,775 456,045
72.66% * 0.67% 0.50% 0.37% 12.09%
1996 (2) 4,508,057 3,589,155 * 36,725 25,725 11,718 365,310
79.62% * 1.02% 0.72% 0.33% 10.18%
1994 4,620,158 3,665,868 * * * 11,942 358,652
79.35% * * * 0.33% 9.78%
1992 5,601,005 3,744,096 * * * 12,483 361,136
66.85% * * * 0.33% 9.65%
1990 5,529,883 3,487,180 * * * 8,564 279,133
63.06% * * * 0.25% 8.00%

* Party was not a qualified party in California at this time.
(1) May Registration; (2) January Registration

Source: California Secretary of State