Thursday, April 22, 2004

What was Georgia's undervote rate in 2000?

The diagram below illustrates the distribution of voting methods by undervote rate in 157 of Georgia's counties for the 2000 election. As you can see, there was little practical difference in the undervote rate between the voting methods.

%U | Voting Method
18 | N
17 |
16 |
15 | N
14 |
13 |
12 |
11 |
10 | L
09 | L O O N
08 | C
07 | L L L L L O O C
06 | L L L L L L L L O O O N N C C C C
05 | L L L L L L L L L L L O O O O O N N N N C C P
04 | L L L L L L L L L L L O O O O O O O N N N N C C
03 | L L L L L L L L L L L L L L O O O O O O O O O O O O O O N N C C C C
02 | L L L L L L L L L L L L L L O O O O O O O N N N C C P
01 | L L L L L L O O O N N 
00 | L L L O N N C
Voting Method Key
C - Punched Card
L - Lever
N - Optical Scan, Precinct Count
O - Optical Scan, Central Count
P - Paper