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Early voting in Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, registered voters can request a mail-in ballot or vote early in-person.

Mail-in ballots requested3,094,571

63%
25%
12%
DEMGOPOther

+883% from this time in 2016

20162020
314,985
3,094,571

Mail-in and early in-person ballots returned2,640,405

100%
Mail-in

+1,161% from this time in 2016

20162020
209,431
2,640,405
Last updated Nov. 18. Party registration is publicly available in the state.Data provided by TargetSmart

Pennsylvania Primary election results

Democratic Primary/ 186 Del.186 Delegates

Full Pennsylvania Primary Results
  • DEM

    Joe BidenWinner

    79.3%

    1,264,624

    + 151 Delegates

  • DEM

    Bernie Sanders

    18%

    287,834

    + 35 Delegates

  • DEM

    Tulsi Gabbard

    2.7%

    43,050

Republican Primary/ 88 Del.88 Delegates

Full Pennsylvania Primary Results
  • REP

    Donald TrumpWinner

    92.1%

    1,053,616

    + 34 Delegates

  • REP

    Bill Weld

    6.1%

    69,427

  • REP

    Rocky De La Fuente

    1.8%

    20,456

How Pennsylvania voted

In 2016, Donald Trump won Pennsylvania with 49 percent of the vote, according to NBC News results, while Hillary Clinton received 48 percent. Considered a battleground state, Pennsylvania nonetheless had backed Democratic presidential candidates every cycle beginning in 1992 before Trump narrowly won the state in 2016.

  • Republican

    Donald TrumpTrumpWinner

    48.6%

    2,970,733

  • Democrat

    Hillary ClintonClinton

    47.9%

    2,926,441

2016 Exit Polls

Summary of 2016 Exit Poll data that shows the proportion of how different groups voted.

Men
Men: Democrats40%Men: republicans57%
Women
Women: Democrats55%Women: republicans42%
White
White: Democrats40%White: republicans56%
Black
Black: Democrats92%Black: republicans7%
Hispanic /Latino
Hispanic/ Latino: Democrats74%Hispanic/ Latino: republicans22%
Asian
Not enough data
College Graduate
College Graduate: Democrats46%College Graduate: republicans50%
No College degree
No College Degree: Democrats45%No College Degree: republicans52%
  • Democrat

    Barack ObamaObamaWinner

    52.1%

    2,990,274

  • Republican

    Mitt RomneyRomney

    46.7%

    2,680,434

2012 Exit Polls

Summary of 2012 Exit Poll data that shows the proportion of how different groups voted.

Men
Men: Democrats48%Men: republicans51%
Women
Women: Democrats56%Women: republicans43%
White
White: Democrats42%White: republicans57%
Black
Black: Democrats93%Black: republicans6%
Hispanic /Latino
Hispanic/ Latino: Democrats80%Hispanic/ Latino: republicans18%