Phoenix, AZ – The latest voter registration figures have been released and according to Secretary of State Ken Bennett, Arizona has 3,218,450 registered voters, a decrease of 2,683 since the last report in January.
Of the state’s 3.2 million voters, 1,139,469 are Republicans, 977,217 are Democrats and 1,072,513 have either registered with independent parties or not designated a party preference.
Libertarians make up a little less than one percent of the state’s total registration with 23,877, while 5,108 voters are currently registered as members of the Green Party. Additionally, the Americans Elect Party has enrolled 266 voters since joining the state’s other recognized political parties in 2011.
“Important choices lie ahead,” said Secretary Bennett. “Whether citizens are registering for the first time or have just re-registered, they have taken the first step toward exercising one of our most fundamental rights. The right to vote.”
The latest voter registration figures compiled by county, congressional district and legislative district are available on the Secretary of State’s website, http://www.azsos.gov/election/voterreg/VRcounts2014.htm or by calling 1-877-THE-VOTE.