NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - About one in six registered voters in Louisiana took part in early voting, according to data released Tuesday by state election officials.
The Secretary of State's office reports 531,124 people voted prior to Election Day. The state has just over 3 million registered voters.
Among the findings:
- Registered Democrats slightly edged out registered Republicans
- Women outnumbered men in early voting, 304,979 to 226,071 respectively
- 369,574 white voters took part in early voting, compared to 141,582 black voters
See the interactive graphic above for early voting numbers by parish - mobile users can find the interactive at this link.