General Election Voter Registration Deadline: October 10
ID Requirements for Voting: Photo ID required, if no ID is shown then the voter can cast a provisional ballot and present their ID within 5 days.
Absentee Voting: An excuse is required to obtain an absentee ballot. Voters can access the application online and mail it back to their county Circuit Clerk’s office at least 8 days prior to the election. View the excuses and information to access the application here.
Gender Gaps in Representation
Mississippi ranks 47th in the country for women’s representation in the State Legislature.
Mississippi Congressional Delegation
Mississippi State Legislature
Mississippi had higher voter turnout than the United States overall for both men and women in the 2016 Elections.
Percent Voter Turnout by Gender
Percent Voter Turnout by Race
Other races not shown due to population size