Approximate number of Oklahomans aged 75 and older who voted in 2014 elections, outnumbering all voters aged 64 and less by about 46,000.

Source: U.S. Census

*On second look, the U.S. Census survey this is drawn from appears to have a large margin of error that is significantly over-estimating the number of 75 and older Oklahomans. While the strong skew towards older voters reflects reality, the magnitude may be over-stated.


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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