Welcome

Dimpled Chad is an information resource for scholars, educators, students, journalists, and political observers interested in the registration and turnout of the U.S. electorate in the last four decades.

  • Look inside the Ballot Box to see the results of our analyses of the participatory behavior a wide range of demographic groups in Presidential and House elections conducted from 1998 through 2010
  • Flip through the Almanac to learn about the registration procedures, voting rules, and election results across the country
  • If you are not yet eligible to participate in the 2012 elections, find out how to Register to Vote in your state