Georgia early voting nears 3 million

Georgia early voting nears 3 million
Over 2.7 million ballots have been cast as of Sunday night. There are about 7.6 million registered voters in Georgia (Source: KSLA)

ATLANTA, Ga. (WALB) - Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger said Georgia voters have turned out in record numbers to vote during the state’s gold-standard three weeks of early in-person voting.

Here is the latest:

Ballots Cast as of 8 p.m. on October 25, 2020

Total Number of Ballots Cast: 2,754,335

Total Number of Early, In-Person Ballots Cast Today: 37,545

Total Number of Early, In-Person Ballots Cast: 1,794,794

Total Number of Absentee By Mail Ballots Cast: 959,541

Ballots Cast as of Close of Polls on October 30, 2016

Total Number of Ballots Cast: 1,333,167

Total Number of Early, In-Person Ballots Cast: 1,205,088

Total Number of Absentee By Mail Ballots Cast: 128,079

Percent Increases*:

Percentage Increase in Total Turnout to Date: 106.6%

Percentage Increase in Total Early, In-Person Turnout to Date: 48.9%

Percentage Increase in Absentee By Mail Ballots Accepted to Date: 649%

*Percentage Increases Compare Close of Polls Data for the 14th Day of Early Voting in 2020 and 2016

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