Republican turnout was up 62% this year.
Democratic turnout was down 21% this year.
Despite her tight race with Socialist Bernie Sanders Hillary Clinton received 1,019,237 fewer votes this year than in 2008.
REPUBLICAN PARTY TURNOUT–
** In 2008 there were 38,111,341 Democrat votes in the primary. In 2016 there were 29,939,251. A net decrease of 8,172,090 (-21%)
DEMOCRAT PARTY TURNOUT–
** In 2012 there were 19,214,513 Republican votes in primary. In 2016 there were 31,108,968. A net increase of 11,894,455 (+62%)
Republicans had more than 1.1 million primary voters this year than the Democratic party.
These are stunning numbers!