We've Come a Long Way!

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Voting Statistics:

Number of women who are registered voters (2018): 83.1 million
Number of women who voted in last presidential election (2016): 73.7 million

In every presidential election since 1980, the proportion of eligible female adults who voted has exceeded the proportion of eligible male adults who voted.

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Or have we?

Women in public office:

Number of Supreme Court Justices who have been women: 4 out of 112
Percentage of women in State Legislatures (2018): 25%
Women in Congress (2018): Senate: 22 out of 100; House: 84 out of 435
Governors (2018): 6 out of 50
Presidents (2016): 0 out of 44