26 November 2014

TALLY OF REJECTED PROVISIONAL BALLOTS, HAMILTON COUNTY, BY LOCATION

Cincinnati        3179
Harrison            60
Cleves              40
Loveland            34
North Bend           9
Miamitown            7
Terrace Park         5
Hamilton             4
Hooven               2
Addyston             1
Pisgah               1
Subtotal          3342
 
Not Completed      136
Rejected          3478
Total Counted    10507
Total Issued     13985


Note that of 3342 rejected provisional ballots on which the location was filled out, 3179, or 95.12%, were from Cincinnati.

In the 2004 presidential election, there were 408,238 votes counted for president in Hamilton County. Of these, 138,352 (33.89%) were in Cincinnati, where Kerry got 94,052 votes (67.98%), and Bush got 43,636 votes (31.54%). Elsewhere in Hamilton County, Bush got 172,003 (63.73%) votes, and Kerry got 96,904 votes (35.91%).

In two sentences:

95% of the rejected provisional ballots were from a city with only 34% of the voters, where Kerry got 68% of the vote.

5% of the rejected provisional ballots were from the suburbs with 66% of the voters, where Bush got 64% of the vote.