Minnesota Report


During this pandemic, the number of Absentee Ballot requests, which are still ongoing, is up nearly twice the amount in 2016. As expected, the largest mount is coming from Hennepin, Ramsey and Dakota Counties. The seven-county metropolitan area accounts for 848,177 or 60.15%.

This information is gathered from the Secretary of State’s website. https://www.sos.state.mn.us/election-administration-campaigns/data-maps/absentee-data/#

As of 10/02/20

Requested                   Accepted

Statewide              1,410,011                    336,017

Hennepin               405,039                       102,904

Ramsey                 153,177                       43,687

Dakota                   107,375                       36,361


Compared to 2016

Requested       Returned         Accepted         Rejected

Statewide                    742,021           689,722           676,722           12,461