Young arts participants are 2x as likely to plan to register to vote.
Young people engaged in participatory arts are highly motivated to vote. A study of young artists found that 84% of participants were likely or very likely to vote when eligible/in the next election, compared to just 44% of 18-24 year old who voted in the previous election.
Flinders, M. & Cunningham, M. (2014). Participatory Arts and Political Engagement [Electronic version]. UK: Arts & Humanities Research Council. Retrieved 15 May 2023 from https://www.americansforthearts.org/sites/default/files/AHRC_Cultural_V…
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