pa-gov/2021-general-election-mail-ballot-requests-mksf-6xzy
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2021 General Election Mail Ballot Requests Department of State

The dataset describes a current state of mail ballot requests for the 2021 general election. It is a snapshot in time of the current volume of ballot requests across the Commonwealth.

Columns

NameSocrata field nameColumn name in sgr mountData typeDescription
County NamecountynamecountynameTextThis identifies the county of the voter when submitting an application to vote by mail ballot in the upcoming election.
Mail Application TypemailapplicationtypemailapplicationtypeTextThis identifies the type of mail ballot requested by the voter. Alt - This is an alternative ballot application where voters who are 65 years of age and the polling place may not be fully accessible. C- This is an absentee ballot application issued during the emergency absentee period. CIV- This is a civilian absentee ballot application that was submitted via paper. CRI- This is an absentee ballot application for an overseas civilian voter in a remote/isolated location. CVO- This is an absentee ballot application for an overseas civilian voter. F- This is an absentee application for an individual who qualifies to vote for federal offices in federal election years. OLMAILV-This is a mail ballot application that was submitted online. M-This is an absentee ballot application for a military voter. MAILIN-This is a mail-in ballot application. MRI-This is an absentee ballot application for a military voter in a remote/isolated location. OLREGV-This is a civilian absentee ballot application that was submitted online. PER-This is an absentee ballot application where a voter has requested permanent status. PMI- This is a mail ballot application where the voter has requested permanent status. REG-This is an absentee ballot application that was submitted via paper. OLMAILNV: Online Mail-In Ballot Application, Not Verified OLREGNV: Online Regular Absentee Ballot Application, Not Verified BV: Bedridden Veteran (which is a form of Absentee Ballot Application)
Georeferenced Latitude & Longitudegeoreferenced_latitude_longitudegeoreferenced_latitude_longitudePoint
Congressional DistrictcongressionalcongressionalTextThis is the voter's congressional district.
State Senate DistrictsenatesenateTextThis is the voter's state senate district.
Ballot Returned DateballotreturneddateballotreturneddateCalendar dateThis is the date the county marked the ballot as received after the voter mailed the voted ballot back to the county.
Ballot Mailed DateballotsentdateballotsentdateCalendar dateThis is the date the county confirmed the application to queue a ballot label to mail the ballot materials to the voter.
Application Return DateappreturndateappreturndateCalendar dateThis is the date the application was processed by the county election office.
Application Approved DateappissuedateappissuedateCalendar dateThis is the date the application was submitted by the voter.
Date of BirthdateofbirthdateofbirthCalendar dateThis is the voter's date of birth. The reason some birth dates will display as 1/1/1800 is due to confidentiality reasons of the registered votes. Usually this is for victims of domestic violence.
LatitudelatitudelatitudeTextGeneric Latitude for the County
State House DistrictlegislativelegislativeTextThis is the voter's state house district.
LongitudelongitudelongitudeTextGeneric Longitude for the County
Applicant Party DesignationpartypartyTextThis identifies the voter's party when submitting their application. Applicant party code definitions are listed in a text file on the primer or metadata page under attachments.
Pennsylvania County Boundaries:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvv:@computed_region_nmsq_hqvvNumberThis column was automatically created in order to record in what polygon from the dataset 'Pennsylvania County Boundaries' (nmsq-hqvv) the point in column 'georeferenced_latitude_longitude' is located. This enables the creation of region maps (choropleths) in the visualization canvas and data lens.
 
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