NCR, PHILIPPINES (SEPTEMBER 14, 2021)

According to the Commission on Elections or Comelec on September 11, 2021, 52% of total registered voters are younger Filipinos.  Comelec Director James Jimenez reported that 60.46 million Filipinos have registered for the 2022 general elections as of July 2021.

This total comprises 31.41 million voters in the age group of 18-40 years old.  Despite the pandemic, Comelec has been processing over 25,000 registrants daily.