Brazil elections 2022: High turnout among the elderly and low turnout among young people threaten Bolsonaro

The over-60 age group is the only one in which the president is ahead in numbers; young people give preference to Lula da Silva.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A record 2 million young voters cast ballots this year, Brazil's Superior Electoral Court (TSE) announced Thursday (5), will help former President, lefist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva, in this year's elections.

The 16-24 age group is the one where Lula da Silva had the biggest lead in the last PoderData poll: 19 points more than President Jair Bolsonaro (PL).

Newcomers with the right to vote (16 and 17 years old) tend to go to the polls more often than the average. While the older group, where Bolsonaro does better, is the . . .

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