2016 Louisiana Democratic Primary
59 Delegates: Proportional (March 5, 2016)
Total delegates include 133 district, 11 at large, 7 Pledged PLEOs and 8 Unpledged PLEOs.
|PPD Average||2/14 - 3/1||--||--||60.5||21.5||Clinton +39.0|
|Magellan Strategies (R)||3/1 - 3/1||865 LV||3.3||61.0||14.0||Clinton +47|
|PPP (D)*||2/14 - 2/16||548 LV||4.2||60.0||29.0||Clinton +31|
|WWL-TV/Clarus||9/20 - 9/23||LV||--||57.0||7.0||Clinton +35|
Of the 59 total, 51 delegates to the Democratic National Convention are allocated to candidates on the day of the Louisiana Democratic Primary. A mandatory 15% threshold is required in order for candidate to be allocated National Convention delegates at either the congressional district or statewide level.
There are 33 district delegates that are allocated to candidates proportionally based on the primary results in each of the State’s 6 congressional districts. In addition, another 18 delegates are to be allocated to candidates based on the Louisiana Democratic Primary vote statewide. There are also 11 at-large National Convention delegates and 7 Pledged PLEOs.[ssbp]