2016 Louisiana Democratic Primary

Date: March 5, 2016
Delegates: 59
Allocation: Proportional
Threshold: 15% (minimum vote to win delegates)
Notes: Some delegates allocated statewide and some by Congressional District

Information is estimated and subject to change. Delegate allocation rules can be very complex; this overview may not capture some details. For those interested in the finer points, we suggest Greenpapers or FHQ.

Estimated Delegates Earned



Delegate Counts: New York Times


Source Date Sample Clinton Sanders Other
Poll Averages† 60.5% 21.5% -
Magellan Strategies 3/02/2016 865 LV ±3.3% 61% 14% 25%
Public Policy 2/17/2016 548 LV ±4.2% 60% 29% 11%
WWL-TV/Advocate 10/02/2015 N/A 57% 7% 36%

†The average includes the most recent poll from each source within the past 30 days, up to a maximum of five. If five polls are found, and there are other qualifying polls on that same calendar date, those will also be included.