ALEX PADILLA | SECRETARY OF STATE | STATE OF CALIFORNIA ELECTIONS DIVISION
1500 11th Street, 5th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814 | Tel 916.657.2166 | Fax 916.653.3214 | www.sos.ca.gov
February 6, 2015
County Clerk/Registrar of Voters (CC/ROV) Memorandum #15009
All County Clerks/Registrars of Voters
/s/ Lisa Alvis Associate Elections Analyst
CalVoter: Political Party Codes and Column Order
Please see the below list for the standardized codes used in CalVoter transaction files for qualified political parties and the order they will appear for the report of registration summary. The parties are arranged alphabetically first by qualified major parties followed by minor political parties.
Democratic Party Republican Party American Independent Green Party Libertarian Party Peace & Freedom Other No Party Preference
CalVoter Column Code Order DEM 1 REP 2 AI 3 GRN 4 LIB 5 PF 6 OTH 7 NPP 8
Description Registered as Democratic Registered as Republican Registered as American Independent Registered as Green Registered as Libertarian Registered as Peace & Freedom Registered as Other or Miscellaneous Registered as Declined to State or No Party Preference
The party code for Americans Elect has been removed and should now be included in “OTH” for report of registration reporting purposes. If you have any additional questions about this or any other CalVoter issues, please contact one of the CalVoter Administrators at the CalVoter Help Desk (888) 868-3225.