Presidential candidates who made more than 15 percent of general election ballots: Note: A "0%" finding means the candidate was not a part of the poll.
The polls above may not reflect all polls that have been conducted in this race.
We found that Clinton had almost twice as many paths to victory as Trump, at 10,581 different combinations to 5,572, respectively.
The 2016 battleground states are highlighted on the map below in grey.
Those 21 electoral votes that separated Clinton and Trump might not sound all that significant, but they were.
Ballotpedia broke down all the different combinations of battleground states that could get Clinton and Trump to 270 electoral votes or higher.
C.—a total of 379 electoral votes—were not competitive in 2016.
The tightest battleground race between the two frontrunners was in Iowa, where Clinton led Trump by a weighted 4 percentage points.
Throughout 2016, polling was often tight in these states and districts, and their voting histories made their outcomes difficult to predict.
For these reasons, we referred to them as "battlegrounds." The reason these states and two districts had so much sway in the 2016 presidential election was largely because most of the electoral college map was already set in place before any votes for president were cast, but the battleground states were still up for grabs.
More than 125 people stood in the street or on the sidewalk near the front entrance of the high school.
— Balloons meant for Valentine's Day gained significance at the candlelight vigil for Christian Huertas Hernandez, 22, who died Sunday after he was shot in the abdomen.Clinton saw the largest lead in Michigan, where she led Trump by a weighted 17 percentage points.