So far, 22 men and women — including 20 Democrats — have declared their candidacy to seek the presidency in 2020. Here’s quick look at some of their similarities by the numbers.
- Three are in their 30s: Pete Buttigieg (37), the Democratic mayor of South Bend, Indiana; Hawaii Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (38); and California Democratic Rep. Eric Swalwell (38).
- Seven are in their 40s: Massachusetts Democratic Rep. Seth Moulton (40); Democratic former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro (44); businessman Andrew Yang (44); Wayne Messam (44), the Democratic mayor of Miramar, Florida; Ohio Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan (45); former Texas Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke (46); New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker (49),
- Four are in their 50s: New York Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (52); California Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris (54); Minnesota Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar (58); and former Maryland Democratic Rep. John Delaney (56).
- Four are in their 60s: Spiritual author Marianne Williamson (66); former Colorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper (67); Washington Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee (68); and Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren (69).
- Four are in their 70s: Republican President Donald Trump (72); former Vice President Joe Biden (76); Vermont Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders (77), who is running as a Democrat; and former Massachusetts Republican Gov. Bill Weld (73).
- Six are women: Gabbard, Gillibrand, Harris, Klobuchar, Warren and Williamson.
- Sixteen are men: Biden, Booker, Buttigieg, Castro, Delaney, Hickenlooper, Inslee, Messam, Moulton, O’Rourke, Ryan, Sanders, Swalwell, Trump, Weld and Yang.