1974 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Michigan
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Popular Vote
William G. MillikenRepublican 1,356,865 51.07%
Sander M. LevinDemocratic 1,242,247 46.75%
Zolton FerencyHuman Rights 28,675 1.08%
Hugh McDermand DavidsonAmerican Independent 20,278 0.76%
YOther (+) - 8,952 0.34%
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Election Notes:
  • Includes write-in votes excluded from individual candidate totals but included in total vote tallies.
  • Information on third-party candidates verified via: http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=69011
  • Total vote listed as 2,657,017, while sum of all candidates is 2,657,000.
Demographic Data

1980 Population:9,262,044Enum.1980 Population Density:63.0persons/km2
1974 Population:0Est.1974 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
1970 Population:8,881,826Enum.1970 Population Density:60.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):147,121km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Michigan Department of Management and Budget, comp., "Official Canvass of Votes, General Election November 5, 1974 Governor and Lieutenant Governor," Michigan Manual, 1975-1976 (Lansing: State of Michigan, 1974)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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