1956 Presidential General Election Results - Colorado
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Dwight EisenhowerRichard NixonRepublican 394,479 59.49%6
Adlai StevensonEstes KefauverDemocrat 263,997 39.81%0
Eric HassGeorgia CozziniSocialist Labor 3,308 0.50%0
YOther (+) - - 1,290 0.19%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:1,753,947Enum.1960 Population Density:6.5persons/km2
1950 Population:1,325,089Enum.1950 Population Density:4.9persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6
Land Area (2000):268,627km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.8%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Colorado Secretary of State, comp., State of Colorado Abstract of Votes Cast at the ... General Election Held on the Sixth Day of November A.D., 1956 ... (Denver, 1956)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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