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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
George W. BushRichard CheneyRepublican 232,584 59.91%3
John KerryJohn EdwardsDemocratic 149,244 38.44%0
Ralph NaderPeter CamejoIndependent 4,320 1.11%0
Michael PeroutkaCharles BaldwinConstitution 1,103 0.28%0
Michael BadnarikRichard CampagnaLibertarian 964 0.25%0
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Demographic Data

2010 Population:814,180Enum.2010 Population Density:4.1persons/km2
2004 Population:770,396Est.2004 Population Density:3.9persons/km2
2000 Population:754,844Enum.2000 Population Density:3.8persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:3Electoral Vote Density:256,799persons/EV
Land Area (2000):196,540km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Dakota Secretary of State. 2004 General Election Official Returns for Presidential Electors, South Dakota Secretary of State ( ) (accessed 19 Nov 2004)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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Primary Documentation:
  • 2004 Certificate of Ascertainment (m)
  • 2004 Certificate of Vote (m)
The 2004 Campaign: