1980 Presidential General Election Results - Alabama
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 654,192 48.75%9
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 636,730 47.45%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 16,481 1.23%0
John RarickEileen ShearerAL Conservative 15,010 1.12%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 13,318 0.99%0
YOther (+) - - 6,198 0.46%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:3,894,025Enum.1980 Population Density:29.6persons/km2
1970 Population:3,444,354Enum.1970 Population Density:26.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9Electoral Vote Density:432,669persons/EV
Land Area (2000):131,426km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Office of the Secretary of State State of Alabama. Elections Division, 1980 General Election President and Vice President of the United States (Montgomery, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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