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Primary VoteDelegates
Barack ObamaIllinoisDemocratic 93,386 75.31%12 30.8%
Hillary ClintonNew YorkDemocratic 29,470 23.77%3 7.7%
John EdwardsNorth CarolinaDemocratic 347 0.28%0 0.0%
Uncommitted-Democratic 339 0.27%0 0.0%
YOther (+) - Democratic 452 0.36%00%
YUnallocated - Democratic - -2461.5%
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Election Information:
Contest Type: State-run Primary
Election Date:2008-02-12
Eligible Participants: Closed (only members of the party)
Delegates Awarded in this Contest: 15
Delegates Total: 39
Delegate Allocation Method: Proportional - the candidates are awarded delegates in proportion to the percentage of votes received. A 15% threshold is required to receive delegates.
  • 5 at-large delegates
  • 10 subdivision delegates
  • 23 unpledged delegates
    • Municipal District 1 (Wards 1-4): 5 delegates
    • Municipal District 2 (Wards 5-8): 5 delegates
Demographic Data

2010 Population:601,723Enum.2010 Population Density:3,784.4persons/km2
2008 Population:580,236Est.2008 Population Density:3,649.3persons/km2
2000 Population:572,059Enum.2000 Population Density:3,597.9persons/km2
Total Delegates:39.0Delegates Density:14,878persons/Del
Land Area (2000):159km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.5%

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  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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