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John S. McCain, IIISarah PalinRepublican 2,048,759 52.10%15
Barack H. ObamaJoseph R. Biden, Jr.Democratic 1,844,123 46.90%0
Bob BarrWayne A. RootLibertarian 28,731 0.73%0
YOther (+) - - 10,545 0.27%0
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Election Notes:
  • Official Results do not count any write-in votes for candidates that did not register for qualified write-in status. Officially registered write-in votes as follows: Brian Brown: 2, David Byrne: 4, Frank Moore: 6, Michael Peroutka: 23. The write-ins votes listed here were collected from each county Statement of Vote report.
  • James Harris appeared on the ballot as a stand-in candidate for RĂ³ger Calero
Demographic Data

2010 Population:9,687,653Enum.2010 Population Density:64.6persons/km2
2008 Population:9,504,843Est.2008 Population Density:63.4persons/km2
2000 Population:8,186,453Enum.2000 Population Density:54.6persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:15Electoral Vote Density:633,656persons/EV
Land Area (2000):149,976km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Georgia Secretary of State. Georgia Election Results Official Results of the Tuesday, November 04, 2008 General Election President of the United States, Georgia Secretary of State ( ) (accessed 09 Dec 2008)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
Results for and Individual County:
Primary Documentation:
  • 2008 Certificate of Ascertainment (m)
  • 2008 Certificate of Vote (m)
The 2008 Campaign: