1970 Senatorial General Election Results - Illinois
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by ClarkR on 2009-12-15

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Candidate
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Party
Popular Vote
Adlai E. Stevenson, IIIDemocratic 2,065,054 57.37%
Ralph Tyler SmithRepublican 1,519,718 42.22%
YOther (+) - 14,500 0.40%
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:11,110,285Enum.1970 Population Density:77.2persons/km2
1960 Population:10,081,158Enum.1960 Population Density:70.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois Secretary of State, Comp, "Illinois U. S. Senate," Official Vote Cast at the General Election on November 3, 1970 (Springfield: Illinois Secretary of State, 1971)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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