1988 Presidential General Election Results - Illinois
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
George BushJ. Danforth QuayleRepublican 2,310,939 50.69%24
Michael DukakisLloyd BentsenDemocrat 2,215,940 48.60%0
Ron PaulAndre MarrouLibertarian 14,944 0.33%0
YOther (+) - - 17,297 0.38%0
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:11,430,602Enum.1990 Population Density:79.4persons/km2
1988 Population:11,390,222Est.1988 Population Density:79.1persons/km2
1980 Population:11,427,409Enum.1980 Population Density:79.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:24Electoral Vote Density:474,593persons/EV
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.0%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois State Board of Elections, comp., State of Illinois Official Vote Cast at the General Election of November 8, 1988 (Springfield, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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