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Popular VoteElectoral Vote
John KerryJohn EdwardsDemocratic 2,891,550 54.82%21
George W. BushRichard CheneyRepublican 2,345,946 44.48%0
Michael BadnarikRichard CampagnaLibertarian 32,442 0.62%0
YOther (+) - - 4,384 0.08%0
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Demographic Data

2010 Population:12,830,632Enum.2010 Population Density:89.1persons/km2
2004 Population:12,589,773Est.2004 Population Density:87.5persons/km2
2000 Population:12,419,293Enum.2000 Population Density:86.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:21Electoral Vote Density:599,513persons/EV
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois State Board of Elections, "President and Vice President of the United States," State of Illinois Official Vote Cast at the General Election November 2, 2004 (Springfield, 2005)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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