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Primary VoteDelegates
Barack ObamaIllinoisDemocratic 1,318,234 64.66%104 56.5%
Hillary ClintonNew YorkDemocratic 667,930 32.76%49 26.6%
John EdwardsNorth CarolinaDemocratic 39,719 1.95%0 0.0%
YOther (+) - Democratic 12,731 0.62%00%
YUnallocated - Democratic - -3116.8%
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Election Information:
Contest Type: State-run Primary
Election Date:2008-02-05
Eligible Participants: Open (all voters)
Delegates Awarded in this Contest: 153
Delegates Total: 184
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.
  • 53 at-large delegates
  • 100 district delegates
  • 32 unpledged delegates
    • 4 delegates from CDs 4, 6, 8, 14, 15, 16, 18
    • 5 delegates from CDs 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 19
    • 6 delegates from CDs 3, 5, 9
    • 8 delegates from CDs 1, 2, 7
Demographic Data

2010 Population:12,830,632Enum.2010 Population Density:89.1persons/km2
2008 Population:12,747,038Est.2008 Population Density:88.5persons/km2
2000 Population:12,419,293Enum.2000 Population Density:86.3persons/km2
Total Delegates:184.0Delegates Density:69,277persons/Del
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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