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Popular Vote
Richard J. DurbinDemocratic 3,615,844 67.84%
Steve SauerbergRepublican 1,520,621 28.53%
Kathy CummingsGreen 119,135 2.24%
Larry A. StaffordLibertarian 50,224 0.94%
Chad N. KoppieConstitution IL 24,059 0.45%
Patricia BeardWrite-in 1 0.00%
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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
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois State Board of Elections. Ballots Cast General Election - 11/4/2008 United States Senator, Illinois State Board of Elections ( ) (accessed 04 Dec 2008)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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