1972 Initiative General Election Results - Iowa
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Shilly on 2007-04-08

  Initiative: Amendment 3 (Repeal Lottery Prohibition)Popular Vote
Yes 585,946 67.13%
No 286,959 32.87%
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Election Notes:
  • Repeals Section twenty-eight of Article three of the Constitution of the State of Iowa.
Demographic Data

1980 Population:2,913,808Enum.1980 Population Density:20.1persons/km2
1972 Population:2,860,506Est.1972 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
1970 Population:2,825,368Enum.1970 Population Density:19.5persons/km2
Land Area (2000):144,701km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Iowa Secretary of State, "Vote Cast in General Election Nov 7, 1972 by Counties for Amendments to Constitution," 1973-1974 - Iowa Official Register (Des Moines, 1973)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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