1976 Presidential General Election Results - Kentucky
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 615,717 52.75%9
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 531,852 45.57%0
Thomas AndersonRufus ShackelfordAmerican 8,308 0.71%0
Eugene McCarthy-Independent 6,837 0.59%0
YOther (+) - - 4,428 0.38%0
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Maps1976 Kentucky County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:3,660,324Enum.1980 Population Density:35.6persons/km2
1976 Population:3,530,443Est.1976 Population Density:34.3persons/km2
1970 Population:3,220,711Enum.1970 Population Density:31.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9Electoral Vote Density:392,271persons/EV
Land Area (2000):102,896km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.3%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Kentucky State Board of Elections. General Election Nov 2, 1976, Kentucky State Board of Elections (http://www.kysos.com/index/main/elecdiv.asp) (accessed )
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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