1988 Referendum General Election Results - Kentucky
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by rhenderson on 2007-02-14

  Referendum: Amendment #1 (Lottery)Popular Vote
Yes 694,577 60.85%
No 446,937 39.15%
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  1988 Kentucky County Map of General Election Results for Referendum  
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Election Notes:
  • Text of Amendment #1: "Shall Section 226 of the constitution be amended to provide that the General Assembly may establish a Kentucky State lottery; may establish a state lottery to be conducted in cooperation with other states; and that any lottery so established shall be operated by or on behalf of the Commonwealth of Kentucky?"
Demographic Data

1990 Population:3,686,892Enum.1990 Population Density:35.8persons/km2
1988 Population:3,679,990Est.1988 Population Density:35.8persons/km2
1980 Population:3,660,324Enum.1980 Population Density:35.6persons/km2
Land Area (2000):102,896km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.1%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Kentucky State Board of Elections. GENERAL ELECTION, Kentucky State Board of Elections (http://elect.ky.gov/NR/rdonlyres/58F72F89-4715-4E44-836C-047D0CEF22F7/6245/res_constamen.txt) (accessed 14 Feb 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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