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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
John S. McCain, IIISarah PalinRepublican 1,148,275 58.56%9
Barack H. ObamaJoseph R. Biden, Jr.Democratic 782,989 39.93%0
Ron PaulBarry Goldwater, Jr.LA Taxpayers 9,368 0.48%0
Cynthia A. McKinneyRosa A. ClementeGreen 9,187 0.47%0
Ralph NaderMatt GonzalezIndependent 6,997 0.36%0
YOther (+) - - 3,945 0.20%0
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Election Notes:
  • James Harris appeared on the ballot as a stand-in candidate for RĂ³ger Calero
Demographic Data

2010 Population:4,533,372Enum.2010 Population Density:40.2persons/km2
2008 Population:4,435,586Est.2008 Population Density:39.3persons/km2
2000 Population:4,468,976Enum.2000 Population Density:39.6persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9Electoral Vote Density:492,843persons/EV
Land Area (2000):112,825km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.1%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Louisiana Secretary of State. Elections Division. Louisiana Secretary of State Election Results by Parish-Official Results for Election Date: 11/04/08 Presidential Electors, Louisiana Secretary of State. Elections Division ( ) (accessed 15 Nov 2008)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
Results for and Individual Parish:
Primary Documentation:
  • 2008 Certificate of Ascertainment (m)
  • 2008 Certificate of Vote (m)
The 2008 Campaign:

Acadia Parish Allen Parish Ascension Parish Assumption Parish Avoyelles Parish Beauregard Parish Bienville Parish Bossier Parish Caddo Parish Calcasieu Parish Caldwell Parish Cameron Parish Catahoula Parish Claiborne Parish Concordia Parish De Soto Parish East Baton Rouge Parish East Carroll Parish East Feliciana Parish Evangeline Parish Franklin Parish Grant Parish Iberia Parish Iberville Parish Jackson Parish Jefferson Parish Jefferson Davis Parish Lafayette Parish Lafourche Parish La Salle Parish Lincoln Parish Livingston Parish Madison Parish Morehouse Parish Natchitoches Parish Orleans Parish Ouachita Parish Plaquemines Parish Pointe Coupee Parish Rapides Parish Red River Parish Richland Parish Sabine Parish St. Bernard Parish St. Charles Parish St. Helena Parish St. James Parish St. John the Baptist Parish St. Landry Parish St. Martin Parish St. Mary Parish St. Tammany Parish Tangipahoa Parish Tensas Parish Terrebonne Parish Union Parish Vermilion Parish Vernon Parish Washington Parish Webster Parish West Baton Rouge Parish West Carroll Parish West Feliciana Parish Winn Parish