Note: The Google advertisement links below may advocate political positions that this site does not endorse.
  Presidential
Candidate
Vice Presidential
Candidate
Political
Party
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
Seal Map Key
 > 50%
 > 60%
 > 70%
 > 80%
Turnout
Voter Turnout Graph
Vote Pie ChartState Seal
Maps2008 Louisiana County Map of General Election Results for President
Parish Button
2000 Button
Pop Button
Cong Dist Button
Per Vote Republican Button
Per Vote Democratic Button
Swing Map Button
Trend Map Button
 
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%

Election Data and Statistics:
Election Tools
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: