1970 Senatorial General Election Results - Massachusetts
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Ryne on 2009-08-26

Popular Vote
Edward M. KennedyDemocratic 1,202,856 62.14%
Josiah A. SpauldingRepublican 715,978 36.99%
Lawrence GilfedderSocialist Labor 10,378 0.54%
Mark R. ShawProhibition 5,944 0.31%
Others- 451 0.02%
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:5,689,170Enum.1970 Population Density:280.2persons/km2
1960 Population:5,148,578Enum.1960 Population Density:253.5persons/km2
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Secretary of the Commonwealth. Election Statistics, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1969-1970, Secretary of the Commonwealth (http://www.archive.org/details/electionstatisti19691970mass) (accessed 26 Aug 2009)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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