1976 Presidential General Election Results - Massachusetts
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 1,429,475 56.11%14
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 1,030,276 40.44%0
Eugene McCarthyJohn H. StoufferIndependent 65,637 2.58%0
Peter CamejoWillie Mae ReidSoc. Workers 8,138 0.32%0
Thomas AndersonRufus ShackelfordAmerican 7,555 0.30%0
YOther (+) - - 6,477 0.25%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:5,737,093Enum.1980 Population Density:282.5persons/km2
1976 Population:5,748,868Est.1976 Population Density:283.1persons/km2
1970 Population:5,689,170Enum.1970 Population Density:280.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:14Electoral Vote Density:410,633persons/EV
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.1%

Election Data and Statistics:
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  • Congressional District Data (m)
  • Voter Registration & Turnout Data (m)
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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State, comp., "Votes for Electors of President and Vice President," Public Document #43, Election Statistics Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1976 (Boston, 1977)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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