1976 Presidential General Election Results - Michigan
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 1,893,742 51.83%21
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 1,696,714 46.44%0
Eugene McCarthyPatricia WeymouthIndependent 47,905 1.31%0
YOther (+) - - 15,388 0.42%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:9,262,044Enum.1980 Population Density:63.0persons/km2
1976 Population:9,117,481Est.1976 Population Density:62.0persons/km2
1970 Population:8,881,826Enum.1970 Population Density:60.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:21Electoral Vote Density:434,166persons/EV
Land Area (2000):147,121km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Michigan Department of Management and Budget, "Official Canvass of Votes, General Election President and Vice President of the United States," Michigan Manual 1977-1978 (Lansing, 1977)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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