1956 Presidential General Election Results - Missouri
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Adlai StevensonEstes KefauverDemocrat 918,273 50.11%13
Dwight EisenhowerRichard NixonRepublican 914,289 49.89%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:4,319,813Enum.1960 Population Density:24.2persons/km2
1950 Population:3,954,653Enum.1950 Population Density:22.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:13
Land Area (2000):178,414km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.9%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Missouri Secretary of State, "General Election Returns Vote for President, By Counties, at General Election November 6, 1956," State of Missouri Official Manual for the Years 1957-1958 (Jefferson City, 1957)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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