1976 Presidential General Election Results - Missouri
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 998,387 51.10%12
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 927,443 47.47%0
Eugene McCarthyMarlene BarrettIndependent 24,029 1.23%0
Write-ins-- 3,741 0.19%0
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Maps1976 Missouri County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,916,766Enum.1980 Population Density:27.6persons/km2
1976 Population:4,823,554Est.1976 Population Density:27.0persons/km2
1970 Population:4,677,623Enum.1970 Population Density:26.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:12Electoral Vote Density:401,963persons/EV
Land Area (2000):178,414km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.5%

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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 2, 1976," Official Manual State of Missouri 1977-1978 (Jefferson City, 1977)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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