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Popular Vote
Jay NixonDemocratic 1,680,611 58.40%
Kenny HulshofRepublican 1,136,364 39.49%
Andy FinkenstadtLibertarian 31,850 1.11%
Greg ThompsonConstitution 28,941 1.01%
Write-insWrite-in 12 0.00%
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Demographic Data

2010 Population:5,988,927Enum.2010 Population Density:33.6persons/km2
2008 Population:5,923,916Est.2008 Population Density:33.2persons/km2
2000 Population:5,595,211Enum.2000 Population Density:31.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):178,414km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.7%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Missouri Office of the Secretary of State. Official Election Returns State of Missouri General Election -2008 General Election Tuesday, November 04, 2008 As announced by the Board of State Canvassers on Tuesday, December 02, 2008 Governor, Missouri Office of the Secretary of State ( ) (accessed 05 Dec 2008)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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