1998 Initiative General Election Results - Montana
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Z on 2007-06-28

  Initiative: Initiative 137 (Ban on Cyanide Processing in Mining)Popular Vote
Yes 169,991 52.30%
No 155,034 47.70%
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Election Notes:
  • Initiative bans cyanide processing in open-pit gold and silver mines.
Demographic Data

2000 Population:902,195Enum.2000 Population Density:2.4persons/km2
1998 Population:892,431Est.1998 Population Density:2.4persons/km2
1990 Population:799,065Enum.1990 Population Density:2.1persons/km2
Land Area (2000):376,979km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.2%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Montana Secretary of State. 1998 Statewide General Canvass- November 3, 1998, Montana Secretary of State (http://sos.mt.gov/ELB/archives/1990s/1998/98GEN/1998gen.pdf) (accessed 29 Jun 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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