1972 Presidential General Election Results - Nebraska
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 406,298 70.50%5
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 169,991 29.50%0
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Maps1972 Nebraska County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:1,569,825Enum.1980 Population Density:7.9persons/km2
1972 Population:1,518,293Est.1972 Population Density:7.6persons/km2
1970 Population:1,485,333Enum.1970 Population Density:7.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:5Electoral Vote Density:303,659persons/EV
Land Area (2000):199,099km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

Election Data and Statistics:
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  • Congressional District Data (m)
  • Voter Registration & Turnout Data (m)
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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Nebraska Secretary of State, comp., Official Report of the Board of State Canvassers of the State of Nebraska General Election Held November 7, 1972 (Lincoln, 1972)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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