|Popular Vote||Electoral Vote|
|James Carter||Walter Mondale||Democrat
|Gerald Ford||Robert Dole||Republican
|Other (+)|| - || -
- Ford vote is the fusion of the Republican and Conservative parties.
- Carter vote is the fusion of the Democrat and Liberal parties.
|1980 Population:||17,558,165||Enum.||1980 Population Density:||143.6||persons/km2|
|1976 Population:||17,974,654||Est.||1976 Population Density:||147.0||persons/km2|
|1970 Population:||18,241,391||Enum.||1970 Population Density:||149.2||persons/km2|
|Total Electoral Vote:||41||Electoral Vote Density:||438,406||persons/EV|
|Land Area (2000):||122,283||km2||Annual Pop Growth Rate:||-0.4||%|
|Election Data and Statistics:|
- Source for Popular Vote data: New York State Department of State, "Presidential Vote, New York State By Counties, November 2, 1976," Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1977-79 (Albany, 1977)
- Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
|Results for and Individual County:|