1908 Presidential General Election Results - Oregon
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 62,530 56.39%4
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 38,049 34.31%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 7,339 6.62%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 2,682 2.42%0
Thomas HisgenJohn GravesIndependence 289 0.26%0
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Demographic Data

1910 Population:672,765Enum.1910 Population Density:2.7persons/km2
1900 Population:413,536Enum.1900 Population Density:1.7persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4
Land Area (2000):248,631km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:5.0%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Oregon Secretary of State, Abstract of Votes Cast at a General Election in the State of Oregon, on the third day of November, A.D. 1908, for Electors of President and Vice-President of the United States (Salem, 1908)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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