1956 Presidential General Election Results - Oregon
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Dwight EisenhowerRichard NixonRepublican 406,393 55.25%6
Adlai StevensonEstes KefauverDemocrat 329,204 44.75%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:1,768,687Enum.1960 Population Density:7.1persons/km2
1950 Population:1,521,341Enum.1950 Population Density:6.1persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6
Land Area (2000):248,631km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Oregon Secretary of State, Abstract of Votes Cast in the several counties in the State of Oregon at the Regular General Election held on the Sixth Day of November, A.D. 1956, for Candidates for Presidential Electors ... (Salem, 1956)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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