1972 Senatorial General Election Results - South Dakota
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Oldiesfreak1854 on 2012-07-18

  Senatorial
Candidate
Political
Party
Popular Vote
James AbourezkDemocratic 174,773 57.04%
Robert W. HirschRepublican 131,613 42.96%
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Maps1972 South Dakota County Map of General Election Results for Senator
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Election Notes:
  • Information on incumbency accessed via: http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=6489
Demographic Data

1980 Population:690,768Enum.1980 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
1972 Population:677,389Est.1972 Population Density:3.4persons/km2
1970 Population:666,257Enum.1970 Population Density:3.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):196,540km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Election Returns by Counties for the State of South Dakota - General Election - November 7, 1972. http://uselectionatlas.org/DOC/SD/GENERAL/SD_Official_Returns1972GE.pdf, Election Returns by Counties for the State of South Dakota - General Election - November 7, 1972 (http://uselectionatlas.org/DOC/SD/GENERAL/SD_Official_Returns1972GE.pdf) (accessed 18 Jul 2012)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
Results for and Individual County:
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