2006 Initiative General Election Results - South Dakota
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  Initiative: Referred Law 6 (Criminalization of Abortion)Popular Vote
No 185,945 55.57%
Yes 148,648 44.43%
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Election Notes:
  • Referred Law #6: would prohibit any person, at any time, from providing any medicine or other substance to a pregnant woman for the specific purpose of terminating her pregnancy; would also prohibit any person, at any time, from using any instrument or procedure on a pregnant woman for the specific purpose of terminating her pregnancy, unless the person is a licensed physician performing a medical procedure to prevent the death of the pregnant woman.
Demographic Data

2010 Population:814,180Enum.2010 Population Density:4.1persons/km2
2006 Population:783,033Est.2006 Population Density:4.0persons/km2
2000 Population:754,844Enum.2000 Population Density:3.8persons/km2
Land Area (2000):196,540km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Dakota Secretary of State. General Election Official Returns for Ballot Questions, South Dakota Secretary of State (http://www.sdsos.gov/electionsvoteregistration/pastelections_electioninfo06_GEballotquestions.shtm) (accessed 03 Jan 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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