2006 Initiative General Election Results - South Dakota
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  Initiative: Amendment C (Definition of Marriage)Popular Vote
Yes 172,305 51.83%
No 160,152 48.17%
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Election Notes:
  • Amendment C: amends the State Constitution to allow and recognize marriage only between a man and a woman. It would also prohibit the Legislature from allowing or recognizing civil unions, domestic partnerships or other quasi-marital relationships between two or more persons regardless of sex.
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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Aurora County Beadle County Bennett County Bon Homme County Brookings County Brown County Brule County Buffalo County Butte County Campbell County Charles Mix County Clark County Clay County Codington County Corson County Custer County Davison County Day County Deuel County Dewey County Douglas County Edmunds County Fall River County Faulk County Grant County Gregory County Haakon County Hamlin County Hand County Hanson County Harding County Hughes County Hutchinson County Hyde County Jackson County Jerauld County Jones County Kingsbury County Lake County Lawrence County Lincoln County Lyman County McCook County McPherson County Marshall County Meade County Mellette County Miner County Minnehaha County Moody County Pennington County Perkins County Potter County Roberts County Sanborn County Shannon County Spink County Stanley County Sully County Todd County Tripp County Turner County Union County Walworth County Yankton County Ziebach County