1990 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Tennessee
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Popular Vote
Ned McWherterDemocratic 479,990 60.83%
Dwight HenryRepublican 288,904 36.61%
W. Curtis JacoxIndependent 10,980 1.39%
David Brandon ShepardIndependent 9,094 1.15%
Write-ins- 100 0.01%
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Maps1990 Tennessee County Map of General Election Results for Governor
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:4,877,203Enum.1990 Population Density:45.7persons/km2
1980 Population:4,591,023Enum.1980 Population Density:43.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):106,752km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Tennessee Secretary of State, "Governor," Certification of Election Results for the General ElectionHeld November 6, 1990 (Nashville, 1991)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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