2005 Referendum Special Election Results - Texas
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by rhenderson on 2007-01-13

  Referendum: Same sex marriage denied legal statusPopular Vote
Yes 1,723,782 76.25%
No 536,913 23.75%
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Election Notes:
  • Ballot language: "The constitutional amendment providing that marriage in this state consists only of the union of one man and one woman and prohibiting this state or a political subdivision of this state from creating or recognizing any legal status identical or similar to marriage."
Demographic Data

2010 Population:25,145,561Enum.2010 Population Density:37.1persons/km2
2005 Population:22,778,123Est.2005 Population Density:33.6persons/km2
2000 Population:20,851,820Enum.2000 Population Density:30.8persons/km2
Land Area (2000):678,051km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.9%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Texas Secretary of State. 2005 Constitutional Amendment Election, Texas Secretary of State (http://elections.sos.state.tx.us/elchist.exe) (accessed 13 Jan 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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