1980 Presidential General Election Results - Arkansas
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 403,164 48.13%6
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 398,041 47.52%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyAnd. Coalition 22,468 2.68%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 8,970 1.07%0
Barry CommonerLaDonna HarrisCitizens 2,345 0.28%0
YOther (+) - - 2,594 0.31%0
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Maps1980 Arkansas County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:2,286,357Enum.1980 Population Density:17.0persons/km2
1970 Population:1,923,322Enum.1970 Population Density:14.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:6Electoral Vote Density:381,060persons/EV
Land Area (2000):134,856km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Arkansas Secretary of State, comp., 1980 Arkansas Elections A Compilation of Primary, Run-Off & General Election Results for State & District Offices (Little Rock, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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