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  Presidential
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Home StatePolitical
Party
Primary VoteDelegates
Mike HuckabeeArkansasRepublican 138,557 60.46%29 85.3%
John McCainArizonaRepublican 46,343 20.22%1 2.9%
Mitt RomneyMassachusettsRepublican 30,997 13.53%1 2.9%
Ron PaulTexasRepublican 10,983 4.79%0 0.0%
Uncommitted-Republican 987 0.43%0 0.0%
Rudolph W. GiulianiNew YorkRepublican 658 0.29%0 0.0%
Fred ThompsonTennesseeRepublican 628 0.27%0 0.0%
YUnallocated - Republican - -38.8%
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Election Information:
Contest Type: State-run Primary
Election Date:2008-02-05
Eligible Participants: Open (all voters)
Delegates Awarded in this Contest: 31
Delegates Total: 34
Delegate Allocation Method: Proportional A 20% threshold is required to receive delegates.
  • 19 at-large delegates: each candidate receiving at least 10% of the vote is awarded one delegate. If a candidate receives a majority of the vote, that candidate is awarded the remaining delegates. If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, the remaining at-large delgates are allocated proportionally amongst the top three candidates. A 10% minimum threshold is required to receive proportionally-allocated at-large delegates.
  • 12 district delegates (3 for each of the 4 congressional districts): In each district, if a candidate receives a majority of the vote, that candidate is awarded all three delegates. If no candidate receives a majority of the vote, then the candidate receiving a plurality of the vote is awarded two delegates and the candidate with the next highest number of votes is awarded one delegate.
Demographic Data

2010 Population:2,915,918Enum.2010 Population Density:21.6persons/km2
2008 Population:2,874,554Est.2008 Population Density:21.3persons/km2
2000 Population:2,673,400Enum.2000 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
Total Delegates:34Delegates Density:84,546persons/Del
Land Area (2000):134,856km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.9%

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  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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