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** ** 1972 Presidential General Election Results - Washington ** **
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Vice Presidential
Candidate
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Party
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 837,135 56.92%9
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 568,334 38.64%0
John SchmitzThomas AndersonIndependent 58,906 4.00%0
YOther (+) - - 6,472 0.44%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,132,353Enum.1980 Population Density:24.0persons/km2
1972 Population:3,446,815Est.1972 Population Density:20.0persons/km2
1970 Population:3,413,244Enum.1970 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9Electoral Vote Density:382,979persons/EV
Land Area (2000):172,348km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.9%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Washington Secretary of State, comp., "Presidential Candidates," Abstract of Votes Presidential and State General Election Held on November 7, 1972 (Olympia, 1972)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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