1997 Initiative General Election Results - Washington
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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Alcon on 2007-01-05

  Initiative: Initiative to the People 676 (Gun Control)Popular Vote
No 1,194,004 70.62%
Yes 496,690 29.38%
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Election Notes:
  • Shall the transfer of handguns without trigger-locking devices be prohibited and persons possessing or acquiring a handgun be required to obtain a handgun safety license?
Demographic Data

2000 Population:5,894,121Enum.2000 Population Density:34.2persons/km2
1997 Population:5,674,747Est.1997 Population Density:32.9persons/km2
1990 Population:4,866,669Enum.1990 Population Density:28.2persons/km2
Land Area (2000):172,348km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.9%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Washington Secretary of State. November 1997 General Measures, Washington Secretary of State (http://vote.wa.gov/Elections/) (accessed 2007 Jan 05)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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