2006 Initiative General Election Results - California
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  Initiative: Proposition 87: Alternative Energy/Oil TaxPopular Vote
No 4,635,265 54.56%
Yes 3,861,217 45.44%
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Election Notes:
  • Establishes $4 billion program with goal to reduce petroleum consumption by 25%, with research and production incentives for alternative energy and more energy efficient technologies
  • Funded by tax of 1.5% to 6% (depending on oil price per barrel) on producers of oil extracted in California. Prohibits producers from passing tax to consumers.
Demographic Data

2010 Population:37,253,956Enum.2010 Population Density:92.2persons/km2
2006 Population:36,021,202Est.2006 Population Density:89.2persons/km2
2000 Population:33,871,648Enum.2000 Population Density:83.9persons/km2
Land Area (2000):403,933km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.0%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: California Secretary of State. Statement of Vote 2006 General Election November 7, 2006, California Secretary of State (http://vote.ss.ca.gov/Returns/prop/00.htm) (accessed 13 Jan 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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