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Data for this Contest was Contributed by Ryne on 2009-06-07

  Initiative: Proposition 8: Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to MarryPopular Vote
Yes 7,001,144 52.24%
No 6,401,482 47.76%
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  • Shall the California Constitution be changed to eliminate the right of same-sex couples to marry providing that only marriage between a man and a woman is valid or recognized in California?
Demographic Data

2010 Population:37,253,956Enum.2010 Population Density:92.2persons/km2
2008 Population:36,604,337Est.2008 Population Density:90.6persons/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 - November 4, 2008, General Election, California Secretary of State (www.sos.ca.gov/elections/sov/2008_general/sov_complete.pdf) (accessed 07 Jun 2009)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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