1948 Presidential General Election Results - Connecticut
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Thomas DeweyEarl WarrenRepublican 437,754 49.55%8
Harry TrumanAlben BarkleyDemocrat 423,297 47.91%0
Henry WallaceGlen TaylorPeoples 13,713 1.55%0
Norman ThomasTucker SmithSocialist 6,964 0.79%0
YOther (+) - - 1,790 0.20%0
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Demographic Data

1950 Population:2,007,280Enum.1950 Population Density:160.0persons/km2
1940 Population:1,709,242Enum.1940 Population Density:136.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8
Land Area (2000):12,548km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.6%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: State of Connecticut, comp., "Vote for President of the United States, State Officers and U.S. Representative at Large - November 2, 1948," State of Connecticut Public Document No. 26 Statement of Vote General Election November 2, 1948 (Hartford, 1949)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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