|Data for this Contest was Contributed by Oldiesfreak1854 on 2012-07-17|
|Lowell P. Weicker, Jr.||Republican
|Joseph D. Duffey||Democratic
|Thomas J. Dodd||Dodd Independent
- Includes write-in votes not included in the county-level data.
|1970 Population:||3,032,217||Enum.||1970 Population Density:||241.6||persons/km2|
|1960 Population:||2,535,234||Enum.||1960 Population Density:||202.0||persons/km2|
|Land Area (2000):||12,548||km2||Annual Pop Growth Rate:||1.8||%|
|Election Data and Statistics:|
- Source for Popular Vote data: State of Connecticut - Public Document No. 26 - Statement of Vote - General Election - November 3, 1. http://uselectionatlas.org/DOC/CT/1970_sov.pdf, State of Connecticut - Public Document No. 26 - Statement of Vote - General Election - November 3, 1 (http://htuselectionatlas.org/DOC/CT/1970_sov.pdf) (accessed 17 Jul 2012)
- Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
|Results for and Individual County:|