1980 Presidential General Election Results - Missouri
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 1,074,181 51.16%12
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 931,182 44.35%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 77,920 3.71%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 14,422 0.69%0
Clifton DeBerryMatilde ZimmermannSoc. Workers 1,515 0.07%0
Write-ins-- 604 0.03%0
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Maps1980 Missouri County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,916,766Enum.1980 Population Density:27.6persons/km2
1970 Population:4,677,623Enum.1970 Population Density:26.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:12Electoral Vote Density:409,731persons/EV
Land Area (2000):178,414km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Missouri Secretary of State, "General Election Returns Vote for President, By Counties, at General Election November 4, 1980," Official Manual State of Missouri 1981-1982 (Jefferson City, 1981)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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