||Referendum: Flag Special Election||Popular Vote|
|Proposed New Flag
| > 50%
| > 60%
| > 70%
| > 80%
| > 90%
- A vote was held April 17, 2001, for Mississippians to choose an official flag--either the flag that had been used unofficially since 1894 that included a controversial symbol of the Confederate Battle Flag, or a new design.
|2010 Population:||2,967,297||Enum.||2010 Population Density:||24.4||persons/km2|
|2001 Population:||2,852,994||Est.||2001 Population Density:||23.5||persons/km2|
|2000 Population:||2,844,658||Enum.||2000 Population Density:||23.4||persons/km2|
|Land Area (2000):||121,488||km2||Annual Pop Growth Rate:||0.4||%|
|Election Data and Statistics:|
- Source for Popular Vote data: MS Secretary of State's office. Certification 2001 Flag Special Election 17-Apr-01, MS Secretary of State's office (http://www.sos.state.ms.us/elections/FlagVote/CountyScans/CertStateResults.pdf) (accessed 04 Jan 2007)
- Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
|Results for and Individual County:|