1940 Presidential General Election Results - Alabama
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltHenry WallaceDemocrat 250,726 85.22%11
Wendell WillkieCharles McNaryRepublican 42,184 14.34%0
YOther (+) - - 1,309 0.44%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:2,832,961Enum.1940 Population Density:21.6persons/km2
1930 Population:2,646,248Enum.1930 Population Density:20.1persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:11Electoral Vote Density:257,542persons/EV
Land Area (2000):131,426km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: State of Alabama Department of Archives and History, "1940 General Election - Nov. 5 Presidential Electors," Alabama Official and Statistical Register 1943 (Wetumpka: Wetumpka Printing Co., 1943)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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