1988 Presidential General Election Results - District of Columbia
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Michael DukakisLloyd BentsenDemocrat 159,407 82.65%3
George BushJ. Danforth QuayleRepublican 27,590 14.30%0
Lenora FulaniJoyce DattnerIndependent 2,901 1.50%0
Write-In-- 1,553 0.81%0
Ron PaulAndre MarrouLibertarian 554 0.29%0
YOther (+) - - 872 0.45%0
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:606,900Enum.1990 Population Density:3,817.0persons/km2
1988 Population:630,427Est.1988 Population Density:3,964.9persons/km2
1980 Population:638,432Enum.1980 Population Density:4,015.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:3Electoral Vote Density:210,142persons/EV
Land Area (2000):159km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:-0.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Clerk of the House of Representatives, comp., Statistics of the Presidential and Congressional Election of November 8, 1988 (Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1989)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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