1976 Presidential General Election Results - Florida
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 1,636,000 51.93%17
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 1,469,531 46.64%0
Eugene McCarthySharon KilpatrickIndependent 23,643 0.75%0
Thomas AndersonRufus ShackelfordAmerican 21,325 0.68%0
YOther (+) - - 132 0.00%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:9,746,961Enum.1980 Population Density:69.8persons/km2
1976 Population:8,695,356Est.1976 Population Density:62.3persons/km2
1970 Population:6,791,418Enum.1970 Population Density:48.6persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:17Electoral Vote Density:511,492persons/EV
Land Area (2000):139,670km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:3.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Florida Department of State. Division of Elections, November 2, 1976 President and Vice President (Tallahassee, 1976)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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