1988 Presidential General Election Results - Massachusetts
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Michael DukakisLloyd BentsenDemocrat 1,401,415 53.23%13
George BushJ. Danforth QuayleRepublican 1,194,635 45.37%0
Ron PaulAndre MarrouLibertarian 24,251 0.92%0
Lenora FulaniJoyce DattnerNew Alliance 9,561 0.36%0
YOther (+) - - 2,943 0.11%0
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:6,016,425Enum.1990 Population Density:296.3persons/km2
1988 Population:5,979,997Est.1988 Population Density:294.5persons/km2
1980 Population:5,737,093Enum.1980 Population Density:282.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:13Electoral Vote Density:460,000persons/EV
Land Area (2000):20,306km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Massachusetts Secretary of State, "Electors of President and Vice President," Public Document #43, Massachusetts Election Statistics 1988 (Boston, 1989)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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