1976 Presidential General Election Results - Minnesota
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat-F.L. 1,070,440 54.90%10
Gerald FordRobert DoleInd. Republican 819,395 42.02%0
Eugene McCarthySteinMcCarthy '76 35,490 1.82%0
Thomas AndersonRufus ShackelfordAmerican 13,592 0.70%0
YOther (+) - - 11,014 0.56%0
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Maps1976 Minnesota County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,075,970Enum.1980 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
1976 Population:3,956,602Est.1976 Population Density:19.2persons/km2
1970 Population:3,806,103Enum.1970 Population Density:18.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:10Electoral Vote Density:395,660persons/EV
Land Area (2000):206,189km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Minnesota Secretary of State, "Vote for United States President, United States Senator, and Supreme Court by County," The Minnesota Legislative Manual 1977-1978 (St. Paul, 1977)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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