2005 Referendum General Election Results - New Jersey
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  Referendum: Public Question #1 (Lt. Governor)Popular Vote
Yes 836,144 56.06%
No 655,333 43.94%
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Election Notes:
  • Amendment text: "Shall the amendment of Articles II, IV, V and XI of the Constitution, agreed to by the Legislature, establishing the office of Lieutenant Governor, and providing for the term, election, succession, salary, qualifications, and duties of the office, and for an interim succession to be employed in the event of a vacancy in the office of the Governor before the election of the first Lieutenant Governor, be adopted?"
Demographic Data

2010 Population:8,791,894Enum.2010 Population Density:457.6persons/km2
2005 Population:8,651,974Est.2005 Population Density:450.4persons/km2
2000 Population:8,414,350Enum.2000 Population Density:438.0persons/km2
Land Area (2000):19,211km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Jersey Secretary of State. Ballot Questions Tally For November 2005 General Election, New Jersey Secretary of State (http://www.state.nj.us/oag/elections/2005results/05_generalelection/2005_Official_public_questions_tallies.pdf) (accessed 12 Feb 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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