1976 Presidential General Election Results - New Mexico
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 211,419 50.75%4
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 201,148 48.28%0
Peter CamejoWillie Mae ReidSoc. Workers 2,462 0.59%0
Roger MacBrideDavid BerglandLibertarian 1,110 0.27%0
YOther (+) - - 451 0.11%0
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Maps1976 New Mexico County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:1,303,302Enum.1980 Population Density:4.1persons/km2
1976 Population:1,195,162Est.1976 Population Density:3.8persons/km2
1970 Population:1,017,055Enum.1970 Population Density:3.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4Electoral Vote Density:298,791persons/EV
Land Area (2000):314,309km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.5%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Mexico State Canvassing Board, Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 2, 1976 - State of New Mexico (Santa Fe, 1976)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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