1896 Presidential General Election Results - Rhode Island
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William McKinleyGarret HobartRepublican 37,437 68.33%4
William BryanArthur SewallDemocrat 14,459 26.39%0
John PalmerSimon BucknerNat'l Democrat 1,166 2.13%0
Joshua LeveringHale JohnsonProhibition 1,160 2.12%0
Charles MatchettMatthew MaguireSocialist Labor 558 1.02%0
Write-ins-- 5 0.01%0
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Demographic Data

1900 Population:428,556Enum.1900 Population Density:158.4persons/km2
1890 Population:0Enum.1890 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4
Land Area (2000):2,706km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Rhode Island Secretary of State, Rhode Island Manual 1896-1897 (Providence, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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