1908 Presidential General Election Results - Rhode Island
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 43,942 60.76%4
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 24,706 34.16%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 1,365 1.89%0
Thomas HisgenJohn GravesIndependence 1,105 1.53%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 1,016 1.40%0
August GillhausDonald MunroSocialist Labor 183 0.25%0
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Demographic Data

1910 Population:542,610Enum.1910 Population Density:200.5persons/km2
1900 Population:428,556Enum.1900 Population Density:158.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4
Land Area (2000):2,706km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Rhode Island Secretary of State, Rhode Island Manual 1909 (Providence, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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