1936 Presidential General Election Results - Rhode Island
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltJohn GarnerDemocrat 165,238 53.10%4
Alfred LandonFrank KnoxRepublican 125,031 40.18%0
William LemkeThomas O'BrianUnion 19,569 6.29%0
John AikenEmil TeichertSocialist Labor 929 0.30%0
Earl BrowderJames FordCommunist 411 0.13%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:713,346Enum.1940 Population Density:263.6persons/km2
1930 Population:687,497Enum.1930 Population Density:254.1persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4
Land Area (2000):2,706km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Rhode Island Secretary of State, "Presidential Election, November 3, 1936 Vote of Rhode Island by Cities and Towns," Rhode Island Manual 1937-1938 (Providence, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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