1988 Gubernatorial General Election Results - Utah
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Popular Vote
Norman H. BangerterRepublican 260,462 40.13%
Ted WilsonDemocratic 249,321 38.41%
Merrill CookIndependent 136,651 21.05%
Kitty K. BurtonLibertarian 1,661 0.26%
Arly H. PedersenAmerican 1,019 0.16%
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  1988 Utah County Map of General Election Results for Governor  
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Election Notes:
  • Sanpete County total for Cook: 1141
    Sevier County total for Cook: 1439
    Summit County total for Cook: 1132
Demographic Data

1990 Population:1,722,850Enum.1990 Population Density:8.1persons/km2
1988 Population:1,689,374Est.1988 Population Density:7.9persons/km2
1980 Population:1,461,037Enum.1980 Population Density:6.9persons/km2
Land Area (2000):212,751km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: State of Utah Elections Office. 1988 General Election Report, State of Utah Elections Office (http://www.governor.state.ut.us/lt_gover/88stateexec.htm) (accessed 14 Apr 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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