1968 Gubernatorial Open Primary Election Results - Washington
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Popular Vote
Daniel J. EvansRepublican 305,897 43.41%
John J. O'ConnellDemocratic 182,969 25.96%
Martin J. DurkanDemocratic 162,382 23.04%
Jack E. TannerDemocratic 17,155 2.43%
A. F. CanwellRepublican 15,982 2.27%
Ernest T. RhodeferRepublican 8,870 1.26%
Allen J. CourterRepublican 6,135 0.87%
John (Hugo Frye) PatricRepublican 5,328 0.76%
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Demographic Data

1970 Population:3,413,244Enum.1970 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
1960 Population:2,853,214Enum.1960 Population Density:16.6persons/km2
Land Area (2000):172,348km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Washington Secretary of State, Abstract of Votes Primary Election Held on September 17, 1968 (Olympia, 1968)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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