1896 Presidential General Election Results - Kansas
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William BryanArthur SewallDemocrat 171,675 51.32%10
William McKinleyGarret HobartRepublican 159,345 47.63%0
Joshua LeveringHale JohnsonProhibition 1,698 0.51%0
John PalmerSimon BucknerNat'l Democrat 1,209 0.36%0
Charles BentleyJames SouthgateNational Party 620 0.19%0
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Election Notes:
  • Bryan data is the fusion of Democratic and People's parties (same set of electors on two tickets)
Demographic Data

1900 Population:1,470,495Enum.1900 Population Density:6.9persons/km2
1890 Population:0Enum.1890 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:10
Land Area (2000):211,900km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Kansas Secretary of State, "Statement of Official Vote State of Kansas, 1896," Tenth Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Kansas (Topeka, 1897)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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