1908 Presidential General Election Results - Kansas
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 197,216 52.46%10
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 161,209 42.88%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 12,420 3.30%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 5,033 1.34%0
Thomas HisgenJohn GravesIndependent 68 0.02%0
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Demographic Data

1910 Population:1,690,949Enum.1910 Population Density:8.0persons/km2
1900 Population:1,470,495Enum.1900 Population Density:6.9persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:10
Land Area (2000):211,900km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Kansas Secretary of State, "Statement of Official Vote State of Kansas, 1908," Sixteenth Biennial Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Kansas (Topeka, 1909)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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