1908 Presidential General Election Results - Pennsylvania
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
William TaftJames ShermanRepublican 745,779 58.84%34
William BryanJohn KernDemocrat 448,782 35.41%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 36,694 2.90%0
Eugene DebsBenjamin HanfordSocialist 33,914 2.68%0
YOther (+) - - 2,281 0.18%0
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Demographic Data

1910 Population:7,665,111Enum.1910 Population Density:66.0persons/km2
1900 Population:6,302,115Enum.1900 Population Density:54.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:34
Land Area (2000):116,074km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.0%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Pennsylvania Department of General Services, comp., "Official Vote of Pennsylvania for Presidential Electors, 1908," Smull's Legislative Handbook and Manual of the State of Pennsylvania 1909 (Harrisburg: Harrisburg Publishing Co., 1909)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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