1912 Presidential General Election Results - Illinois
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Woodrow WilsonThomas MarshallDemocrat 405,048 35.34%29
Theodore RooseveltHiram JohnsonProg. for S.J. 386,478 33.72%0
William TaftNicholas ButlerRepublican 253,593 22.13%0
Eugene DebsEmil SeidelSocialist 81,278 7.09%0
Eugene ChafinAaron WatkinsProhibition 15,710 1.37%0
Arthur ReimerAugust GillhausSoc. Labor 4,066 0.35%0
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Election Notes:
  • The vote given is that cast for the elector receiving the highest aggregate vote cast in each county for the elector by the party represented.
Demographic Data

1920 Population:6,485,280Enum.1920 Population Density:45.0persons/km2
1910 Population:5,638,591Enum.1910 Population Density:39.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:29
Land Area (2000):143,961km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Illinois Office of the Secretary of State, "Vote for President - Nov. 5, 1912," Official Vote of the State of Illinois Cast at the General Election November 5, 1912 (Springfield, 1912)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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