1936 Presidential General Election Results - Pennsylvania
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Franklin RooseveltJohn GarnerDemocrat 2,353,987 56.88%36
Alfred LandonFrank KnoxRepublican 1,690,200 40.84%0
William LemkeThomas O'BrianRoyal Oak 67,468 1.63%0
Norman ThomasGeorge NelsonSocialist 14,599 0.35%0
YOther (+) - - 12,172 0.29%0
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Demographic Data

1940 Population:9,900,180Enum.1940 Population Density:85.3persons/km2
1930 Population:9,631,350Enum.1930 Population Density:83.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:36
Land Area (2000):116,074km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.3%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Pennsylvania Bureau of Publications, "Votes Cast for President and Vice-President at General Election, November 3, 1936," The Pennsylvania Manual 1937 (Harrisburg, 1937)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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