1956 Presidential General Election Results - Indiana
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Dwight EisenhowerRichard NixonRepublican 1,182,811 59.90%13
Adlai StevensonEstes KefauverDemocrat 783,908 39.70%0
Enoch HoltwickEdwin CooperProhibition 6,554 0.33%0
Eric HassGeorgia CozziniSocialist Labor 1,334 0.07%0
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Demographic Data

1960 Population:4,662,498Enum.1960 Population Density:50.2persons/km2
1950 Population:3,934,224Enum.1950 Population Density:42.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:13
Land Area (2000):92,895km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Indiana Secretary of State, "General Election Returns November 6, 1956 President," General Election Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Indiana 1956 (Indianapolis, 1957)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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