1968 Presidential General Election Results - Mississippi
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
George WallaceCurtis LeMayIndependent 415,349 63.46%7
Hubert HumphreyEdmund MuskieNat'l Democratic 150,644 23.02%0
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 88,516 13.52%0
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Election Notes:
  • The source lists the Independent Electors as pledged to Vice Presidential candidate S. Marvin Griffin. The electors cast their ballots for national nominee Curtis LeMay.
Demographic Data

1970 Population:2,216,994Enum.1970 Population Density:18.2persons/km2
1960 Population:2,178,141Enum.1960 Population Density:17.9persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:7
Land Area (2000):121,488km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Mississippi Secretary of State, "General Election November 5, 1968," Mississippi Official and Statistical Register 1968-1972 (Jackson, 1969)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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