1972 Presidential General Election Results - Florida
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 1,857,759 71.91%17
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 718,117 27.80%0
Write-ins-- 7,407 0.29%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:9,746,961Enum.1980 Population Density:69.8persons/km2
1972 Population:7,520,324Est.1972 Population Density:53.8persons/km2
1970 Population:6,791,418Enum.1970 Population Density:48.6persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:17Electoral Vote Density:442,372persons/EV
Land Area (2000):139,670km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:3.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Florida Department of State. Division of Elections, November 7, 1972 President and Vice President (Tallahassee, 1972)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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