1972 Presidential General Election Results - Maine
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 256,458 61.46%4
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 160,584 38.48%0
YOther (+) - - 229 0.05%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:1,125,043Enum.1980 Population Density:14.1persons/km2
1972 Population:1,034,817Est.1972 Population Density:12.9persons/km2
1970 Population:993,722Enum.1970 Population Density:12.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4Electoral Vote Density:258,704persons/EV
Land Area (2000):79,931km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.2%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Maine Department of the Secretary of State. Bureau of Corporations, Elections, and Commissions, State of Maine General Election November 7, 1972 President and Vice President (Augusta, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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