1972 Presidential General Election Results - North Dakota
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 174,109 62.07%3
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 100,384 35.79%0
John SchmitzThomas AndersonIndependent 5,646 2.01%0
YOther (+) - - 375 0.13%0
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Maps1972 North Dakota County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:652,717Enum.1980 Population Density:3.7persons/km2
1972 Population:630,937Est.1972 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
1970 Population:617,792Enum.1970 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:3Electoral Vote Density:210,312persons/EV
Land Area (2000):178,647km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: North Dakota Secretary of State, Official Abstract of Votes Cast at the General Election Held November 7, 1972 (Bismarck, 1972)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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