1972 Presidential General Election Results - Utah
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Richard NixonSpiro AgnewRepublican 323,643 67.64%4
George McGovernR. Sargent ShriverDemocrat 126,284 26.39%0
John SchmitzThomas AndersonAmerican Ind. 28,549 5.97%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:1,461,037Enum.1980 Population Density:6.9persons/km2
1972 Population:1,134,601Est.1972 Population Density:5.3persons/km2
1970 Population:1,059,273Enum.1970 Population Density:5.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:4Electoral Vote Density:283,650persons/EV
Land Area (2000):212,751km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:3.3%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Utah, Abstract of the Returns of the General Election Held in the State of Utah (Salt Lake City, 1972)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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