1976 Presidential General Election Results - Louisiana
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 661,365 51.73%10
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 587,446 45.95%0
Lester MaddoxWilliam DykeAmerican 10,058 0.79%0
Gus HallJarvis TynerCommunist 7,417 0.58%0
Eugene McCarthyHugh LongNomination 6,588 0.52%0
Roger MacBrideDavid BerglandLibertarian 3,325 0.26%0
Peter CamejoWillie Mae ReidSoc. Workers 2,240 0.18%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,206,116Enum.1980 Population Density:37.3persons/km2
1976 Population:3,951,636Est.1976 Population Density:35.0persons/km2
1970 Population:3,644,637Enum.1970 Population Density:32.3persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:10Electoral Vote Density:395,164persons/EV
Land Area (2000):112,825km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.4%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: Louisiana Secretary of State, Election Returns for Electors for President and Vice-President of the United States (Baton Rouge, 0)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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