1976 Presidential General Election Results - New York
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 3,389,558 51.87%41
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 3,100,791 47.45%0
Roger MacBrideDavid BerglandFree Libertarian 12,197 0.19%0
Gus HallJarvis TynerCommunist 10,270 0.16%0
Peter CamejoWillie Mae ReidSoc. Workers 6,996 0.11%0
Lyndon LaRoucheR. Wayne EvansLabor 5,413 0.08%0
Eugene McCarthy-- 4,303 0.07%0
Write-ins-- 4,300 0.07%0
Thomas Anderson-- 451 0.01%0
Lester Maddox-- 99 0.00%0
Julius Levin-- 28 0.00%0
Frank Zeidler-- 14 0.00%0
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Election Notes:
  • Ford vote is the fusion of the Republican and Conservative parties.
  • Carter vote is the fusion of the Democrat and Liberal parties.
Demographic Data

1980 Population:17,558,165Enum.1980 Population Density:143.6persons/km2
1976 Population:17,974,654Est.1976 Population Density:147.0persons/km2
1970 Population:18,241,391Enum.1970 Population Density:149.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:41Electoral Vote Density:438,406persons/EV
Land Area (2000):122,283km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:-0.4%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: New York State Department of State, "Presidential Vote, New York State By Counties, November 2, 1976," Manual for the Use of the Legislature of the State of New York 1977-79 (Albany, 1977)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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