1976 Presidential General Election Results - Colorado
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Gerald FordRobert DoleRepublican 584,367 54.05%7
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 460,353 42.58%0
Eugene McCarthySurgesIndependent 26,107 2.41%0
Roger MacBrideDavid BerglandLibertarian 5,330 0.49%0
Benjamin BubarEarl DodgeCO Prohibition 2,882 0.27%0
YOther (+) - - 2,096 0.19%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:2,889,735Enum.1980 Population Density:10.8persons/km2
1976 Population:2,632,244Est.1976 Population Density:9.8persons/km2
1970 Population:2,209,596Enum.1970 Population Density:8.2persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:7Electoral Vote Density:376,035persons/EV
Land Area (2000):268,627km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:2.7%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Colorado Secretary of State, Abstract of Votes Cast at the General Election Held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976 (Denver, 1976)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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