** ** 1978 Senatorial General Election Results - Delaware ** **
Data for this Contest was Contributed by on 2012-08-06

Popular Vote
Joseph BidenDemocratic 93,930 57.96%
James H. Baxter, Jr.Republican 66,479 41.02%
Donald G. GiesAmerican 1,663 1.03%
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Election Notes:
  • Excludes write-in votes.
  • Information on candidates and incumbency accessed via: http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=5335
Demographic Data

1980 Population:594,338Enum.1980 Population Density:117.5persons/km2
1978 Population:0Est.1978 Population Density:0.0persons/km2
1970 Population:548,104Enum.1970 Population Density:108.3persons/km2
Land Area (2000):5,060km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: State of Delaware Commissioner of Elections. State of Delaware - Official Results of General Election, State of Delaware Commissioner of Elections (http://uselectionatlas.org/DOC/DE/DE%20Official%20Results%201978.pdf) (accessed 6 Aug 2012)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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