1980 Presidential General Election Results - North Dakota
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 193,695 64.23%3
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 79,189 26.26%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 23,640 7.84%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 3,743 1.24%0
Barry CommonerLaDonna HarrisCitizens 429 0.14%0
Harley McLainJewelie GoellerNatural Peoples 296 0.10%0
Percy Greaves Jr.Frank VarnumAmerican 235 0.08%0
Gus HallAngela DavisCommunist 93 0.03%0
Clifton DeBerryMatilde ZimmermannSoc. Workers 89 0.03%0
David McReynoldsDiane DrufenbrockSocialist 82 0.03%0
Benjamin BubarEarl DodgeStatesman 54 0.02%0
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Maps1980 North Dakota County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:652,717Enum.1980 Population Density:3.7persons/km2
1970 Population:617,792Enum.1970 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:3Electoral Vote Density:217,572persons/EV
Land Area (2000):178,647km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: North Dakota Secretary of State, Official Abstract of Votes Cast at the General Election Held November 4, 1980 (Bismarck, 1980)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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