1980 Presidential General Election Results - Pennsylvania
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 2,261,872 49.59%27
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 1,937,540 42.48%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyAnd. Coalition 292,921 6.42%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 33,263 0.73%0
Clifton DeBerryMatilde ZimmermannSoc. Workers 20,291 0.44%0
YOther (+) - - 15,614 0.34%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:11,864,720Enum.1980 Population Density:102.2persons/km2
1970 Population:11,800,766Enum.1970 Population Density:101.7persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:27Electoral Vote Density:439,434persons/EV
Land Area (2000):116,074km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.1%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Pennsylvania Department of State. Bureau of Commissions, Elections and Legislation, President & Vice President of the United States General Election November 4, 1980 (Harrisburg, 1980)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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