1980 Presidential General Election Results - Washington
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 865,244 49.66%9
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 650,193 37.32%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 185,073 10.62%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 29,213 1.68%0
Barry CommonerLaDonna HarrisCitizens 9,403 0.54%0
YOther (+) - - 3,268 0.19%0
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,132,353Enum.1980 Population Density:24.0persons/km2
1970 Population:3,413,244Enum.1970 Population Density:19.8persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:9Electoral Vote Density:459,150persons/EV
Land Area (2000):172,348km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.9%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Washington Secretary of State, "President and Vice President of the United States," 1980 General Election Returns for Legislative Races (Olympia, 1980)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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