1980 Presidential General Election Results - Wisconsin
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Ronald ReaganGeorge BushRepublican 1,088,845 47.90%11
James CarterWalter MondaleDemocrat 981,584 43.18%0
John AndersonPatrick LuceyIndependent 160,657 7.07%0
Edward ClarkDavid KochLibertarian 29,135 1.28%0
Barry CommonerLaDonna HarrisIndependent 7,767 0.34%0
YOther (+) - - 5,233 0.23%0
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Maps1980 Wisconsin County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1980 Population:4,705,642Enum.1980 Population Density:33.5persons/km2
1970 Population:4,417,821Enum.1970 Population Density:31.4persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:11Electoral Vote Density:427,786persons/EV
Land Area (2000):140,663km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.6%

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Data Sources:
  • Source for Popular Vote data: Wisconsin Legislative Reference Bureau, comp., "General Election, November 4, 1980 Vote for President and Vice President By County," State of Wisconsin 1981-1982 Blue Book (Madison, 1981)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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