1988 Presidential General Election Results - New Mexico
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
George BushJ. Danforth QuayleRepublican 270,341 51.86%5
Michael DukakisLloyd BentsenDemocrat 244,497 46.90%0
Ron PaulAndre MarrouLibertarian 3,268 0.63%0
Lenora FulaniRafael MendezNew Alliance 2,237 0.43%0
YOther (+) - - 944 0.18%0
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Maps1988 New Mexico County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:1,515,069Enum.1990 Population Density:4.8persons/km2
1988 Population:1,490,356Est.1988 Population Density:4.7persons/km2
1980 Population:1,303,302Enum.1980 Population Density:4.1persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:5Electoral Vote Density:298,071persons/EV
Land Area (2000):314,309km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.5%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: New Mexico State Canvassing Board, Canvass of Returns of General Election Held on November 8, 1988 - State of New Mexico (Santa Fe, 1988)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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