1988 Presidential General Election Results - South Carolina
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
George BushJ. Danforth QuayleRepublican 606,443 61.50%8
Michael DukakisLloyd BentsenDemocrat 370,554 37.58%0
Ron PaulAndre MarrouLibertarian 4,935 0.50%0
Lenora FulaniJoyce DattnerUnited Citizens SC 4,077 0.41%0
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Demographic Data

1990 Population:3,486,310Enum.1990 Population Density:44.7persons/km2
1988 Population:3,412,102Est.1988 Population Density:43.8persons/km2
1980 Population:3,120,729Enum.1980 Population Density:40.0persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:8Electoral Vote Density:426,513persons/EV
Land Area (2000):77,983km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.1%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Carolina State Election Commission, South Carolina Votes Cast in General Election Held in South Carolina November 8, 1988 Pres. And Vice Pres. (Columbia, 1988)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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