1996 Presidential General Election Results - South Dakota
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Vice Presidential
Popular VoteElectoral Vote
Robert DoleJack KempRepublican 150,543 46.49%3
William ClintonAlbert Gore Jr.Democratic 139,333 43.03%0
H. Ross PerotJames CampbellIndependent 31,250 9.65%0
Harry BrowneJo JorgensenLibertarian 1,472 0.45%0
Howard PhillipsAlbion Knight Jr.Independent 912 0.28%0
Dr. John HagelinDr. V. TompkinsIndependent 316 0.10%0
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Maps1996 South Dakota County Map of General Election Results for President
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Demographic Data

2000 Population:754,844Enum.2000 Population Density:3.8persons/km2
1996 Population:742,213Est.1996 Population Density:3.8persons/km2
1990 Population:696,004Enum.1990 Population Density:3.5persons/km2
Total Electoral Vote:3Electoral Vote Density:247,404persons/EV
Land Area (2000):196,540km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:0.8%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Dakota Secretary of State, South Dakota Official Election Returns and Registration Figures General Election November 5, 1996 (Pierre, 1996)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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