Election of 1808

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BASICS

CategoryResult
IncumbentThomas Jefferson (DR)
Prior streakDR (2)
Prior five electionsF (3), DR (2)
Population6,804,233
States17
Electoral votes175
Popular votesn.a.
Voter turnoutn.a.

FIELD OF QUALIFIED CANDIDATES

CandidatePartyPIAgeStatePositionNomWinCSROP
James MadisonDR6.857.63VirginiaCabinet memberXX84.36124
Charles Cotesworth PinckneyF3.962.68South CarolinaFormer nomineeX66.03169
George ClintonDR4.069.27New YorkVice president28.0170

GENERAL ELECTION

CandidatePartySCPVPV%EVEV%PV*EQEV*EQ
James MadisonDR1212269.71%375
Charles Cotesworth PinckneyF54726.86%144
George ClintonDR063.43%18

REGIONAL SPLITS

CandidatePartyPV%EastSouthMidwestWestEVEastSouthMidwestWest
James MadisonDR12256633
Charles Cotesworth PinckneyF474430
George ClintonDR6600

EV BY STATES

StateTotal EVMadisonPinckneyClinton
Connecticut9090
Delaware3030
Georgia6600
Kentucky7700
Maryland11920
Massachusetts190190
New Hampshire7070
New Jersey8800
New York191306
North Carolina141130
Ohio3300
Pennsylvania202000
Rhode Island4040
South Carolina101000
Tennessee5500
Vermont6600
Virginia242400
Total175122476