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STATE WINNERS

YearTot PVTot EVPV winnerPV%EV winnerEV
185276,8104Franklin Pierce (D)53.02%Franklin Pierce (D)4
1856110,2554James Buchanan (D)48.38%James Buchanan (D)4
1860119,8274Abraham Lincoln (R)32.32%Abraham Lincoln (R)4
1864105,8905Abraham Lincoln (R)58.60%Abraham Lincoln (R)5
1868108,6565Ulysses Grant (R)50.24%Ulysses Grant (R)5
187295,7856Ulysses Grant (R)56.38%Ulysses Grant (R)6
1876155,7846Rutherford Hayes (R)50.88%Rutherford Hayes (R)6
1880164,2186Winfield Hancock (D)48.98%Winfield Hancock (D)5
1884196,9888James Blaine (R)51.97%James Blaine (R)8
1888251,3398Benjamin Harrison (R)49.66%Benjamin Harrison (R)8
1892269,5859Grover Cleveland (D)43.83%Grover Cleveland (D)8
1896298,6959William McKinley (R)49.11%William McKinley (R)8
1900302,3999William McKinley (R)54.48%William McKinley (R)9
1904331,76810Theodore Roosevelt (R)61.86%Theodore Roosevelt (R)10
1908386,62510William Howard Taft (R)55.45%William Howard Taft (R)10
1912677,87713Theodore Roosevelt (P)41.84%Theodore Roosevelt (P)11
1916999,25013Woodrow Wilson (D)46.63%Woodrow Wilson (D)13
1920943,46313Warren Harding (R)66.24%Warren Harding (R)13
19241,281,77813Calvin Coolidge (R)57.21%Calvin Coolidge (R)13
19281,796,65613Herbert Hoover (R)64.69%Herbert Hoover (R)13
19322,266,97222Franklin Roosevelt (D)58.41%Franklin Roosevelt (D)22
19362,638,88222Franklin Roosevelt (D)66.95%Franklin Roosevelt (D)22
19403,268,79122Franklin Roosevelt (D)57.44%Franklin Roosevelt (D)22
19443,520,87525Franklin Roosevelt (D)56.48%Franklin Roosevelt (D)25
19484,021,53825Harry Truman (D)47.57%Harry Truman (D)25
19525,141,84932Dwight Eisenhower (R)56.35%Dwight Eisenhower (R)32
19565,466,35532Dwight Eisenhower (R)55.39%Dwight Eisenhower (R)32
19606,506,57832Richard Nixon (R)50.10%Richard Nixon (R)32
19647,057,58640Lyndon Johnson (D)59.11%Lyndon Johnson (D)40
19687,251,58740Richard Nixon (R)47.82%Richard Nixon (R)40
19728,367,86245Richard Nixon (R)55.00%Richard Nixon (R)45
19767,867,11745Gerald Ford (R)49.35%Gerald Ford (R)45
19808,587,06345Ronald Reagan (R)52.69%Ronald Reagan (R)45
19849,505,42347Ronald Reagan (R)57.52%Ronald Reagan (R)47
19889,887,06547George H.W. Bush (R)51.13%George H.W. Bush (R)47
199211,131,72154Bill Clinton (D)46.01%Bill Clinton (D)54
199610,019,48454Bill Clinton (D)51.10%Bill Clinton (D)54
200010,965,85654Al Gore (D)53.45%Al Gore (D)54
200412,421,85255John Kerry (D)54.30%John Kerry (D)55
200813,561,90055Barack Obama (D)61.01%Barack Obama (D)55
201213,038,54755Barack Obama (D)60.24%Barack Obama (D)55

DEMOCRATIC NOMINEES

YearNomineePV% (state)PV% (rest)P-State
1852Franklin Pierce53.02%50.79%104.4
1856James Buchanan48.38%45.20%107.0
1860Stephen Douglas31.71%29.40%107.9
1864George McClellan41.40%44.98%92.0
1868Horatio Seymour49.76%47.29%105.2
1872Horace Greeley42.51%43.84%97.0
1876Samuel Tilden49.08%51.02%96.2
1880Winfield Hancock48.98%48.20%101.6
1884Grover Cleveland45.33%48.94%92.6
1888Grover Cleveland46.84%48.65%96.3
1892Grover Cleveland43.83%46.06%95.1
1896William Jennings Bryan41.23%45.92%89.8
1900William Jennings Bryan41.33%45.59%90.7
1904Alton Parker26.92%37.87%71.1
1908William Jennings Bryan32.98%43.31%76.1
1912Woodrow Wilson41.81%41.84%99.9
1916Woodrow Wilson46.63%49.38%94.4
1920James Cox24.29%34.48%70.5
1924John Davis8.23%29.77%27.7
1928Alfred Smith34.20%41.11%83.2
1932Franklin Roosevelt58.41%57.35%101.9
1936Franklin Roosevelt66.95%60.42%110.8
1940Franklin Roosevelt57.44%54.49%105.4
1944Franklin Roosevelt56.48%53.14%106.3
1948Harry Truman47.57%49.68%95.8
1952Adlai Stevenson42.74%44.53%96.0
1956Adlai Stevenson44.27%41.73%106.1
1960John Kennedy49.55%49.74%99.6
1964Lyndon Johnson59.11%61.27%96.5
1968Hubert Humphrey44.74%42.50%105.3
1972George McGovern41.54%37.05%112.1
1976Jimmy Carter47.57%50.33%94.5
1980Jimmy Carter35.91%41.58%86.4
1984Walter Mondale41.27%40.48%102.0
1988Michael Dukakis47.56%45.41%104.7
1992Bill Clinton46.01%42.65%107.9
1996Bill Clinton51.10%49.02%104.2
2000Al Gore53.45%47.80%111.8
2004John Kerry54.30%47.59%114.1
2008Barack Obama61.01%51.99%117.3
2012Barack Obama60.24%50.03%120.4

REPUBLICAN NOMINEES

YearNomineePV% (state)PV% (rest)P-State
1856John Fremont18.78%33.51%56.0
1860Abraham Lincoln32.32%40.02%80.8
1864Abraham Lincoln58.60%55.00%106.5
1868Ulysses Grant50.24%52.71%95.3
1872Ulysses Grant56.38%55.60%101.4
1876Rutherford Hayes50.88%47.90%106.2
1880James Garfield48.89%48.29%101.2
1884James Blaine51.97%48.17%107.9
1888Benjamin Harrison49.66%47.78%103.9
1892Benjamin Harrison43.78%42.95%101.9
1896William McKinley49.11%51.14%96.0
1900William McKinley54.48%51.61%105.6
1904Theodore Roosevelt61.86%56.27%109.9
1908William Howard Taft55.45%51.47%107.7
1912William Howard Taft0.57%24.24%2.3
1916Charles Evans Hughes46.29%46.10%100.4
1920Warren Harding66.24%60.12%110.2
1924Calvin Coolidge57.21%53.89%106.2
1928Herbert Hoover64.69%57.91%111.7
1932Herbert Hoover37.40%39.79%94.0
1936Alfred Landon31.70%36.84%86.0
1940Wendell Willkie41.34%45.08%91.7
1944Thomas Dewey42.97%46.12%93.2
1948Thomas Dewey47.13%44.94%104.9
1952Dwight Eisenhower56.35%54.74%102.9
1956Dwight Eisenhower55.39%57.57%96.2
1960Richard Nixon50.10%49.49%101.2
1964Barry Goldwater40.80%38.21%106.8
1968Richard Nixon47.82%42.93%111.4
1972Richard Nixon55.00%61.38%89.6
1976Gerald Ford49.35%47.86%103.1
1980Ronald Reagan52.69%50.53%104.3
1984Ronald Reagan57.52%58.92%97.6
1988George H.W. Bush51.13%53.64%95.3
1992George H.W. Bush32.62%38.02%85.8
1996Bob Dole38.21%41.01%93.2
2000George W. Bush41.65%48.59%85.7
2004George W. Bush44.36%51.45%86.2
2008John McCain36.96%46.65%79.2
2012Mitt Romney37.12%48.34%76.8