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STATE WINNERS

YearTot PVTot EVPV winnerPV%EV winnerEV
184822,2714Lewis Cass (D)50.46%Lewis Cass (D)4
185235,3644Franklin Pierce (D)50.23%Franklin Pierce (D)4
185692,3104John Fremont (R)48.83%John Fremont (R)4
1860128,7394Abraham Lincoln (R)54.61%Abraham Lincoln (R)4
1864138,0258Abraham Lincoln (R)64.12%Abraham Lincoln (R)8
1868194,4398Ulysses Grant (R)61.92%Ulysses Grant (R)8
1872216,36511Ulysses Grant (R)60.81%Ulysses Grant (R)11
1876293,39811Rutherford Hayes (R)58.39%Rutherford Hayes (R)11
1880323,14011James Garfield (R)56.91%James Garfield (R)11
1884393,54213James Blaine (R)50.08%James Blaine (R)13
1888404,69413Benjamin Harrison (R)52.29%Benjamin Harrison (R)13
1892443,15913Benjamin Harrison (R)49.60%Benjamin Harrison (R)13
1896521,55013William McKinley (R)55.47%William McKinley (R)13
1900530,34513William McKinley (R)58.04%William McKinley (R)13
1904485,70313Theodore Roosevelt (R)63.39%Theodore Roosevelt (R)13
1908494,77013William Howard Taft (R)55.62%William Howard Taft (R)13
1912492,35313Woodrow Wilson (D)37.64%Woodrow Wilson (D)13
1916518,73813Charles Evans Hughes (R)54.06%Charles Evans Hughes (R)13
1920894,95913Warren Harding (R)70.92%Warren Harding (R)13
1924976,77013Calvin Coolidge (R)55.02%Calvin Coolidge (R)13
19281,009,18913Herbert Hoover (R)61.79%Herbert Hoover (R)13
19321,036,68711Franklin Roosevelt (D)57.69%Franklin Roosevelt (D)11
19361,142,73711Franklin Roosevelt (D)54.41%Franklin Roosevelt (D)11
19401,215,43211Wendell Willkie (R)52.03%Wendell Willkie (R)11
19441,052,59910Thomas Dewey (R)51.99%Thomas Dewey (R)10
19481,038,26410Harry Truman (D)50.31%Harry Truman (D)10
19521,268,77310Dwight Eisenhower (R)63.76%Dwight Eisenhower (R)10
19561,234,56410Dwight Eisenhower (R)59.06%Dwight Eisenhower (R)10
19601,273,81010Richard Nixon (R)56.71%Richard Nixon (R)10
19641,184,5399Lyndon Johnson (D)61.88%Lyndon Johnson (D)9
19681,167,9319Richard Nixon (R)53.01%Richard Nixon (R)9
19721,225,9448Richard Nixon (R)57.61%Richard Nixon (R)8
19761,279,3068Gerald Ford (R)49.47%Gerald Ford (R)8
19801,317,6618Ronald Reagan (R)51.31%Ronald Reagan (R)8
19841,319,8058Ronald Reagan (R)53.27%Ronald Reagan (R)8
19881,225,6148Michael Dukakis (D)54.71%Michael Dukakis (D)8
19921,354,6077Bill Clinton (D)43.29%Bill Clinton (D)7
19961,234,0757Bill Clinton (D)50.26%Bill Clinton (D)7
20001,315,5637Al Gore (D)48.54%Al Gore (D)7
20041,506,9087George W. Bush (R)49.90%George W. Bush (R)7
20081,537,1237Barack Obama (D)53.93%Barack Obama (D)7
20121,582,1806Barack Obama (D)51.99%Barack Obama (D)6

DEMOCRATIC NOMINEES

YearNomineePV% (state)PV% (rest)P-State
1848Lewis Cass50.46%42.43%118.9
1852Franklin Pierce50.23%50.85%98.8
1856James Buchanan40.70%45.39%89.7
1860Stephen Douglas43.22%29.07%148.7
1864George McClellan35.88%45.21%79.4
1868Horatio Seymour38.08%47.66%79.9
1872Horace Greeley32.90%44.20%74.4
1876Samuel Tilden38.22%51.44%74.3
1880Winfield Hancock32.76%48.77%67.2
1884Grover Cleveland45.06%49.03%91.9
1888Grover Cleveland44.45%48.76%91.2
1892Grover Cleveland44.31%46.08%96.2
1896William Jennings Bryan42.90%45.93%93.4
1900William Jennings Bryan39.46%45.74%86.3
1904Alton Parker30.71%37.86%81.1
1908William Jennings Bryan40.58%43.13%94.1
1912Woodrow Wilson37.64%41.98%89.7
1916Woodrow Wilson42.74%49.42%86.5
1920James Cox25.45%34.42%73.9
1924John Davis16.42%29.25%56.1
1928Alfred Smith37.56%40.86%91.9
1932Franklin Roosevelt57.69%57.40%100.5
1936Franklin Roosevelt54.41%60.96%89.3
1940Franklin Roosevelt47.62%54.86%86.8
1944Franklin Roosevelt47.49%53.52%88.7
1948Harry Truman50.31%49.49%101.7
1952Adlai Stevenson35.59%44.56%79.9
1956Adlai Stevenson40.65%41.98%96.8
1960John Kennedy43.22%49.84%86.7
1964Lyndon Johnson61.88%61.04%101.4
1968Hubert Humphrey40.82%42.75%95.5
1972George McGovern40.48%37.49%108.0
1976Jimmy Carter48.46%50.09%96.7
1980Jimmy Carter38.60%41.05%94.0
1984Walter Mondale45.89%40.48%113.4
1988Michael Dukakis54.71%45.52%120.2
1992Bill Clinton43.29%43.00%100.7
1996Bill Clinton50.26%49.22%102.1
2000Al Gore48.54%48.38%100.3
2004John Kerry49.23%48.26%102.0
2008Barack Obama53.93%52.91%101.9
2012Barack Obama51.99%51.05%101.8

REPUBLICAN NOMINEES

YearNomineePV% (state)PV% (rest)P-State
1856John Fremont48.83%32.74%149.1
1860Abraham Lincoln54.61%39.41%138.6
1864Abraham Lincoln64.12%54.77%117.1
1868Ulysses Grant61.92%52.34%118.3
1872Ulysses Grant60.81%55.43%109.7
1876Rutherford Hayes58.39%47.57%122.7
1880James Garfield56.91%47.99%118.6
1884James Blaine50.08%48.17%104.0
1888Benjamin Harrison52.29%47.66%109.7
1892Benjamin Harrison49.60%42.71%116.1
1896William McKinley55.47%50.93%108.9
1900William McKinley58.04%51.42%112.9
1904Theodore Roosevelt63.39%56.15%112.9
1908William Howard Taft55.62%51.44%108.1
1912William Howard Taft24.33%23.14%105.2
1916Charles Evans Hughes54.06%45.88%117.8
1920Warren Harding70.92%59.97%118.2
1924Calvin Coolidge55.02%54.00%101.9
1928Herbert Hoover61.79%58.14%106.3
1932Herbert Hoover39.98%39.64%100.8
1936Alfred Landon42.70%36.38%117.4
1940Wendell Willkie52.03%44.65%116.5
1944Thomas Dewey51.99%45.75%113.6
1948Thomas Dewey47.58%45.07%105.6
1952Dwight Eisenhower63.76%54.69%116.6
1956Dwight Eisenhower59.06%57.35%103.0
1960Richard Nixon56.71%49.41%114.8
1964Barry Goldwater37.92%38.48%98.5
1968Richard Nixon53.01%43.26%122.5
1972Richard Nixon57.61%60.74%94.8
1976Gerald Ford49.47%47.98%103.1
1980Ronald Reagan51.31%50.74%101.1
1984Ronald Reagan53.27%58.85%90.5
1988George H.W. Bush44.50%53.49%83.2
1992George H.W. Bush37.27%37.45%99.5
1996Bob Dole39.92%40.73%98.0
2000George W. Bush48.22%47.86%100.7
2004George W. Bush49.90%50.74%98.3
2008John McCain44.39%45.67%97.2
2012Mitt Romney46.18%47.22%97.8