AT A GLANCE

US Presidential Elections

Results since 1948 with selected statistics

Big figures

58
Presidential elections since 1788
44
individuals, all men, have served as President (Grover Cleveland is recognised as the 22nd and 24th President).
23
Presidents served four years or less.
5
Presidents elected despite losing the popular vote (JQ Adams, Hayes, B Harrison, GW Bush, Trump).
1
President appointed without ever being elected (Ford).
19
Republican Party Presidents
16
Democrat Party Presidents

Key to political party initials and colours

Initials Party/candiate representation
AI
American Independent
DEM
Democrat Party
N/A
Not eligible
REP
Republican Party
SRD
State Rights Democratic Party
UE
Unpledged Elector

Alphabetically by state

State 2016 2012 2008 2004 2000 1996 1992 1988 1984 1980 1976** 1972 1968 1964*** 1960 1956 1952 1948
WINNER
Party
Electoral College total
Share of public vote
Donald
TRUMP
REP
304
46.1
Barack
OBAMA
DEM
332
51.1
Barack
OBAMA
DEM
365
52.9
George W
BUSH
REP
286
50.7
George W
BUSH
REP
271
47.9
Bill
CLINTON
DEM
379
49.2
Bill
CLINTON
DEM
370
43
George H
BUSH
REP
426
53.4
Ronald
REAGAN
REP
525
58.8
Ronald
REAGAN
REP
489
50.7
Jimmy
CARTER
DEM
297
50.1
Richard
NIXON
REP
520
60.7
Richard
NIXON
REP
301
43.4
Lyndon
JOHNSON
DEM
486
61.1
John
KENNEDY
DEM
303
49.7
Dwight
EISENHOWER
REP
457
57.4
Dwight
EISENHOWER
REP
442
55.2
Harry
TRUMAN
DEM
303
49.6
Runner-up
Hillary
CLINTON
227
48.2
Mitt
ROMNEY
206
47.2
John
McCAIN
173
45.7
John
KERRY
251
48.3
Al
GORE
266
48.4
Bob
DOLE
159
40.7
George
H. BUSH
168
37.4
Michael
DUKAKIS
111
45.6
Walter
MONDALE
13
40.6
Jimmy
CARTER
49
41
Gerald
FORD
240
48
George
McGOVERN
17
37.5
Hubert
HUMPHREY
191
42.7
Barry
GOLDWATER
52
38.5
Richard
NIXON
219
49.6
Adlai
STEVENSON
73
42
Adlai
STEVENSON
89
44.3
Thomas
DEWEY
189
45.1
Turnout
55.7%
54.9
58.2
56.7
51.2
49
55.2
50.2
53.3
52.6
53.6
55.2
60.9
61.9
62.8
60.6
63.3
53
Alabama
REP
62%
REP
61
REP
60
REP
62
REP
57
REP
50
REP
48
REP
59
REP
61
REP
49
DEM
56
REP
72
AI
66
REP
69
DEM
56
DEM
57
DEM
65
SRD
80
Alaska
REP
51
REP
55
REP
59
REP
61
REP
59
REP
51
REP
39
REP
60
REP
67
REP
54
REP
58
REP
58
REP
45
DEM
66
REP
51
N/A N/A N/A
Arizona
REP
49
REP
54
REP
54
REP
55
REP
51
DEM
47
REP
38
REP
60
REP
66
REP
61
REP
56
REP
62
REP
55
REP
50
REP
56
REP
61
REP
58
DEM
54
Arkansas
REP
61
REP
61
REP
59
REP
54
REP
51
DEM
54
DEM
53
REP
56
REP
60
REP
48
DEM
65
REP
69
AI
39
DEM
56
DEM
50
DEM
52
DEM
56
DEM
62
California
DEM
62
DEM
60
DEM
61
DEM
54
DEM
53
DEM
51
DEM
46
REP
51
REP
58
REP
53
REP
49
REP
55
REP
48
DEM
59
REP
50
REP
55
REP
57
DEM
48
Colorado
DEM
48
DEM
51
DEM
54
REP
52
REP
51
REP
46
DEM
40
REP
53
REP
63
REP
55
REP
54
REP
63
REP
50
DEM
61
REP
55
REP
60
REP
60
DEM
52
Columbia District*
DEM
90
DEM
91
DEM
92
DEM
89
DEM
85
DEM
85
DEM
85
DEM
83
DEM
85
DEM
75
DEM
82
DEM
78
DEM
82
DEM
86
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Connecticut
DEM
55
DEM
58
DEM
61
DEM
54
DEM
56
DEM
53
DEM
42
REP
52
REP
61
REP
48
REP
52
REP
59
DEM
50
DEM
68
DEM
54
REP
64
REP
56
REP
50
Delaware
DEM
53
DEM
59
DEM
62
DEM
53
DEM
55
DEM
52
DEM
44
REP
56
REP
60
REP
47
DEM
52
REP
60
REP
45
DEM
61
REP
51
REP
55
REP
52
REP
50
Florida
REP
49
DEM
50
DEM
51
REP
52
REP
49
DEM
48
REP
41
REP
61
REP
65
REP
56
DEM
52
REP
72
REP
41
DEM
51
REP
52
REP
57
REP
55
DEM
49
Georgia
REP
51
REP
53
REP
52
REP
58
REP
55
REP
47
DEM
43
REP
60
REP
60
DEM
56
DEM
67
REP
75
AI
43
REP
54
DEM
63
DEM
66
DEM
70
DEM
61
Hawaii
DEM
61
DEM
71
DEM
72
DEM
54
DEM
56
DEM
57
DEM
48
DEM
54
REP
55
DEM
45
DEM
51
REP
62
DEM
60
DEM
79
DEM
50
N/A N/A N/A
Idaho
REP
59
REP
65
REP
62
REP
68
REP
68
REP
52
REP
42
REP
62
REP
72
REP
66
REP
60
REP
64
REP
57
DEM
51
REP
54
REP
61
REP
65
DEM
50
Illinois
DEM
55
DEM
58
DEM
62
DEM
55
DEM
55
DEM
54
DEM
49
REP
51
REP
56
REP
50
REP
50
REP
59
REP
47
DEM
60
DEM
50
REP
60
REP
55
DEM
50
Indiana
REP
57
REP
54
DEM
50
REP
60
REP
57
REP
47
REP
43
REP
60
REP
62
REP
56
REP
53
REP
66
REP
50
DEM
56
REP
55
REP
60
REP
58
REP
50
Iowa
REP
51
DEM
52
DEM
54
REP
50
DEM
49
DEM
50
DEM
43
DEM
55
REP
53
REP
51
REP
49
REP
58
REP
53
DEM
62
REP
57
REP
59
REP
64
DEM
50
Kansas
REP
57
REP
60
REP
57
REP
62
REP
58
REP
54
REP
39
REP
56
REP
66
REP
58
REP
52
REP
68
REP
55
DEM
54
REP
61
REP
65
REP
69
REP
54
Kentucky
REP
63
REP
60
REP
57
REP
60
REP
57
DEM
46
DEM
45
REP
56
REP
60
REP
49
DEM
53
REP
63
REP
44
DEM
64
REP
54
REP
54
DEM
50
DEM
57
Louisiana
REP
58
REP
58
REP
59
REP
57
REP
53
DEM
52
DEM
46
REP
54
REP
61
REP
51
DEM
52
REP
65
AI
48
REP
57
DEM
50
REP
53
DEM
53
SRD
49
Maine
DEM
48
DEM
56
DEM
58
DEM
54
DEM
49
DEM
52
DEM
39
REP
55
REP
61
REP
46
REP
49
REP
61
DEM
55
DEM
69
REP
57
REP
71
REP
66
REP
57
Maryland
DEM
59
DEM
62
DEM
62
DEM
56
DEM
57
DEM
54
DEM
50
REP
51
REP
53
DEM
47
DEM
53
REP
61
DEM
44
DEM
65
DEM
54
REP
60
REP
55
REP
49
Massachusetts
DEM
60
DEM
61
DEM
62
DEM
62
DEM
60
DEM
61
DEM
48
DEM
53
REP
51
REP
42
DEM
56
DEM
54
DEM
63
DEM
76
DEM
60
REP
59
REP
54
DEM
55
Michigan
REP
48
DEM
54
DEM
57
DEM
51
DEM
51
DEM
52
DEM
44
REP
54
REP
59
REP
49
REP
52
REP
56
DEM
48
DEM
67
DEM
51
REP
56
REP
55
REP
49
Minnesota
DEM
46
DEM
53
DEM
54
DEM
51
DEM
48
DEM
51
DEM
43
DEM
53
DEM
50
DEM
47
DEM
55
REP
52
DEM
54
DEM
64
DEM
51
REP
54
REP
55
DEM
57
Mississippi
REP
58
REP
55
REP
56
REP
59
REP
58
REP
49
REP
50
REP
60
REP
62
REP
49
DEM
50
REP
78
AI
63
REP
87
UE
39
DEM
58
DEM
60
SRD
87
Missouri
REP
57
REP
54
REP
49
REP
53
REP
50
DEM
48
DEM
44
REP
52
REP
60
REP
51
DEM
51
REP
62
REP
45
DEM
64
DEM
50
DEM
50
REP
51
DEM
58
Montana
REP
57
REP
55
REP
50
REP
59
REP
59
REP
44
DEM
38
REP
52
REP
61
REP
57
REP
53
REP
58
REP
51
DEM
59
REP
51
REP
57
REP
59
DEM
53
Nebraska
REP
60
REP
59
REP
57
REP
66
REP
62
REP
54
REP
47
REP
60
REP
71
REP
66
REP
60
REP
71
REP
60
DEM
53
REP
62
REP
66
REP
69
REP
54
Nevada
DEM
48
DEM
52
DEM
55
REP
50
REP
50
DEM
37
DEM
37
REP
59
REP
66
REP
63
REP
50
REP
64
REP
47
DEM
53
DEM
51
REP
58
REP
61
DEM
50
New Hampshire
DEM
47
DEM
52
DEM
54
DEM
50
REP
48
DEM
49
DEM
39
REP
62
REP
69
REP
58
REP
55
REP
64
REP
52
DEM
64
REP
53
REP
66
REP
61
REP
52
New Jersey
DEM
55
DEM
58
DEM
57
DEM
53
DEM
56
DEM
54
DEM
43
REP
56
REP
60
REP
52
REP
50
REP
62
REP
46
DEM
66
DEM
50
REP
65
REP
57
REP
50
New Mexico
DEM
48
DEM
53
DEM
57
REP
50
DEM
48
DEM
49
DEM
46
REP
52
REP
60
REP
55
REP
51
REP
61
REP
52
DEM
60
DEM
50
REP
58
REP
55
DEM
56
New York
DEM
58
DEM
63
DEM
63
DEM
58
DEM
60
DEM
59
DEM
50
DEM
52
REP
54
REP
47
DEM
52
REP
58
DEM
50
DEM
69
DEM
53
REP
61
REP
55
REP
46
North Carolina
REP
50
REP
50
DEM
50
REP
56
REP
56
REP
49
REP
43
REP
58
REP
62
REP
49
DEM
55
REP
69
REP
40
DEM
56
DEM
52
DEM
51
DEM
54
DEM
58
North Dakota
REP
63
REP
58
REP
53
REP
63
REP
61
REP
47
REP
44
REP
56
REP
65
REP
64
REP
52
REP
62
REP
56
DEM
58
REP
55
REP
62
REP
71
REP
52
Ohio
REP
52
DEM
51
DEM
52
REP
51
REP
50
DEM
47
DEM
40
REP
55
REP
59
REP
52
DEM
49
REP
60
REP
45
DEM
63
REP
53
REP
61
REP
57
DEM
49
Oklahoma
REP
65
REP
67
REP
67
REP
66
REP
60
REP
48
REP
43
REP
58
REP
69
REP
61
REP
50
REP
74
REP
48
DEM
56
REP
59
REP
55
REP
55
DEM
63
Oregon
DEM
50
DEM
54
DEM
57
DEM
51
DEM
47
DEM
47
DEM
42
DEM
51
REP
56
REP
48
REP
48
REP
52
REP
50
DEM
64
REP
53
REP
55
REP
61
REP
50
Pennsylvania
REP
49
DEM
52
DEM
54
DEM
51
DEM
51
DEM
49
DEM
45
REP
51
REP
53
REP
50
DEM
50
REP
59
DEM
48
DEM
65
DEM
51
REP
56
REP
53
REP
51
Rhode Island
DEM
54
DEM
63
DEM
63
DEM
59
DEM
61
DEM
60
DEM
47
DEM
56
REP
52
DEM
48
DEM
55
REP
53
DEM
64
DEM
81
DEM
64
REP
58
REP
51
DEM
58
South Carolina
REP
55
REP
55
REP
54
REP
58
REP
57
REP
50
REP
48
REP
62
REP
64
REP
50
DEM
56
REP
71
REP
38
REP
59
DEM
51
DEM
45
DEM
49
SRD
72
South Dakota
REP
62
REP
58
REP
53
REP
60
REP
60
REP
46
REP
41
REP
53
REP
63
REP
61
REP
50
REP
54
REP
53
DEM
56
REP
58
REP
58
REP
70
REP
52
Tennessee
REP
61
REP
59
REP
57
REP
57
REP
51
DEM
48
DEM
47
REP
58
REP
58
REP
49
DEM
56
REP
68
REP
38
DEM
56
REP
53
REP
49
REP
50
DEM
49
Texas
REP
52
REP
57
REP
56
REP
61
REP
59
REP
49
REP
41
REP
56
REP
64
REP
55
DEM
51
REP
66
DEM
41
DEM
63
DEM
51
REP
55
REP
53
DEM
66
Utah
REP
47
REP
73
REP
63
REP
72
REP
67
REP
54
REP
43
REP
66
REP
75
REP
73
REP
62
REP
68
REP
56
DEM
55
REP
55
REP
65
REP
59
DEM
54
Vermont
DEM
56
DEM
67
DEM
67
DEM
59
DEM
51
DEM
53
DEM
46
REP
51
REP
58
REP
44
REP
54
REP
63
REP
53
DEM
66
REP
59
REP
72
REP
71
REP
62
Virginia
DEM
50
DEM
51
DEM
53
REP
54
REP
52
REP
47
REP
45
REP
60
REP
62
REP
53
REP
49
REP
68
REP
43
DEM
54
REP
52
REP
55
N/A N/A
Washington
DEM
54
DEM
56
DEM
57
DEM
53
DEM
50
DEM
50
DEM
43
DEM
50
REP
56
REP
50
REP
50
REP
57
DEM
47
DEM
62
REP
51
REP
54
REP
54
DEM
53
West Virginia
REP
69
REP
62
REP
56
REP
56
REP
52
DEM
52
DEM
48
DEM
52
REP
55
DEM
50
DEM
58
REP
64
DEM
50
DEM
68
DEM
53
REP
54
DEM
52
DEM
57
Wisconsin
REP
47
DEM
53
DEM
56
DEM
50
DEM
48
DEM
49
DEM
41
DEM
51
REP
54
REP
48
DEM
50
REP
53
REP
48
DEM
62
REP
52
REP
62
REP
61
DEM
51
Wyoming
REP
68
REP
69
REP
65
REP
69
REP
68
REP
50
REP
40
REP
61
REP
71
REP
63
REP
59
REP
69
REP
56
DEM
57
REP
55
REP
60
REP
63
DEM
52

Figures per state per election are approximate and rounded-UP percentages.

*Columbia District aka Washington DC.

**Gerald Ford contested the 1976 election as President having replaced Richard Nixon who resigned.

***Lyndon Johnson contested the 1964 election as President having replaced the assassinated John Kennedy.

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