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United States Presidential Presidential Results, 1912 - forward


Updated Feb 20, 2018

Author:  Dave Leip
EDS Study Number:  4085


in data subdirectory: Pres_Election_Data Excel spreadsheet as recieved -Multiple worksheets -cells values may contain formula rather than values -rows individual worksheets may contain subtotals of other rows worksheets inlcude: -Candidates - candidate names and party ballot listing per state -National Summary - summarizes vote totals by state for each candidate with boundary file information -Data by County - data for all counties of all states plus DC with boundary file information -Data by Town - data for New England towns (ME, MA, CT, RI, VT, NH) with boundary file information -Graphs - pie charts for each state and national total. -Party - data sorted by strength at the state level for the major parties. -Statistics - page of statistics includes closest states, max, min, counties, etc. -Voter Turnout - voting age population data and voter turnout by state - Data Sources - a list of data sources used to compile the spreadsheet. stateshee text file as received countysheet text file as received -rows are counties, parishs (county equivalents) and some cities -columns are total vote counts for each person on the ballot countylevel PrimeR&D Data in doc subdirectory: [no doumentation currently online] in program subdirectory: [no programs currently online]