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Presidential Vote 2 Major Parties and Wallace/Anderson/Perot 1948-2012

  '48 '52 '54 '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '08 '12
Democrat : 54 42 ** 40 ** 49 ** 68 ** 41 ** 36 ** 51 ** 40 ** 42 ** 47 ** 48 ** 54 ** 52 ** 50 55 54
Republican : 46 58 ** 60 ** 51 ** 32 ** 48 ** 64 ** 49 ** 52 ** 58 ** 53 ** 34 ** 38 ** 48 ** 50 45 46
Wallace/Anderson/Perot: - - ** - ** - ** - ** 11 ** - ** - ** 8 ** - ** - ** 18 ** 8 ** - ** - - -
N   390 1235   1266   1421   1111   1027   1587   1631   958   1376   1195   1654   1042   1057   788 1571 4056

PERCENTAGE WITHIN STUDY YEAR
Table 9A.2
Source: The American National Election Studies
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QUESTION TEXT:

1948: (IF R VOTED:) "Whom did you vote for?"
1952-1964: (IF R VOTED:) "Who did you vote for for President?
1968-1976: (IF R VOTED:) "Who did you vote for in the election for
President?"
1980-later: (IF R VOTED:) "How about the election for President? Did
you vote for a candidate for President?" (IF YES:) "Who did you vote
for?"


Graph of Response:


Percent among demographic groups who responded:

 
 
NOTE: 2012 data are for the combined (face-to-face and internet) sample.

This question is variable VCF0704 in the ANES Cumulative Data File dataset.
Consult the Cumulative Data File codebook for complete question text and annotation.
Weight variable VCF0009z was used to produce this table (see weight documentation)

(Table generated: 05NOV15)


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