U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
 www.archives.gov September 21, 2014 

Historical Election Results

1789-2012 Presidential Elections

Select a date to view the Box Scores:

  • Candidates
  • Electoral Votes
  • Popular Votes
  • Election Notes
  • For Electoral Votes by State, click on the date in the election table

1789   |   1792   |   1796   |   1800   |   1804   |   1808   |   1812   |   1816

1820   |   1824   |   1828   |   1832   |   1836   |   1840   |   1844   |   1848

1852   |   1856   |  1860   |   1864   |   1868   |   1872   |   1876   |   1880

1884   |   1888   |   1892   |   1896   |   1900   |   1904   |   1908   |   1912

1916   |   1920   |   1924   |   1928   |   1932   |   1936   |   1940   |   1944

1948   |   1952   |   1956   |   1960   |   1964   |   1968   |   1972   |   1976

1980   |   1984   |   1988   |   1992   |   1996   |   2000   |   2004   |   2008

2012


Party Key

[D] = Democrat
[D-LR] = Democrat-Liberal Republican
[D-P] = Democrat-Populist
[D-R] = Democrat-Republican
[F] = Federalist
[N-R] = National-Republican
[P] = Progressive [R] = Republican
[W] = Whig

Sources for Popular Vote Totals

  • 1824 through 1988:
    Presidential Elections:   1789 - 1996, published by Congressional Quarterly Inc., Washington D.C.

  • 1992 through present:
    State Certificates of Ascertainment as submitted to the Office of the Federal Register.
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