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The 2010 Statistical Abstract

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Elections

This section relates primarily to presidential, congressional, and gubernatorial elections. Also presented are summary tables on congressional legislation; state legislatures; Black, Hispanic, and female officeholders; population of voting age; voter participation; and campaign finances.

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Campaign Finance

410 - Political Action Committees - Number by Committee Type [Excel 33k] | [PDF 458k]

411 - Political Action Committees - Financial Activity Summary by Committee Type [Excel 36k] | [PDF 458k]

412 - Presidential Campaign Finances - Federal Funds for General Election [Excel 32k] | [PDF 458k]

413 - Presidential Campaign Finances --Primary Campaign Receipts and Disbursements [Excel 36k] | [PDF 458k]

414 - Congressional Campaign Finances--Receipts and Disbursements [Excel 49k] | [PDF 459k]

415 - Contributions to Congressional Campaigns by Political Action Committees (PAC) by Type of Committee [Excel 47k] | [PDF 459k]

Congressional

390- Vote Cast for United States Senators, 2008, and Incumbent Senators, 2009--States [Excel 82k] | [PDF 459k]

391 - Vote Cast for United States Representatives by Major Political Party--States [Excel 48k] | [PDF 458k]

392 - Vote Cast for United States Representatives by Major Political Party - Congressional Districts: 2008 [Excel 111k] | [PDF 494k]

393 - Composition of Congress by Political Party [Excel 28k] | [PDF 460k]

394 - Composition of Congress by Political Party Affiliation --States [Excel 52k] | [PDF 456k]

396 - United States Congress - Measures Introduced and Enacted and Time in Session [Excel 25k] | [PDF 460k]

397 - Congressional Bills Vetoed [Excel 27k] | [PDF 460k]

Elected Public Officials--Characteristics

395 - Members of Congress --Selected Characteristics [Excel 26k] | [PDF 460k]

402 - Women Holding State Public Offices by Office and State [Excel 62k] | [PDF 448k]

403 - Percent of Women in National Parliaments by Country: 2009 [Excel 78k] | [PDF 448k]

404 - Black Elected Officials by Office and State [Excel 30k] | [PDF 448k]

405 - Hispanic Public Elected Officials by Office and State [Excel 71k] | [PDF 459k]

Gubernatorial and State Legislatures

398 - Number of Governors by Political Party Affiliation [Excel 33k] | [PDF 459k]

399 - Vote Cast For and Governor Elected by State [Excel 54k] | [PDF 459k]

400 - Political Party Control of State Legislatures by Party [Excel 24k] | [PDF 459k]

401 - Composition of State Legislatures by Political Party Affiliation [Excel 72k] | [PDF 459k]

Presidential

385 - Vote Cast for President by Major Political Party [Excel 33k] | [PDF 460k]

386 - Vote Cast for Leading Minority Party Candidates for President [Excel 25k] | [PDF 460k]

387 - Democratic and Republican Percentages of Two-Party Presidential Vote by Selected Characteristics of Voters [Excel 31k] | [PDF 460k]

388 - Electoral Vote Cast for President, by Major Political Party--States [Excel 39k] | [PDF 458k]

389 - Popular Vote Cast for President by Political Party--States [Excel 42k] | [PDF 458k]

Voting-Age Population and Voter Participation

406 - Voting-Age Population, Percent Reporting Registered, and Voted [Excel 49k] | [PDF 463k]

407 - Persons Reported Registered and Voted by State: 2008 [Excel 72k] | [PDF 459k]

408 - Participation in Elections for President and U.S. Representatives [Excel 36k] | [PDF 459k]

409 - Resident Population of Voting Age and Percent Casting Votes--States [Excel 42k] | [PDF 457k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2010 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: October 27, 2010