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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.

Download, view, and print entire Elections Section [PDF 807k]

Campaign Finance

404 - Political Action Committees - Number by Committee Type [Excel 19k] | [PDF 465k]

405 - Political Action Committees - Financial Activity Summary by Committee Type [Excel 22k] | [PDF 465k]

406 - Presidential Campaign Finances - Federal Funds for General Election [Excel 17k] | [PDF 453k]

407 - Presidential Campaign Finances --Primary Campaign Receipts and Disbursements [Excel 20k] | [PDF 454k]

408 - Congressional Campaign Finances--Receipts and Disbursements [Excel 34k] | [PDF 466k]

409 - Contributions to Congressional Campaigns by Political Action Committees (PAC) by Type of Committee [Excel 32k] | [PDF 466k]


385 - Vote Cast for United States Senators, 2004 and 2006, and Incumbent Senators, 2008--States [Excel 64k] | [PDF 453k]

386 - Vote Cast for United States Representatives by Major Political Party--States [Excel 40k] | [PDF 453k]

387 - Vote Cast for United States Representatives by Major Political Party - Congressional Districts: 2006 [Excel 424k] | [PDF 453k]

388 - Composition of Congress by Political Party [Excel 23k] | [PDF 464k]

389 - Composition of Congress by Political Party Affiliation --States [Excel 48k] | [PDF 466k]

391 - U.S. Congress - Measures Introduced and Enacted and Time in Session [Excel 21k] | [PDF 465k]

392 - Congressional Bills Vetoed [Excel 22k] | [PDF 453k]

Elected Public Officials--Characteristics

390 - Members of Congress --Selected Characteristics [Excel 26k] | [PDF 453k]

397 - Women Holding State Public Offices by Office and State: 2007 [Excel 57k] | [PDF 451k]

398 - Black Elected Officials by Office, 1970 to 2002, and State, 2002 [Excel 57k] | [PDF 452k]

399 - Hispanic Public Elected Officials by Office, 1985 to 2007, and State, 2007 [Excel 74k] | [PDF 454k]

Gubernatorial and State Legislatures

393 - Number of Governors by Political Party Affiliation [Excel 19k] | [PDF 453k]

394 - Vote Cast For and Governor Elected by State [Excel 45k] | [PDF 453k]

395 - Composition of State Legislatures by Political Party Affiliation [Excel 65k] | [PDF 452k]

396 - Political Party Control of State Legislatures by Party [Excel 19k] | [PDF 465k]


380 - Vote Cast for President by Major Political Party [Excel 28k] | [PDF 466k]

381 - Vote Cast for Leading Minority Party Candidates for President [Excel 20k] | [PDF 465k]

382 - Democratic and Republican Percentages of Two-Party Presidential Vote by Selected Characteristics of Voters [Excel 26k] | [PDF 466k]

383 - Electoral Vote Cast for President, by Major Political Party--States [Excel 35k] | [PDF 466k]

384 - Popular Vote Cast for President by Political Party--States [Excel 33k] | [PDF 453k]

Voting-Age Population and Voter Participation

400 - Voting-Age Population, Percent Reporting Registered, and Voted [Excel 41k] | [PDF 453k]

401 - Persons Reported Registered and Voted by State: 2006 [Excel 112k] | [PDF 453k]

402 - Participation in Elections for President and U.S. Representatives [Excel 26k] | [PDF 454k]

403 - Resident Population of Voting Age and Percent Casting Votes--States [Excel 33k] | [PDF 464k]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau  |  The 2009 Statistical Abstract  |  Page Last Modified: November 20, 2009