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U.S. Election Statistics: A Resource Guide

Presidential Elections

The following online and print sources contain presidential election results and related statistics.

Internet Resources

Subscription Databases

Subscription databases marked with a padlock  are available to researchers on-site at the Library of Congress.  If you are unable to visit the Library of Congress in person, you may be able to access these resources through your local public or academic library.

      CQ Press Voting and Elections Collection: Presidential Election Returns Scope

  • President, General, Electoral Votes, 1789 to the present
  • President, General, Popular Vote, State Level, 1824 to the present
  • President, General, Popular Vote, County Level, 1920 to the present
  • President, Primary, State Level, 1920 to the present

Print Sources