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United States presidential election in Arizona, 1936

The 1936 United States presidential election in Arizona took place on November 3, 1936, as part of the 1936 United States presidential election. Arizona voters chose three representatives, or electors, to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

United States presidential election in Arizona, 1936

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All 3 Arizona votes to the Electoral College
  Franklin D. Roosevelt - NARA - 196715.jpg LandonPortr.jpg
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Alf Landon
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York Kansas
Running mate John Nance Garner Frank Knox
Electoral vote 3 0
Popular vote 86,722 33,433
Percentage 69.85% 26.93%

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County Results

President before election

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

Arizona was won by incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt (DNew York), running with incumbent Vice President John Nance Garner, with 69.85 percent of the popular vote, against Governor of Kansas Alf Landon (RKansas), running with publisher Frank Knox, with 26.93 percent of the popular vote.[2][3]. As of the 2016 presidential election, this is the best showing for a Democratic presidential candidate in Arizona.

ResultsEdit

United States presidential election in Arizona, 1936
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Franklin D. Roosevelt (inc.) 86,722 69.85%
Republican Alf Landon 33,433 26.93%
Union William Lemke 3,307 2.66%
Socialist Norman Thomas 317 0.26%
Independent Write-In 384 0.31%
Total votes 124,163 100%

Results by countyEdit

Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Democratic
Alfred Mossman Landon
Republican
William Frederick Lemke[4]
Union
Various candidates
Other parties
Margin Total votes cast[5]
County # % # % # % # % # % #
Apache 1,674 71.94% 638 27.42% 7 0.30% 8 0.34% 1,036 44.52% 2,327
Cochise 8,130 77.44% 2,092 19.93% 232 2.21% 45 0.43% 6,038 57.51% 10,499
Coconino 2,578 67.33% 1,140 29.77% 89 2.32% 22 0.57% 1,438 37.56% 3,829
Gila 4,859 73.98% 1,526 23.23% 164 2.50% 19 0.29% 3,333 50.75% 6,568
Graham 3,541 80.94% 680 15.54% 78 1.78% 76 1.74% 2,861 65.40% 4,375
Greenlee 1,526 86.17% 218 12.31% 26 1.47% 1 0.06% 1,308 73.86% 1,771
Maricopa 32,031 67.28% 13,671 28.71% 1,597 3.35% 311 0.65% 18,360 38.57% 47,610
Mohave 1,814 71.73% 609 24.08% 94 3.72% 12 0.47% 1,205 47.65% 2,529
Navajo 3,037 73.32% 1,052 25.40% 35 0.85% 18 0.43% 1,985 47.92% 4,142
Pima 12,249 65.89% 6,079 32.70% 178 0.96% 84 0.45% 6,170 33.19% 18,590
Pinal 3,498 71.86% 1,216 24.98% 136 2.79% 18 0.37% 2,282 46.88% 4,868
Santa Cruz 1,729 68.34% 742 29.33% 53 2.09% 6 0.24% 987 39.01% 2,530
Yavapai 6,628 66.77% 2,794 28.15% 450 4.53% 54 0.54% 3,834 38.62% 9,926
Yuma 3,428 74.54% 976 21.22% 168 3.65% 27 0.59% 2,452 53.32% 4,599
Totals 86,722 69.85% 33,433 26.93% 3,307 2.66% 701 0.56% 53,289 42.92% 124,163

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "United States Presidential election of 1936 - Encyclopædia Britannica". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  2. ^ "1936 Presidential General Election Results - Arizona". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  3. ^ "The American Presidency Project - Election of 1936". Retrieved November 23, 2017.
  4. ^ Géoelections; 1936 Presidential Election Popular Vote (.xlsx file for €15)
  5. ^ Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; p. 41 ISBN 0405077114