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1932 United States presidential election in New Mexico

The 1932 United States presidential election in New Mexico took place on November 8, 1932. All contemporary forty-eight states were part of the United States presidential election. New Mexico voters chose three electors to represent them in the Electoral College, which voted for President and Vice President.

United States presidential election in New Mexico, 1932

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  FDR in 1933.jpg President Hoover portrait.jpg
Nominee Franklin D. Roosevelt Herbert Hoover
Party Democratic Republican
Home state New York California
Running mate John N. Garner Charles Curtis
Electoral vote 3 0
Popular vote 95,089 54,217
Percentage 62.7% 35.8%

President before election

Herbert Hoover
Republican

Elected President

Franklin D. Roosevelt
Democratic

New Mexico was won by New York Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt in a 27-point sweep-out landslide against incumbent president Herbert Hoover, who failed to gain reelection.[1]

ResultsEdit

Electoral Results
Presidential candidate Party Home state Popular vote Electoral
vote
Running mate
Count Percentage Vice-presidential candidate Home state Electoral vote
Franklin D. Roosevelt Democratic New York 95,089 62.72% 3 John Nance Garner Texas 3
Herbert Hoover Republican California 54,217 35.76% 0 Charles Curtis Kansas 0
Norman Thomas Socialist New York 1,776 1.17% 0 James H. Maurer Pennsylvania 0
William Hope Harvey Liberty Arkansas 389 0.26% 0 Frank Hemenway Washington 0
William Z. Foster Communist Illinois 135 0.09% 0 James W. Ford Alabama 0
Total 151,606 100% 3 3
Needed to win 266 266

Results by countyEdit

Franklin Delano Roosevelt[2]
Democratic
Herbert Clark Hoover[2]
Republican
Norman Thomas[3]
Socialist
William Hope Harvey[3]
Liberty
William Z. Foster
Communist
Margin
County % # % # % # % # % # % #
Lea 86.03% 2,371 9.83% 271 3.16% 87 0.98% 27 0.00% 0 76.20% 2,100
Roosevelt 83.02% 2,826 13.95% 475 2.85% 97 0.15% 5 0.03% 1 69.07% 2,351
Eddy 79.95% 3,565 18.34% 818 1.55% 69 0.13% 6 0.02% 1 61.61% 2,747
De Baca 78.39% 1,023 20.23% 264 0.92% 12 0.15% 2 0.31% 4 58.16% 759
Hidalgo 77.47% 1,131 20.48% 299 1.92% 28 0.14% 2 0.00% 0 56.99% 832
Curry 73.60% 3,738 18.35% 932 7.91% 402 0.02% 1 0.12% 6 55.25% 2,806
Quay 75.01% 3,058 20.90% 852 4.02% 164 0.02% 1 0.05% 2 54.11% 2,206
Union 71.61% 3,117 26.95% 1,173 1.13% 49 0.25% 11 0.07% 3 44.66% 1,944
Luna 70.21% 1,605 28.04% 641 1.62% 37 0.00% 0 0.13% 3 42.17% 964
Grant 69.74% 3,344 28.80% 1,381 0.94% 45 0.00% 0 0.52% 25 40.94% 1,963
Chaves 67.34% 4,257 28.95% 1,830 0.79% 50 2.52% 159 0.41% 26 38.39% 2,427
Sierra 68.55% 1,515 30.18% 667 1.22% 27 0.05% 1 0.00% 0 38.37% 848
Doña Ana 67.58% 5,133 30.99% 2,354 1.37% 104 0.05% 4 0.00% 0 36.59% 2,779
Otero 66.87% 2,091 30.99% 969 2.14% 67 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 35.88% 1,122
Mora 67.21% 2,962 32.77% 1,444 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 0.02% 1 34.45% 1,518
Lincoln 65.10% 2,225 34.29% 1,172 0.44% 15 0.15% 5 0.03% 1 30.81% 1,053
Harding 64.46% 1,478 33.97% 779 1.57% 36 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 30.48% 699
Rio Arriba 64.86% 5,337 35.00% 2,880 0.06% 5 0.00% 0 0.09% 7 29.86% 2,457
Catron 60.45% 972 37.94% 610 1.31% 21 0.06% 1 0.25% 4 22.51% 362
Santa Fe 61.12% 5,739 38.60% 3,625 0.28% 26 0.00% 0 0.00% 0 22.51% 2,114
San Juan 57.15% 1,506 35.10% 925 1.94% 51 5.69% 150 0.11% 3 22.05% 581
McKinley 60.07% 2,096 39.35% 1,373 0.40% 14 0.00% 0 0.17% 6 20.72% 723
Bernalillo 58.77% 10,722 40.06% 7,309 0.96% 175 0.03% 6 0.17% 31 18.71% 3,413
Taos 57.26% 3,277 42.22% 2,416 0.49% 28 0.00% 0 0.03% 2 15.04% 861
Colfax 56.74% 4,282 42.59% 3,214 0.64% 48 0.04% 3 0.00% 0 14.15% 1,068
Socorro 56.22% 2,495 43.51% 1,931 0.25% 11 0.00% 0 0.02% 1 12.71% 564
Torrance 54.09% 2,202 44.29% 1,803 1.52% 62 0.05% 2 0.05% 2 9.80% 399
Guadalupe 53.90% 1,909 45.77% 1,621 0.31% 11 0.00% 0 0.03% 1 8.13% 288
Sandoval 53.52% 1,808 46.24% 1,562 0.21% 7 0.00% 0 0.03% 1 7.28% 246
San Miguel 48.53% 5,076 51.28% 5,364 0.13% 14 0.00% 0 0.06% 6 -2.75% -288
Valencia 40.48% 2,229 59.25% 3,263 0.13% 7 0.05% 3 0.09% 5 -18.78% -1,034

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1932 Presidential General Election Results – New Mexico". Dave Leip’s Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections. Retrieved 2018-02-14.
  2. ^ a b Scammon, Richard M. (compiler); America at the Polls: A Handbook of Presidential Election Statistics 1920-1964; p. 305 ISBN 0405077114
  3. ^ a b Géoelections; 1932 Presidential Election Popular Vote (.xlsx file for €15 on request)