United States presidential elections in Alaska

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Presidential elections in Alaska
Map of the United States with Alaska highlighted
No. of elections15
Voted Democratic1
Voted Republican14
Voted other0
Voted for winning candidate9
Voted for losing candidate6
A line graph showing the presidential vote by party from 1960 to 2016 in Alaska.

Following is a table of United States presidential elections in Alaska, ordered by year. Since its admission to statehood in 1959, Alaska has participated in every U.S. presidential election.

Winners of the state are in bold.

Year Winner (nationally) Votes Percent Loser (nationally) Votes Percent Other national
candidates[a]
Votes Percent Electoral
Votes
Notes
2016 Donald Trump 163,387 51.28 Hillary Clinton 116,454 36.55 - 3
2012 Barack Obama 122,640 40.81 Mitt Romney 164,676 54.80 - 3
2008 Barack Obama 123,594 37.89 John McCain 193,841 59.42 - 3
2004 George W. Bush 190,889 61.07 John Kerry 111,025 35.52 - 3
2000 George W. Bush 167,398 58.62 Al Gore 79,004 27.67 - 3
1996 Bill Clinton 80,380 33.27 Bob Dole 122,746 50.80 Ross Perot 26,333 10.90 3
1992 Bill Clinton 78,294 30.29 George H. W. Bush 102,000 39.46 Ross Perot 73,481 28.43 3
1988 George H. W. Bush 119,251 59.59 Michael Dukakis 72,584 36.27 - 3
1984 Ronald Reagan 138,377 66.65 Walter Mondale 62,007 29.87 - 3
1980 Ronald Reagan 86,112 54.35 Jimmy Carter 41,842 26.41 John B. Anderson 11,155 7.04 3
1976 Jimmy Carter 44,058 35.65 Gerald Ford 71,555 57.90 - 3
1972 Richard Nixon 55,349 58.13 George McGovern 32,967 34.62 - 3
1968 Richard Nixon 37,600 45.28 Hubert Humphrey 35,411 42.65 George Wallace 10,024 12.07 3
1964 Lyndon B. Johnson 44,329 65.91 Barry Goldwater 22,930 34.09 - 3
1960 John F. Kennedy 29,809 49.06 Richard Nixon 30,953 50.94 - 3

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ For purposes of these lists, other national candidates are defined as those who won at least one electoral vote, or won at least ten percent of the vote in multiple states.