1972 Presidential Election

Republican - Richard M. Nixon
1972 Electoral Map
Democrat - George McGovern
1972 electoral vote
Presidential
Candidate
Vice-Presidential
Candidate
Political
Party
Electoral
Vote
Popular
Vote
Richard M. Nixon
Spiro Agnew
Republican
520 - 96.7%
47,169,911 - 60.7%
George McGovern
Sargent Shriver
Democratic
17 - 3.2%
29,170,383 - 37.5%
John G. Schmitz
Thomas J. Anderson
American Independent
0 - 0.00%
1,100,868 - 1.4%
John G. Hospers
Theodora Nathan
Libertarian
1 - 0.01%
3,674 - 0.0%