1980 United States presidential election in Missouri

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United States presidential election in Missouri, 1980

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Nominee Ronald Reagan Jimmy Carter
Party Republican Democratic
Home state California Georgia
Running mate George H. W. Bush Walter Mondale
Electoral vote 12 0
Popular vote 1,074,181 931,182
Percentage 51.2% 44.4%

President before election

Jimmy Carter

Elected President

Ronald Reagan

The 1980 United States presidential election in Missouri took place on November 4, 1980. All 50 states and The District of Columbia were part of the 1980 United States presidential election. Missouri voters chose 12 electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.

Since 1904, Missouri has voted for the eventual winner of the election in a presidential election, with the exceptions of the 1956, 2008, and 2012 elections.

Full results[edit]

Presidential Candidate Running Mate Party Electoral Vote (EV) Popular Vote (PV)
Ronald Reagan of California George H. W. Bush Republican 12[1] 1,074,181 51.16%
Jimmy Carter Walter Mondale Democratic 0 931,182 44.35%
John B. Anderson Patrick Lucey Independent 0 77,920 3.71%
Edward Clark David Koch Libertarian 0 14,422 0.69%
Clifton DeBerry Matilde Zimmermann Socialist Workers 0 1,515 0.07%
Write-ins 0 604 0.03%

Statewide winner in bold.