2000 US Presidential Election Data
The GeoCommunity has responded to the Community's demand for hard to find US Presidential election data. Here you will find the only freely available GIS data coverage containing detailed ballot counts from the 2000 Presidential election. You may freely download or use this data provided that you cite The Geocommunity, www.GeoComm.com as the source. Any use or publication of this data, or analysis of this data must cite GeoComm.com as the developer and source. Please refer any comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GeoMedia Webmapping the US Presidential Election Results -
Want to see the data in action? The Team at the GeoCommunity has put together a GeoMedia WebMapping site which displays
county-by-county election results along with a number of demographic attributes for the entire US.
Check it out! Feel free to send us your comments
email@example.com - Sorry, the demo is off-line!
The GeoCommunity does not take any responsibility for errors or inacurracies in these data - use at your own risk. Be sure to tell us how you've used the data so that we can link to any work that you wish to have publicized.
Electoral Votes are not final until the Electors Cast their ballots on December 18.
Download Election Coverage in ArcView .SHP format, Geographic projection
(1.5 MB last update Dec 04)
(11/28) Adjusted "winner" column for specific counties in New England states (NH, CT, MA, MI, VT). No individual county totals are available for these States. Also made corrections in Minnesota for data mix-ups.
(11/27) Added Florida certified re-counts
(11/20) Corrected Whatcom County, WA.
(11/20) Corrected New York (Gore, Bush values switched)
(11/20) Corrected Alaska (Gore, Bush values switched)
(11/19) Updated counts for New Mexico
To verify data counts, compare tabular results with county-by-county tables provided by USAToday.com. Be sure to check back for updates!
About The Data:
Please note that a careful QC of the data has not been performed yet. The source data provided by USA Today was in a very inconsistent format. US Presidential election results (by county). Use this spatial data coverage to analyze the data for yourself. Please note, county level ballot counts are not available for Connecticut, Main, Mass., Rhode Island, New Hampshire, and Vermont - State results are provided for these areas.
This data product has a number of additional demographic attributes, as well as a breakdown by candidate of the percentage of vote he/she received per county. The following graphics are examples of the type of analysis that can be conducted using the data
Jon T. Kilpinen, Dept. of Geography & Meteorology, Valparaiso University has provided a dataset
of Florida election results. Data includes preliminary results of the FL Senatorial election, voter registration information, and rejected ballots (in additionto the county-level presidential votes).
fl_election2.zip (37 Kb produced Nov 22)
US Election Products available here, including Spatial coverage of Florida's uncounted ballots.
According to USA Today, more than 180,000
ballots cast in Florida on Nov. 7 were uncounted.
This ArcView data coverage will enable you to
analyze the uncounted ballots.
Florida data downloads available here
If you plan on developing election maps or compiling election data and wish to share your story and results with us, please contact
The vote totals are subject to verification by
the Florida Secretary of State's Office and subject to legal challenges by
candidates and others.
Other Election WebLinks:
* OzMap demo using this election dataset
* Election Data Services
* Caliper WebMapping Election Results