Louisiana 2016 Election

2016, 2016 Presidential Campaign, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Louisiana, Political Maps by State, Politicians, Year

Donald Trump is expected to win Louisiana’s 8 electoral votes. While Bill Clinton won Louisiana in 1992 and 1996, the state has been trending more consistently Republican with nearly 60% of the vote in 2012.

Senator David Vitter (Republican) is up for re-election and expected to easily win.

Louisiana Political Facts

Past Louisiana Presidential Election Results

Democratic Winner | Republican Winner

Year Democratic Candidate | % of Vote Republican Candidate | % of Vote
2012 Obama 40% Romney 59%
2008 Obama 40% McCain 59%
2004 Kerry 42% Bush 57%
2000 Gore 45% Bush 53%
1996 Clinton 52% Dole 40%
1992 Clinton 46% Bush 41%
1988 Dukakis 44% Bush 54%
1984 Mondale 38% Reagan 61%
1980 Carter 46% Reagan 51%
1976 Carter 52% Ford 46%
1972 McGovern 28% Nixon 65%
1968 Humphrey 28% Nixon 24%
1964 Johnson 43% Goldwater 57%
1960 Kennedy 50% Nixon 29%

Louisiana State Facts

Population (2010 census): 4,533,372
Population Rank By State: 25
Population Growth Estimate (2010-2014): 2.6%
Capital: Baton Rouge
Largest City: New Orleans
State Nickname: Pelican State