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2016 United States presidential election in Connecticut

Flag of Connecticut.

The 2016 United States presidential election in Connecticut was held on 8 November 2016. It was part of the 2016 United States presidential election, in which all other states plus the District of Columbia voted.

In the presidential election, Hillary Clinton defeated Donald Trump and received 7 electoral votes.

PresidentialEdit

PollingEdit

Below is a table with the polling results in Connecticut. Connecticut has voted Democrat in the general election since 1992.

Poll source Date administered Democrat % Republican % Libertarian % Green % Lead margin Sample size Margin of error
Emerson College[1] September 2–5, 2016 Hillary Clinton 50% Donald Trump 35% Gary Johnson 9% Jill Stein 4% 15 1,000 ± 3.0%
 
Results by Connecticut's counties      Clinton—50-60%      Trump—50-60%

ResultsEdit

Presidential election
Choice Votes %
Hillary Clinton (DEM) 897,572 54.57%
Donald Trump (REP) 673,215 40.93%
Gary Johnson 48,676 2.96%
Jill Stein 22,841 1.39%
Darrell Castle 147 0.01%
Others 2,464 0.15%
Total votes 1,644,915 100.0%

Results by countyEdit

Hillary Clinton

Democratic

Donald Trump

Republican

Gary Johnson

Libertarian

Jill Stein

Green

Others

Write-ins

Total Votes
County # % # % # % # % # % #
Fairfield 243,852 57.89% 160,077 38.00% 11,691 2.78% 4,866 1.16% 723 0.17% 421,209
Hartford 240,403 59.09% 148,173 36.42% 11,997 2.95% 5,680 1.40% 611 0.15% 406,864
Litchfield 39,775 40.82% 53,051 54.44% 3,004 3.08% 1,441 1.48% 171 0.18% 97,442
Middlesex 45,357 51.18% 38,867 43.86% 2,760 3.11% 1,497 1.69% 143 0.16% 88,624
New Haven 205,609 54.25% 159,048 41.96% 9,119 2.41% 4,757 1.26% 473 0.12% 379,006
New London 62,278 50.42% 54,058 43.76% 4,744 3.84% 2,220 1.80% 228 0.18% 123,528
Tolland 38,506 49.73% 34,194 44.16% 3,181 4.11% 1,370 1.77% 173 0.22% 77,424
Windham 21,792 42.88% 25,747 50.66% 2,180 4.29% 1,010 1.99% 94 0.18% 50,823
Totals 897,572 54.57% 673,215 40.93% 48,676 2.96% 22,841 1.39% 2,616 0.16% 1,644,915

PrimariesEdit

DemocraticEdit

The Democratic primary occurred on 26 April 2016.

Presidential election
Choice Votes % Delegates
Hillary Clinton 170,045 51.80% 43
Bernie Sanders 152,379 46.42% 27
Others 5,831 1.78% 0
Total votes 328,255 100% 71

RepublicanEdit

The Republican primary occurred on 26 April 2016.

Presidential election
Choice Votes % Delegates
Donald Trump 123,523 57.86% 28
John Kasich 60,522 28.35% 0
Ted Cruz 24,987 11.70% 0
Ben Carson 1,733 0.81% 0
Others 2,728 1.28% 0
Total votes 213,493 100% 28

Related pagesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Polls: Trump Threatens to Flip New Jersey, Rhode Island; Clinton Leads in New England States". www.peoplespunditdaily.com. Retrieved September 7, 2016.

Other websitesEdit