If Each State’s Most Densely Populated County Decided the Winner
If Each State’s Least Densely Populated County Decided the Winner
Voters who didn’t vote for Hillary or Trump
In eight U.S. states, more than 10 percent of the voting population cast a ballot for someone other than Trump or Hillary.
- Utah: 27%
- Idaho: 13.25%
- Vermont: 13.05%
- Alaska: 12.17%
- New Mexico: 11.7%
- Wyoming: 10.97%
- Oregon: 10.84%
. Washington: 10.63%
2016 US presidential election results if abstention from voting was counted as a vote for “Nobody”
The Muddy America map below represents vote populations and vote margins on a two-dimensional scale. The darker U.S. counties had more votes. The lighter U.S. counties had fewer votes. The gray U.S. had 50/50 votes.