OpenIntro Statistics Dataset - govrace10

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govrace10

Election results for 2010 Governor races in the U.S.

Variables

  • id - Unique identifier for the race, which does not overlap with other 2010 races (see houserace10 and senaterace10)
  • state - State name
  • abbr - State name abbreviation
  • name1 - Name of the winning candidate
  • perc1 - Percentage of vote for winning candidate (if more than one candidate)
  • party1 - Party of winning candidate
  • votes1 - Number of votes for winning candidate
  • name2 - Name of candidate with second most votes
  • perc2 - Percentage of vote for candidate who came in second
  • party2 - Party of candidate with second most votes
  • votes2 - Number of votes for candidate who came in second
  • name3 - Name of candidate with third most votes
  • perc3 - Percentage of vote for candidate who came in third
  • party3 - Party of candidate with third most votes
  • votes3 - Number of votes for candidate who came in third
  • name4 - Name of candidate with fourth most votes
  • perc4 - Percentage of vote for candidate who came in fourth
  • party4 - Party of candidate with fourth most votes
  • votes4 - Number of votes for candidate who came in fourth
  • name5 - Name of candidate with fifth most votes
  • perc5 - Percentage of vote for candidate who came in fifth
  • party5 - Party of candidate with fifth most votes
  • votes5 - Number of votes for candidate who came in fifth

Source

Data was collected from MSNBC.com on November 9th, 2010.

Taken from: https://www.openintro.org/data/index.php?data=govrace10.


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