1936 United States presidential election in Delaware
|Elections in Delaware|
Delaware voted for Democratic Party candidate and incumbent President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who defeated Republican nominee, Kansas Governor Alf Landon. Roosevelt won the state by a margin of 9.77 percent.
While Landon lost the state, the 44.85% of the popular vote made Delaware his fifth strongest state in the 1936 election in terms of popular vote percentage after Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire and Kansas.
|United States presidential election in Delaware, 1936|
|Party||Candidate||Running mate||Popular vote||Electoral vote|
|Democratic||Franklin Delano Roosevelt of New York||John Nance Garner of Texas||69,702||54.62%||3||100.00%|
|Republican||Alf Landon of Kansas||Frank Knox of Texas||57,236||44.85%||0||0.00%|
|Union||William Lemke of North Dakota||Thomas C. O'Brien of Massachusetts||442||0.35%||0||0.00%|
|Socialist||Norman Thomas of New York||George A. Nelson of Wisconsin||172||0.13%||0||0.00%|
|Communist||Earl Russell Browder of Kansas||James W. Ford of New York||51||0.04%||0||0.00%|
- "1936 Presidential Election Statistics". Dave Leip’s Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections. Retrieved 2018-03-05.
- "1936 Presidential General Election Results - Delaware". U.S. Election Atlas. Retrieved 23 December 2013.