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New Hampshire Profile

Key Figures:

  • 2 Seats: 2R, 0D
  • New Hampshire Democrats earned 44.6% of US House votes in 2010, but Republicans won both seats

 

New Hampshire Rankings 2010

Democracy Index

30th (26.4)

 

Representation

40th (22.8)

Margin of Victory

2nd (6.9)

 

Seats-to-Votes

49th (46.7)

Landslide Index

1st (0)

 

House Turnout

18th (44.5)

 

 

1992

1994

1996

1998

2000

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

Democracy Index

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--

23.5

27-5

20.8

18.6

23.6

27.6

24

26.4

Voter Turnout

62%

37%

57%

36%

61%

46%

68%

40.7%

67.6%

44.5%

Representation Index

36%

21%

29%

21%

33%

27%

41%

21.2%

36.6%

22.8%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wasted Votes

43%

42%

50%

40%

46%

43%

39%

48.0%

45.9%

48.8%

% Of Wasted R / D Votes

40/41

0/100

0/100

0/100

0/100

0/100

0/100

100/0

100/0

0/100

Drop-Off Voters

0.5%

0.8%

1.6%

0.4%

2%

-0.1%

3.9%

0.2%

5.1%

1.4%

Avg Margin of Victory

19%

21%

5%

21%

12%

18%

23%

4.9%

10.7%

6.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Votes for (R-D-O%)

44-52-4

58-38-4

50-45-5

60-39-1

54-43-3

57-40-3

61-37-2

47-52-1

43.7-54.1-2.3

51.2-44.6-4.3

Seats for (R-D-O%)

50-50-0

100-0-0

100-0-0

100-0-0

100-0-0

100-0-0

100-0-0

0-100-0

0-100-0

100-0-0

Seat Changes

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1

0

0

0

0

0

2

0

2

                                    Election Results and Analysis: 2002-2010

Results 2002-2010

2002

2004

2006

2008

2010

U.S. House (R-D-O)

2-0-0

2-0-0

0-2-0

0-2-0

2-0-0

Landslide Index

0%

100%

0%

0%

0%

Scale of Competitiveness

 

 

 

 

 

Tight: < 5

0

0

1

0

1

Competitive: 5-10

0

0

1

1

0

Opportunity: 10-20

2

0

0

1

1

Landslide: 20-40

0

2

0

0

0

No Contest: 40+

0

0

0

0

0

Uncontested

0

0

0

0

0

Incumbents

 

 

 

 

 

Total Running / Total Seats

1/2

2/2

2/2

2/2

1/2

Re-Election / Total Incumbent

1/1

2/2

0/2

2/2

0/1

Landslide / Total Incumbent

0/1

2/2

0/2

0/2

0/1

R. Landslide / R. Incumbent

0/1

2/2

0/0

0/0

0/0

D. Landslide / D. Incumbent

NA

NA

0/0

0/2

0/0

Untouchable Repeat Landslide

0

1

0

0

0

Uncontested Primary

0

0

--

2

--

Elected Women

0

0

1

1

0

Elected Racial Minorities

0

0

0

0

0

                                     Election Results and Analysis: 1992-2000

Results 1992-2000

1992

1994

1996

1998

2000

U.S. House (R-D-O)

1-1-0

2-0-0

2-0-0

2-0-0

2-0-0

Landslide Index

50%

50%

0%

50%

0%

Scale of Competitiveness

 

 

 

 

 

Tight: < 5

0

1

1

0

0

Competitive: 5-10

0

0

1

1

1

Opportunity: 10-20

1

0

0

0

1

Landslide: 20-40

1

1

0

1

0

No Contest: 40+

0

0

0

0

0

Uncontested

0

0

0

0

0

Incumbents

 

 

 

 

 

Total Running / Total Seats

2/2

2/2

1/2

2/2

2/2

Re-Election / Total Incumbent

2/2

1/2

1/1

2/2

2/2

Landslide / Total Incumbent

1/2

1/2

0/1

1/2

0/2

R. Landslide / R. Incumbent

0/1

1/1

0/1

½

0/2

D. Landslide / D. Incumbent

1/1

0/1

NA

NA

NA

Untouchable Repeat Landslide

0

0

0

0

0

Uncontested Primary

1

1

0

0

0

Elected Women

0

0

0

0

0

Elected Racial Minorities

0

0

0

0

0

                                      Election Results and Analysis: 1982-1990

Results 1982-1990

1982

1984

1986

1988

1990

U.S. House (R-D-O)

1-1-0

2-0-0

2-0-0

2-0-0

1-1-0

Landslide Index

50%

50%

50%

50%

50%

Scale of Competitiveness

 

 

 

 

 

Tight: < 5

0

0

0

0

1

Competitive: 5-10

0

0

0

0

0

Opportunity: 10-20

1

1

1

1

0

Landslide: 20-40

0

0

0

1

1

No Contest: 40+

1

1

1

0

0

Uncontested

0

0

0

0

0

Incumbents

 

 

 

 

 

Total Running / Total Seats

2/2

1/2

2/2

1/ 2

1/ 2

Re-Election / Total Incumbent

2/2

1/1

2/2

1/1

0/1

Landslide / Total Incumbent

1/2

1/1

1/2

1/1

0/1

R. Landslide / R. Incumbent

1/1

1/1

1/2

1/1

0/1

D. Landslide / D. Incumbent

0/1

NA

NA

NA

NA

Untouchable Repeat Landslide

1

1

1

0

0

Uncontested Primary

1

1

1

1

1

Elected Women

0

0

0

0

0

Elected Racial Minorities

0

0

0

0

0

 

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