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Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections - data files - Penn Libraries data resources: Data Files

Overview and Current Release Notes

Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections website provides basic statistics and graphics on nationwide state-level and county-level election returns for U.S. President (1789-present), State Governors (1990-present), and U.S. Senators (1990-present).

Dave Leip makes available for site-license purchase data files providing general election results for specific election years for specific offices for specific geographies. The Penn Libraries have acquired data files from this source for Penn faculty, students, and staff when comparable coverage is not available from currently-held resources.

By using your PennKey to access the Dave Leip data files below, you are agreeing to follow the appropriate-use guidelines on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) (Dave Leip's Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections website).

Data Files

Year Office Geography Dataset Version
2020 U.S. President State, County, Town (selected states) Pres_Election_Data_2020.xlsx v0.50, 11/21/2020
U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2020.xlsx v0.50, 11/21/2020
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2020.xlsx v0.0, 10/25/2020
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2020.xlsx v0.5, 11/21/2020
2019 State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2019.xlsx v1.0, 12/17/2019
2018 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2018_v1.2.xlsx v1.2, 1/27/2020
2016 U.S. President State, County, Town (selected states) Pres_Election_Data_2016_v1.1.xlsx v1.1, 10/25/2020
Congressional District Pres_Election_Data_2016CD.xlsx v1.0, 6/26/2017
U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2016_v1.2.xlsx v1.2, 5/30/2017
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2016_v1.2.xlsx v1.2, 6/12/2017
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2016_v1.0.xlsx v1.0, 4/6/2017
2015 State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2015_v1.0.xlsx v1.0, 12/7/2015
2014 U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2014_v1.0.xlsx v1.0, 1/28/2015
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2014_v1.3.xlsx v1.3, 9/8/2020
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2014_v1.0.xlsx v1.0, 1/28/2015
2013 State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2013_v1.0.xlsx v1.0, 12/4/2013
2012 U.S. President State, County, Town (selected states) Pres_Election_Data_2012_v1.4.xlsx v1.4, 10/20/2016
U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2012_v1.20.xlsx v1.2, 1/24/2015
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2012_v1.4.xlsx v1.4, 9/8/2020
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2012_v1.1.xlsx v1.1, 6/10/2014
2011 State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2011_v1.1.xlsx v1.1, 12/12/2011
2010 U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2010_v1.1.xlsx v1.1, 11/6/2013
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2010_v1.1.xlsx v1.1, 11/7/2013
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2010_v1.1.1.xlsx v1.1.1, 11/17/2013
2009 State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2009_v1.01.xlsx v1.01, 11/17/2013
2008 U.S. President State, County, Town (selected states) Pres_Election_Data_2008_v1.1.xlsx v1.10, 11/12/2013
U.S. Senate State, County, Town (selected states) Sen_Election_Data_2008_v1.01.xlsx v1.01, 8/10/2013
U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2008_v1.2.xlsx v1.20, 1/20/2015
State Governors State, County Gov_Election_Data_2008_v1.0.xls v1.0, 10/17/2009
2006 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2006_v1.1.xlsx v1.10, 1/20/2015
2004 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2004_v1.1.xlsx v1.10, 1/20/2015
2002 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2002_v1.2.xlsx v1.2, 8/4/2015
2000 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_2000_v1.2.xlsx v1.2, 2/24/2014
1998 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_1998.xlsx v0.9, 5/10/2014
1996 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_1996.xlsx v0.9, 5/10/2014
1994 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_1994.xlsx v0.9, 5/13/2014
1992 U.S. House of Representatives State, County, Town (selected states), Congressional District House_Election_Data_1992.xlsx v0.9, 5/13/2014

Additional county-level Presidential election return data sets