Candidate (Party Label)

Popular Vote Total

Percent of Popular Vote

Bill Clinton (Democrat)

47,402,357

49.24

Bob Dole (Republican)

39,198,755

40.71

Ross Perot (Reform)

8,085,402

8.40

Ralph Nader (Green)

685,128

.71

Harry Browne (Libertarian)

485,798

.50

Howard Phillips (U.S. Taxpayers)

184,820

.19

John Hagelin (Natural Law)

113,670

.12

Monica Moorehead (Workers World)

29,083

.03

Marsha Feinland (Peace and Freedom)

25,332

.03

Write-In (Miscellaneous)

24,546

.02

Charles Collins (Independent)

8,952

.01

James Harris (Socialist Workers)

8,476

.01

None of These Candidates (Nevada)

5,608

.00

Dennis Peron (Grassroots)

5,378

.00

Mary Cal Hollis (Socialist)

4,766

.00

Jerome White (Socialist Equality)

2,438

.00

Diane Beall Templin (American)

1,847

.00

Earl F. Dodge (Prohibition)

1,298

.00

A. Peter Crane (Independent)

1,101

.00

Justice Ralph Forbes (America First)

932

.00

John Birrenbach (Independent Grassroots)

787

.00

Isabell Masters (Looking Back)

752

.00

Steve Michael (Independent)

408

.00

Total

96,277,634

Voting Age Population (Census Bureau Survey for November 1996): 196,498,000

Registered Voters: 146,200,000

Percent of voting age population casting a vote for President: 49.00%

Source: http://www.fec.gov/pubrec/summ.htm