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467. Number of Governors, by Political Party Affiliation

[Reflects figures after inaugurations for each year]

       
Year Demo- Repub- Indepent/
cratic lican other party
       
1970 18 32 0
1972 29 21 0
1973 31 19 0
1974 32 18 0
1975 36 13 1
1976 36 13 1
1977 37 12 1
1978 37 12 1
1979 32 18 0
1980 31 19 0
1981 27 23 0
1982 27 23 0
1983 34 16 0
1984 35 15 0
1985 34 16 0
1986 34 16 0
1987 26 24 0
1988 27 23 0
1989 28 22 0
1990 29 21 0
1991 1 29 19 2
1992 28 20 2
1993 30 18 2
1994 29 19 2
1995 19 30 1
1996 18 31 1
1997 17 32 1
1998 17 32 1
1999 17 31 2
2000 17 31 2



1 Reflects result of runoff election in AZ in February 1991.

Source: National Governors' Association, Washington, DC, 1970-87 and 1991-99, Directory of Governors of the American States, Commonwealths & Territories, annual; and 1988-90, Directory of Governors, annual. (Copyright.)



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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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