Wisconsin : 2012 United States Presidential Election

The United States of America Presidential election of 2012 in Wisconsin was won by Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama over his nearest rival Republican Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney by a victory margin of over 5%.

Wisconsin is located North Central region of the United States. Manufacturing , Agriculture and Health Care are the main contributors to the State's economy.

Wisconsin 2012 Presidential Election Results

Wisconsin USA 2012 Presidential Election Results

Election Analysis:

For US presidential election of 2012 , Wisconsin , was considered to be a swing state . Democratic party won in Wisconsin for the past 5 presidential elections with big margins.

Wisconsin voted Democratic in all the Presidential elections since 1988. Paul Ryan, Republican Party nominee for Vice Presidential candidate in 2012 US Presidential election is a native of Wisconsin. Wisconsin a Democratic leaning state by its history and neighborhood has become a swing state after the selection of Paul Ryan as the Vice Presidential nominee for the Republican party.
Wisconsin state map

Wisconsin Previous Presidential Election Results

wisconsin presidential election results history

Political situation in Wisconsin in the Year 2012:

  • Wisconsin unemployment stands at 7.5% compared to the national average of 8.1% as of Aug 2012 .
  • Wisconsin state Assembly and Governorship are controlled by Republicans while the State Senate is controlled by Democrats
  • Population by Race in Wisconsin : Year 2010

    2011 wisconsin race diversity