Hawaii State Profile

Election Schedule

State Primary:2014-8-9

Election Vitals

Governor:Neil Abercrombie (D) re-election in 2014
Senator:Brian Schatz (D) re-election 2016
Senator:Mazie Hirono (D) re-election 2018

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Past Presidential Elections

Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1976 50.6%
Percentage of Votes for Gerald Ford in 1976 48.1%
Percentage of Votes for Jimmy Carter in 1980 44.8%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1980 42.9%
Percentage of Votes for Walter Mondale in 1984 43.8%
Percentage of Votes for Ronald Reagan in 1984 55.1%
Percentage of Votes for Michael Dukakis in 1988 54.3%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1988 44.8%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1992 48.1%
Percentage of Votes for George Bush in 1992 36.7%
Percentage of Votes for Bill Clinton in 1996 56.9%
Percentage of Votes for Bob Dole in 1996 31.6%
Percentage of Votes for Al Gore in 2000 55.8%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2000 37.5%
Percentage of Votes for John Kerry in 2004 54.0%
Percentage of Votes for George W. Bush in 2004 45.3%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2008 71.8%
Percentage of Votes for John McCain in 2008 26.6%
Percentage of Votes for Barack Obama in 2012 70.5%
Percentage of Votes for Mitt Romney in 2012 27.8%

Previous Election Results, other races

1998 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ben Cayetano Democratic 204,206 50.1%
Linda Lingle Republican 198,952 48.8%
George Peabody Libertarian 4,398 1.1%
1998 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Ben Cayetano Democratic 95,797 86.4%
Jim Brewer Democratic 6,169 5.6%
Richard Ho Democratic 3,024 2.7%
Fred Tamura Democratic 2,740 2.5%
Raymond Onaga Democratic 1,651 1.5%
Miles Shiratori Democratic 1,499 1.4%
1998 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Linda Lingle Republican 109,061 69.2%
Frank Fasi Republican 48,488 30.8%
1998 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 315,252 79.2%
Crystal Young Republican 70,964 17.8%
Lloyd Mallan Libertarian 11,908 3.0%
1998 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 108,891 92.8%
Richard Thompson Democratic 8,468 7.2%
1998 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Crystal Young Republican 26,920 28.1%
Jay Friedheim Republican 18,969 19.8%
Eugene Douglass Republican 10,417 10.9%
James Deluze Republican 8,995 9.4%
William Sink Republican 7,519 7.9%
Randolph Amen Republican 7,476 7.8%
Stuart Gregory Republican 6,368 6.7%
Harry Friel Republican 5,358 5.6%
Paul Manner Republican 3,703 3.9%
2000 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Akaka Democratic 251,215 72.7%
John Carroll Republican 84,701 24.5%
Lauri Clegg Natural law 4,220 1.2%
Lloyd Mallan Libertarian 3,127 0.9%
David Porter Constitution 2,360 0.7%
2000 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Akaka Democratic 150,507 90.2%
Art Reyes Democratic 16,312 9.8%
2000 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
John Carroll Republican 33,349 71.5%
Eugene Douglass Republican 6,117 13.1%
James Deluze Republican 3,910 8.4%
Harry Friel Republican 3,277 7.0%
2002 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Linda Lingle Republican 197,009 51.6%
Mazie Hirono Democratic 179,647 47.0%
Kau'i Hill Natural law 2,561 0.7%
Tracy Ryan Libertarian 1,364 0.4%
Jim Brewer Independent 1,147 0.3%
Daniel Cunningham Free energy 382 0.1%
2002 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mazie Hirono Democratic 76,709 41.2%
Ed Case Democratic 74,096 39.8%
Andy Anderson Democratic 33,384 17.9%
George Nitta Jr. Democratic 747 0.4%
Art Reyes Democratic 568 0.3%
Joe Fernandez Democratic 491 0.3%
2002 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Linda Lingle Republican 70,808 89.8%
John Carroll Republican 7,616 9.7%
Crystal Young Republican 454 0.6%
2004 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 313,629 75.5%
Cam Cavasso Republican 87,172 21.0%
Jim Brewer Non partisan 9,269 2.2%
Jeff Mallan Libertarian 5,277 1.3%
2004 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 157,367 93.8%
Brian Evans Democratic 8,051 4.8%
Eddie Yoon Democratic 2,437 1.5%
2004 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Cam Cavasso Republican 21,645 49.2%
Rich Payne Republican 9,630 21.9%
Jay Friedheim Republican 7,028 16.0%
James DeLuze Republican 5,653 12.9%
2006 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Linda Lingle Republican 215,313 62.5%
Randy Iwase Democratic 121,717 35.4%
Jim Brewer Green 5,435 1.6%
Ozell Daniel Libertarian 1,850 0.5%
2006 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Randy Iwase Democratic 119,058 66.4%
William Aila Jr. Democratic 43,845 24.5%
Van Tanabe Democratic 16,317 9.1%
2006 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Linda Lingle Republican 31,275 97.4%
George Peabody Republican 322 1.0%
George Berish Republican 295 0.9%
Paul Manner Republican 211 0.7%
2006 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Akaka Democratic 210,330 61.3%
Cynthia Thielen Republican 126,097 36.8%
Jeff Mallan Libertarian 6,415 1.9%
2006 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Akaka Democratic 129,158 54.7%
Ed Case Democratic 107,163 45.3%
2006 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jerry Coffee Republican 10,139 41.0%
Mark Beatty Republican 6,057 24.5%
Chas Collins Republican 3,146 12.7%
Jay Friedheim Republican 2,299 9.3%
Steve Tataii Republican 1,601 6.5%
Edward Pirkowski Republican 1,482 6.0%
2010 Governor General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Neil Abercrombie Democratic 222,724 58.2%
Duke Aiona Republican 157,311 41.1%
Daniel Cunningham Free energy 1,265 0.3%
Tom Pollard Non partisan 1,263 0.3%
2010 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Neil Abercrombie Democratic 142,304 60.1%
Mufi Hannemann Democratic 90,590 38.3%
Arturo Reyes Democratic 1,350 0.6%
Van Tanabe Democratic 1,330 0.6%
Miles Shiratori Democratic 1,033 0.4%
2010 Governor Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Duke Aiona Republican 42,520 95.3%
John Carroll Republican 2,079 4.7%
2010 Senate General Election
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 277,228 74.8%
Cam Cavasso Republican 79,939 21.6%
Jim Brewer Green 7,762 2.1%
Jeff Mallan Libertarian 2,957 0.8%
Jeff Jarrett Non partisan 2,697 0.7%
2010 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Daniel Inouye Democratic 198,711 88.3%
Andrew Woerner Democratic 26,411 11.7%
2010 Senate Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Cam Cavasso Republican 23,033 66.9%
John Rocco Republican 7,483 21.7%
Eddie Pirkowski Republican 3,891 11.3%
2012 Senate
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mazie Hirono Democratic 269,489 62.6%
Linda Lingle Republican 160,994 37.4%
2014 Governor
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
David Ige Democratic 157,050 67.4%
Neil Abercrombie Democratic 73,507 31.5%
Van Tanabe Democratic 2,622 1.1%
2014 Governor
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Duke Aiona Republican 41,832 97.2%
Stuart Gregory Republican 640 1.5%
Charles Collins Republican 580 1.3%
2014 Senate Special Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Brian Schatz Democratic 115,445 49.3%
Colleen Hanabusa Democratic 113,663 48.6%
Brian Evans Democratic 4,842 2.1%
2014 Senate Special Primary
Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Cam Cavasso Republican 25,874 72.3%
John Roco Republican 4,425 12.4%
Harry Friel Republican 3,477 9.7%
Eddie Pirkowski Republican 2,033 5.7%

State Demographics

Population 1,392,313
Percentage White 24.9%
Percentage Black 1.8%
Percentage American Indian / Alaska Native 0.2%
Percentage Asian 38.2%
Percentage Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 10.4%
Percentage Mixed Race 23.3%
Percentage Other Race 1.1%
 
Percentage Hispanic 9.5%
Percentage Non Hispanic White 22.8%
Percentage Non Hispanic Black 1.7%
 
Percentage Households All Speak Language Other than English 2.4%
 
Median Household Income $66,259
Percentage Married Couple Both Work 40.0%
Percentage Income in Poverty in 2011 11.6%
Percentage Lived in different household in 2009 5.8%
 
Percentage Homes heated by Electricity 32.4%
Percentage Homes heated by Gas 3.1%
Percentage Homes heated by Coal 0.0%
Percentage Homes heated by Fuel Oil 0.0%
Percentage of Population Age 65 and Up 15.1%
Percentage Employed Civilians 16-years-old and up 46.6%
Percentage with a College Degree 30.1%
Percentage Management or Professional Workers 33.3%
Percentage Sales or Office Workers 24.8%
Percentage Production or Transportation Workers 8.7%
 
Unemployment rate 4.1%
Unemployment figures as of 2014-10
Unemployment Monthly Change -0.1%
 
Percentage Married Couples 51.2%
Percentage Married Couples with Children 20.1%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Male living with Male 0.2%
Percentage Unmarried Partner Households, Female living with Female 0.4%

Last updated 12:16am December 28, 2014