2012 US Presidential Election Result, Past US election Result, US Presidential Election History Details winner candidates party vote %, US Election Results
The Democratic nominee, incumbent President Barack Obama, and his running mate, Vice President Joe Biden, were elected to a second term.
Their major challengers were the Republican nominee, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, and his running mate, Representative Paul Ryan of Wisconsin.
|Presidential candidate||Party||Home state||Popular vote||Electoral||Running mate|
|Count||Pct||vote||Vice-presidential candidate||Home state||Elect. vote|
|Barack Hussein Obama (Incumbent)||Democratic||Illinois||6,59,15,796||51.06%||332||Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.||Delaware||332|
|Willard Mitt Romney||Republican||Massachusetts||6,09,33,500||47.20%||206||Paul Davis Ryan||Wisconsin||206|
|Gary Earl Johnson||Libertarian||New Mexico||12,75,971||0.99%||0||James P. Gray||California||0|
|Jill Ellen Stein||Green||Massachusetts||4,69,627||0.36%||0||Cheri Honkala||Pennsylvania||0|