How Close was the 2020 Presidential Election? It’s Complicated.

Andy Higson
Dec 7, 2020 · 6 min read
Map of the 2020 presidential election result.

Figures have been updated to reflect recounts and the resulting small changes to the final voting figures.

All states (and DC) have now certified their presidential election results and while Biden won the popular vote by over seven million votes and handily won the Electoral College, it’s clear that the 2020 Presidential Election was far closer than is…