Between 1912 and 2016 in the state of New York there have been 27 elections of which: 17 have been won by Democrats, 10 won by Republicans, and 0 won by "other parties".

Year Electoral Presidential Candidate Votes Population Votes Turnout Winner
1912 45
O Eugene V. Debs (IN) 63,434
O Arthur E. Reimer (MA) 4,273
D Woodrow Wilson (NJ) 655,573 45 Electoral Votes
R William Howard Taft (OH) 455,487
O Eugene W. Chafin (IL) 19,455
O Theodore Roosevelt (NY) 390,093
9,318,904 1,588,315 17.04% D
1916 45
R Charles Evans Hughes (NY) 879,238 45 Electoral Votes
O Frank Hanly (IN) 19,031
D Woodrow Wilson (NJ) 759,426
O Allan L. Benson (NY) 45,944
O Arthur E. Reimer (MA)
9,729,483 1,703,639 17.51% R
1920 45
R Warren G. Harding (OH) 1,871,167 45 Electoral Votes
O Eugene V. Debs (IN) 203,201
O Aaron S. Watkins (IN) 19,653
O Other (XX) 4,841
D James M. Cox (OH) 781,238
O Parley P. Christensen (IL) 18,413
O James E. Ferguson (TX)
10,385,227 2,898,513 27.91% R
1924 45
O William Z. Foster (MA) 8,244
D John W. Davis (WV) 950,796
O Herman P. Faris (MO)
O Other (XX) 9,928
R Calvin Coolidge (MA) 1,820,058 45 Electoral Votes
O Robert M. La Follette (WI) 474,913
10,772,695 3,263,939 30.3% R
1928 45
R Herbert Hoover (CA) 2,193,344 45 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY) 107,332
O Verne L. Reynolds (MI) 4,211
D Al Smith (NY) 2,089,863
O William Z. Foster (IL) 10,876
11,160,163 4,405,626 39.48% R
1932 47
R Herbert Hoover (CA) 1,937,963
O Other (XX) 38,295
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 2,534,959 47 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY) 177,397
12,839,827 4,688,614 36.52% D
1936 47
R Alfred Landon (KS) 2,180,670
O Norman Thomas (NY) 86,897
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 3,293,222 47 Electoral Votes
O William Lemke (ND)
O Earl Browder (KS) 35,609
13,343,350 5,596,398 41.94% D
1940 47
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 3,251,918 47 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY) 18,950
R Wendell Willkie (NY) 3,027,478
O Other (XX) 3,250
13,479,142 6,301,596 46.75% D
1944 47
R Thomas E. Dewey (NY) 2,987,647
O Norman Thomas (NY) 10,553
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 3,304,238 47 Electoral Votes
O Texas Regulars (TX)
O Other (XX) 14,352
14,018,308 6,316,790 45.06% D
1948 47
D Harry S. Truman (MO) 2,780,204
O Strom Thurmond (SC)
O Norman Thomas (NY) 40,879
R Thomas E. Dewey (NY) 2,841,163 47 Electoral Votes
O Henry A. Wallace (IA) 509,559
O Other (XX) 5,532
14,557,473 6,177,337 42.43% R
1952 45
R Dwight D. Eisenhower (NY) 3,952,815 45 Electoral Votes
O Vincent Hallinan (CA) 64,211
O Eric Hass (NY) 1,560
D Adlai Stevenson (IL) 3,104,601
O Stuart Hamblen (TX)
15,126,796 7,123,187 47.09% R
1956 45
O Other (XX)
D Adlai Stevenson (IL) 2,750,769
O Eric Hass (NY)
R Dwight D. Eisenhower (NY) 4,340,340 45 Electoral Votes
15,720,003 7,091,109 45.11% R
1960 45
D John Fitzgerald Kennedy (MA) 3,830,085 45 Electoral Votes
O Other (XX)
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 3,446,419
O Eric Hass (NY)
16,782,304 7,276,504 43.36% D
1964 43
D Lyndon Baines Johnson (TX) 4,913,156 43 Electoral Votes
O Other (XX)
R Barry Morris Goldwater (AZ) 2,243,559
O Eric Hass (NY) 6,085
17,453,596 7,162,800 41.04% D
1968 43
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 3,007,932
O George Corley Wallace (AL) 358,864
D Hubert Horatio Humphrey (MN) 3,378,470 43 Electoral Votes
18,124,888 6,745,266 37.22% D
1972 41
O John G. Schmitz (CA)
D George Stanley McGovern (SD) 2,951,084
O Linda Jenness (GA)
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 4,192,778 41 Electoral Votes
18,601,706 7,143,862 38.4% R
1976 41
D James Earl Carter, Jr. (GA) 3,389,558 41 Electoral Votes
O Eugene McCarthy (MN)
R Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. (MI) 3,100,791
O Roger MacBride (VT) 12,197
19,331,185 6,502,546 33.64% D
1980 41
R Ronald Wilson Reagan (CA) 2,893,831 41 Electoral Votes
O John Bayard Anderson (IL) 467,801
D James Earl Carter, Jr. (GA) 2,728,372
O Ed Clark (CA) 52,648
17,558,072 6,142,652 34.98% R
1984 36
R Ronald Wilson Reagan (CA) 3,664,763 36 Electoral Votes
O David Bergland (CA) 11,949
D Walter Frederick Mondale (MN) 3,119,609
18,260,395 6,796,321 37.22% R
1988 36
D Michael Stanley Dukakis (MA) 3,347,882 36 Electoral Votes
O Lenora Fulani (PA) 15,845
R George Herbert Walker Bush (TX) 3,081,871
O Ronald Ernest Paul (TX) 12,109
18,962,718 6,457,707 34.05% D
1992 33
D William Jefferson Clinton (AR) 3,444,450 33 Electoral Votes
O Henry Ross Perot (TX) 1,090,721
O Other (XX) 31,654
R George Herbert Walker Bush (TX) 2,346,649
O Andre Verne Marrou (AK) 13,451
18,350,264 6,926,925 37.75% D
1996 33
R Robert Joseph Dole (KS) 1,933,492
O Ralph Nader (CT) 75,956
O Other (XX) 34,826
D William Jefferson Clinton (AK) 3,756,177 33 Electoral Votes
O Henry Ross Perot (TX) 503,458
O Harry Browne (TN) 12,220
19,069,883 6,316,129 33.12% D
2000 33
O Harry Browne (TN) 7,649
O John Hagelin (IA) 24,361
D Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. (TN) 4,107,697 33 Electoral Votes
O Pat Buchanan (VA) 31,599
O Howard Phillips (VA) 1,498
O Other (XX) 1,791
R George Walker Bush (TX) 2,403,374
O Ralph Nader (CT) 244,030
18,976,457 6,821,999 35.95% D
2004 31
R George Walker Bush (TX) 2,962,567
O Ralph Nader (CT) 99,873
O Michael Peroutka (MD) 207
O Other (XX) 2,415
D John Forbes Kerry (MA) 4,314,280 31 Electoral Votes
O Michael Badnarik (TX) 11,607
O David Cobb (TX) 87
19,735,515 7,391,036 37.45% D
2008 31
O Other (XX) 8,935
R John Sidney McCain (AZ) 2,752,771
O Robert Laurence Barr (GA) 19,596
O Cynthia McKinney (GA) 12,801
D Barack Hussein Obama (IL) 4,804,945 31 Electoral Votes
O Ralph Nader (CT) 41,249
O Charles Obadiah Baldwin (FL) 634
20,494,574 7,640,931 37.28% D
2012 29
R Mitt Romney (MA) 2,490,431
O Jill Stein (MA) 39,982
D Barack Hussein Obama (IL) 4,485,741 29 Electoral Votes
O Gary Johnson (NM) 47,256
O Other (XX) 17,749
19,765,664 7,081,159 35.83% D
2016 29
O Gary Johnson (NM) 162,273
D Hillary Clinton (NY) 4,145,376 29 Electoral Votes
O Jill Stein (MA) 100,110
R Donal Trump (NY) 2,638,135
O Evan McMullin (UT)
20,540,788 7,045,894 34.3% D