Between 1912 and 2016 in the state of North Carolina there have been 27 elections of which: 15 have been won by Democrats, 12 won by Republicans, and 0 won by "other parties".

Year Electoral Presidential Candidate Votes Population Votes Turnout Winner
1912 12
O Theodore Roosevelt (NY) 69,135
O Eugene V. Debs (IN) 987
O Arthur E. Reimer (MA)
D Woodrow Wilson (NJ) 144,407 12 Electoral Votes
R William Howard Taft (OH) 29,129
O Eugene W. Chafin (IL) 118
2,352,871 243,776 10.36% D
1916 12
D Woodrow Wilson (NJ) 168,383 12 Electoral Votes
O Allan L. Benson (NY) 509
O Arthur E. Reimer (MA)
R Charles Evans Hughes (NY) 120,890
O Frank Hanly (IN) 55
2,646,039 289,837 10.95% D
1920 12
R Warren G. Harding (OH) 232,848
O Eugene V. Debs (IN) 446
O Aaron S. Watkins (IN)
O Other (XX)
D James M. Cox (OH) 305,447 12 Electoral Votes
O Parley P. Christensen (IL)
O James E. Ferguson (TX)
2,559,123 538,741 21.05% D
1924 12
R Calvin Coolidge (MA) 191,753
O Robert M. La Follette (WI) 6,651
O William Z. Foster (MA)
D John W. Davis (WV) 284,270 12 Electoral Votes
O Herman P. Faris (MO) 13
O Other (XX)
2,896,314 482,687 16.67% D
1928 12
D Al Smith (NY) 286,227
O William Z. Foster (IL)
R Herbert Hoover (CA) 348,923 12 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY)
O Verne L. Reynolds (MI)
3,233,505 635,150 19.64% R
1932 13
R Herbert Hoover (CA) 208,344
O Other (XX)
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 497,566 13 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY) 5,591
3,233,682 711,501 22% D
1936 13
O William Lemke (ND) 2
O Earl Browder (KS) 17
R Alfred Landon (KS) 223,283
O Norman Thomas (NY) 21
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 616,141 13 Electoral Votes
3,360,493 839,464 24.98% D
1940 13
R Wendell Willkie (NY) 213,633
O Other (XX)
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 609,015 13 Electoral Votes
O Norman Thomas (NY)
3,571,623 822,648 23.03% D
1944 14
R Thomas E. Dewey (NY) 263,155
O Norman Thomas (NY)
D Franklin D. Roosevelt (NY) 527,399 14 Electoral Votes
O Texas Regulars (TX)
O Other (XX)
3,714,488 790,554 21.28% D
1948 14
O Other (XX)
D Harry S. Truman (MO) 459,070 14 Electoral Votes
O Strom Thurmond (SC) 69,652
O Norman Thomas (NY)
R Thomas E. Dewey (NY) 258,572
O Henry A. Wallace (IA) 3,915
3,857,353 791,209 20.51% D
1952 14
D Adlai Stevenson (IL) 652,803 14 Electoral Votes
O Stuart Hamblen (TX)
R Dwight D. Eisenhower (NY) 558,107
O Vincent Hallinan (CA)
O Eric Hass (NY)
4,143,168 1,210,910 29.23% D
1956 14
R Dwight D. Eisenhower (NY) 575,062
O Other (XX)
D Adlai Stevenson (IL) 590,530 14 Electoral Votes
O Eric Hass (NY)
4,305,645 1,165,592 27.07% D
1960 14
D John Fitzgerald Kennedy (MA) 713,136 14 Electoral Votes
O Other (XX)
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 655,420
O Eric Hass (NY)
4,556,155 1,368,556 30.04% D
1964 13
R Barry Morris Goldwater (AZ) 624,844
O Eric Hass (NY)
D Lyndon Baines Johnson (TX) 800,139 13 Electoral Votes
O Other (XX)
4,738,401 1,424,983 30.07% D
1968 13
D Hubert Horatio Humphrey (MN) 464,113
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 627,192 12 Electoral Votes
O George Corley Wallace (AL) 496,188 1 Electoral Votes
4,920,648 1,587,493 32.26% R
1972 13
R Richard Milhous Nixon (CA) 1,054,889 13 Electoral Votes
O John G. Schmitz (CA) 25,018
D George Stanley McGovern (SD) 438,705
O Linda Jenness (GA)
5,183,700 1,518,612 29.3% R
1976 13
D James Earl Carter, Jr. (GA) 927,365 13 Electoral Votes
O Eugene McCarthy (MN)
R Gerald Rudolph Ford, Jr. (MI) 741,960
O Roger MacBride (VT) 2,219
5,386,983 1,671,544 31.03% D
1980 13
O Ed Clark (CA) 9,677
R Ronald Wilson Reagan (CA) 915,018 13 Electoral Votes
O John Bayard Anderson (IL) 52,800
D James Earl Carter, Jr. (GA) 875,635
5,881,766 1,853,130 31.51% R
1984 13
D Walter Frederick Mondale (MN) 824,287
R Ronald Wilson Reagan (CA) 1,346,481 13 Electoral Votes
O David Bergland (CA) 3,794
6,117,037 2,174,562 35.55% R
1988 13
R George Herbert Walker Bush (TX) 1,237,258 13 Electoral Votes
O Ronald Ernest Paul (TX) 1,263
D Michael Stanley Dukakis (MA) 890,167
O Lenora Fulani (PA) 5,682
6,352,308 2,134,370 33.6% R
1992 14
D William Jefferson Clinton (AR) 1,114,042
O Henry Ross Perot (TX) 357,864
O Other (XX) 112
R George Herbert Walker Bush (TX) 1,134,661 14 Electoral Votes
O Andre Verne Marrou (AK) 5,171
6,761,210 2,611,850 38.63% R
1996 14
O Henry Ross Perot (TX) 168,059
O Harry Browne (TN) 8,740
R Robert Joseph Dole (KS) 1,225,938 14 Electoral Votes
O Ralph Nader (CT) 2,108
O Other (XX) 3,113
D William Jefferson Clinton (AK) 1,107,849
7,026,355 2,515,807 35.81% R
2000 14
R George Walker Bush (TX) 1,631,163 14 Electoral Votes
O Ralph Nader (CT)
O Harry Browne (TN) 12,307
O John Hagelin (IA)
D Albert Arnold Gore, Jr. (TN) 1,257,692
O Pat Buchanan (VA) 8,874
O Howard Phillips (VA)
O Other (XX) 1,226
8,049,313 2,911,262 36.17% R
2004 15
O David Cobb (TX) 108
R George Walker Bush (TX) 1,961,166 15 Electoral Votes
O Ralph Nader (CT) 1,805
O Michael Peroutka (MD)
O Other (XX) 348
D John Forbes Kerry (MA) 1,525,849
O Michael Badnarik (TX) 11,731
8,371,285 3,501,007 41.82% R
2008 15
D Barack Hussein Obama (IL) 2,142,651 15 Electoral Votes
O Ralph Nader (CT) 1,448
O Charles Obadiah Baldwin (FL)
O Other (XX) 12,336
R John Sidney McCain (AZ) 2,128,474
O Robert Laurence Barr (GA) 25,722
O Cynthia McKinney (GA) 158
8,693,258 4,310,789 49.59% D
2012 15
R Mitt Romney (MA) 2,270,395 15 Electoral Votes
O Jill Stein (MA)
D Barack Hussein Obama (IL) 2,178,391
O Gary Johnson (NM) 44,515
O Other (XX) 12,071
9,726,193 4,505,372 46.32% R
2016 15
O Evan McMullin (UT)
O Gary Johnson (NM) 129,427
D Hillary Clinton (NY) 2,169,496
O Jill Stein (MA) 1,038
R Donal Trump (NY) 2,345,235 15 Electoral Votes
10,107,612 4,645,196 45.96% R