U.S. Presidential Elections Popular Vote Top 20

The following is a list of the individuals who have received the most popular votes for President.

Rank Candidate Popular Vote (millions)
1. Barack Obama 135.4
2. Richard Nixon 113.1
3. George W. Bush 112.5
4. Franklin D. Roosevelt 103.4
5. Ronald Reagan 98.4
6. Bill Clinton 92.3
7. George Bush 88.0
8. Jimmy Carter 76.3
9. Dwight D. Eisenhower 69.4
10. Mitt Romney 60.9
11. John McCain 59.9
12. John Kerry 59.0
13. Adlai Stevenson 53.3
14. Al Gore 51.0
15. Thomas Dewey 44.0
16. Lyndon B. Johnson 43.1
17. Michael Dukakis 41.8
18. Bob Dole 39.2
19. Gerald Ford 39.1
20. Walter Mondale 37.6

The popular vote totals shown above were tabulated based on data from The American Presidency Project.