Please forward this error screen to 192. US election 2016: How bitcoin supernova 2016 electoral votes did Trump and Clinton get? Democratic rival Hillary Clinton won more votes.

How many electoral votes did Donald Trump and Clinton get? Home of the Daily and Sunday Express. 6 million votes compared to Mr Trump’s 59. George W Bush in 2000. What is the electoral college? Under the archaic electoral college system, Americans did not directly vote for either Mr Trump or Mrs Clinton yesterday. Instead, they actually cast their ballots to choose an elector who will vote on behalf of the state on December 19.

Mr Trump reached easily yesterday. Melania Trump: America’s First Lady in pictures. Who voted for Donald Trump? Mr Trump was backed by 53 per cent of men and 42 per cent of women, according to pollsters Edison Research. Just eight per cent of black voters voted for Trump, while 29 per cent of Hispanics and 58 per cent of white voters backed him.

He won the rural vote and the suburban vote, while Mrs Clinton won the urban vote. How many states did Trump win? The outspoken Republican won 30 states including the key swing states Florida, Ohio and North Carolina. Mrs Clinton won 20, the majority of them in the north-east of the country including New York, New Jersey and New Hampshire. She also won Washington DC, which is not a state but is entitled to three electoral votes.