By the Numbers, Part 8

Tracking politics as it's practiced on the Web.
Sept. 29 2000 11:30 PM

By the Numbers, Part 8

34000_34651_islogo_130x20
82000_82938_onpol_small

Slate, the Industry Standard, and washingtonpost.com join forces to examine the effect of the Internet on Campaign 2000. 

(Continued from Page 1)

11. Number of links to Pat Buchanan's Web site from other sites: 1,960

Advertisement

12. Most expensive item for sale at George W. Bush's online store: "W. 2000" silver cufflinks, $95 per pair

13. Most expensive item for sale at Al Gore's online store: XXLarge-XXXLarge Gore 2000 denim shirt, $48

14. Percentage of Americans online who are registered Republicans: 36.8

15. Percentage of Americans online who are registered Democrats: 27.9

16. Percentage of Americans online who are affiliated with other parties or are not registered with a party: 35.3

17. Web site with the largest percentage of registered Republican visitors: TheStreet.com, 45.3 percent

18. Web site with the largest percentage of registered Democratic visitors: Colonize.com, 37.2 percent

19. Percentage of total candidates (House, Senate, gubernatorial, and presidential) nationwide with Web sites: 56.6

20. Percentage of Republican candidates nationwide with Web sites: 71.9

21. Percentage of Democratic candidates nationwide with Web sites: 63.4

  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Oct. 29 2014 3:45 PM The Great Writing Vs. Talking Debate Is it harder to be a good writer or a good talker?