|#voters||Percent of total||Their Vote|
|2,912,790||48.992%||Bush (Republican Party)|
|2,912,253||48.983%||Gore (Democratic Party)|
|97,488||1.640%||Nader (Green Party)|
|17,484||0.294%||Buchanan (Reform Party)|
|2,281||0.038%||Hagelin (Natural Law Party)|
|1,804||0.030%||Moorehead (Workers World Party)|
|1,371||0.023%||Phillips (Taxpayer's/Constitution Party)|
The difference between Bush & Gore's totals was 537.
The question of how Florida's Nader and Buchanan voters would have voted if they had not run, was studied by Michael C. Herron & Jeffrey B. Lewis Did Ralph Nader Spoil a Gore Presidency? A Ballot-Level Study of Green and Reform Party Voters in the 2000 Presidential Election, 24 April 2006. They apparently estimated that Buchanan voters would split about 57/43 for Bush/Gore, while Nader voters would have split 40/60.
Voter News Service in a nationwide (not just Florida) exit poll of 13225 voters found 521 Nader voters of whom 264 told VNS who their "second choice" would have been:
47% of the Nader voters said they would choose Gore in a two-man race, 21% Bush, and 32% would not vote.
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