Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama has won the historic 2008 election, with

CNN

concluding that he will receive at least 349 electoral votes.

Republican John McCain has claimed 163 electoral votes so far.

A total of 270 electoral college votes out of 538 is needed to win the election.

Below is an alphabetical listing of states and their electoral votes as determined by the 2000 Census. The list will be updated throughout the night based on preliminary results calculated by

CNN

for each state.

ALABAMA (9 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

ALASKA (3 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

ARIZONA (10 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

ARKANSAS (6 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

CALIFORNIA (55 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

COLORADO (9 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

CONNECTICUT (7 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

DELAWARE (3 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (3 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

FLORIDA (27 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

GEORGIA (15 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

HAWAII (4 electoral votes)

Obama projected as winner.

IDAHO (4 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

ILLINOIS (21 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

INDIANA (11 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

IOWA (7 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

KANSAS (6 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

KENTUCKY (8 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

LOUISIANA (9 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

MAINE (4 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

MARYLAND (10 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

MASSACHUSETTS (12 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

MICHIGAN (17 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

MINNESOTA (10 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

MISSISSIPPI (6 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

MISSOURI (11 electoral votes) --

Results being processed.

MONTANA (3 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

NEBRASKA (5 electoral votes) --

McCain leading in early results.

NEVADA (5 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

NEW HAMPSHIRE (4 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

NEW JERSEY (15 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

NEW MEXICO (5 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

NEW YORK (31 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

NORTH CAROLINA (15 electoral votes) --

Results being processed.

NORTH DAKOTA (3 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

OHIO (20 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

OKLAHOMA (7 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

OREGON (7 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

PENNSYLVANIA (21 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

RHODE ISLAND (4 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

SOUTH CAROLINA (8 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

SOUTH DAKOTA (3 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

TENNESSEE (11 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

TEXAS (34 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.

UTAH (5 electoral votes)--

McCain projected as winner.

VERMONT (3 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

VIRGINIA (13 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

WASHINGTON (11 electoral votes) --

Obama projected as winner.

WEST VIRGINIA (5 electoral votes)--

McCain projected as winner.

WISCONSIN (10 electoral votes)--

Obama projected as winner.

WYOMING (3 electoral votes) --

McCain projected as winner.