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Projected for Trump
State projected at: 23:30 EST (04:30 GMT)
29 electoral votes
State Popular Vote
Projected for Trump. Florida's 29 votes are crucial to the fortunes of any presidential contender. This swing state voted for Obama in 2008 and 2012, but Bush won it in the preceding elections - in 2000 by just 537 votes.
Senate 2 seats, 1 up for election
Republican senator Marco Rubio – beaten by Donald Trump in the party’s presidential nomination race – has been re-elected over his Democratic opponent, Patrick Murphy. Florida’s uncontested seat is held by Democrat Bill Nelson.