1995 Grenadian general election

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1995 Grenadian general election

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All 15 seats in the House of Representatives
8 seats needed for a majority
Turnout61.74%
  First party Second party Third party
  Keith Mitchell.jpg 3x4.svg Eric Gairy 1977.png
Leader Keith Mitchell George Brizan Eric Gairy
Party NNP NDC GULP
Leader's seat St. George North West St. George North East St. George South
(lost seat)
Last election 17.52%, 2 seats 34.55%, 7 seats 28.13%, 4 seats
Seats won 8 5 2
Seat change Increase6 Decrease2 Decrease2
Popular vote 14,154 13,372 11,608
Percentage 32.37% 30.59% 26.55%
Swing Increase14.85pp Decrease3.96pp Decrease1.58pp

Grenadian general election map, 1995.svg
Winning party by constituency

Prime Minister before election

George Brizan
NDC

Elected Prime Minister

Keith Mitchell
NNP

General elections were held in Grenada on 20 June 1995.[1] The result was a victory for the New National Party, which won eight of the 15 seats. Voter turnout was 61.7%.[2]

Results[edit]

Grenadian Parliament 1995.svg
PartyVotes%Seats+/–
New National Party14,15432.378+6
National Democratic Congress13,37230.595–2
Grenada United Labour Party11,60826.552–2
The National Party2,8266.460–2
Maurice Bishop Patriotic Movement6941.5900
United Republican Party670.150New
Good Old Democratic Party160.0400
Independents9822.2500
Total43,719100.00150
Valid votes43,71999.16
Invalid/blank votes3710.84
Total votes44,090100.00
Registered voters/turnout71,41361.74
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p307 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p311