Bahamian general election, 1982

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General elections were held in the Bahamas on 10 June 1982.[1] The result was a victory for the Progressive Liberal Party, which won 32 of the 43 seats. Voter turnout was 89.8%.[1]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Progressive Liberal Party 42,995 56.9 32 +1
Free National Movement 31,097 41.1 11 +10
Vanguard Nationalist and Socialist Party 181 0.2 0 0
Workers' Party 31 0.0 0 New
Commonwealth Democratic Party 13 0.0 0 New
Independents 1,292 1.7 0 0
Invalid/blank votes - - -
Total 75,609 100 43 +5
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p78 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6