Dominican Republic parliamentary election, 2002

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Parliamentary elections were held in the Dominican Republic on 16 May 2002.[1] The result was a victory for the opposition Dominican Revolutionary Party-led alliance, which won 73 of the 150 seats in the House of Representatives. Voter turnout was 51.0%.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % House Senate
Seats +/- Seats +/-
PRD-UD-ASD-PRN 963,735 42.2 73 - 29 -
PLD-BIS-APD 657,658 28.8 41 - 1 -
PRSC-PPC 556,431 24.4 36 - 2 -
Independent Revolutionary Party 35,859 1.6 0 New 0 New
Democratic Quisqueyano Party 29,969 1.3 0 - 0 -
FR-MIUCA-PNA 14,148 0.6 0 New 0 New
National Civic Veterans Party 12,310 0.5 0 New 0 New
Christian Democratic Union 4,946 0.2 0 New 0 New
Dominican Workers' Party and allies 2,792 0.1 0 New 0 New
MIUCA-PRN 5,561 0.2 0 0 0 0
National Unity Party 0 New 0 New
MISAR 0 New 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 88,182 - - - - -
Total 2,371,591 100 150 +1 32 +2
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p247 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p248