Estonian referendum, 1992

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A referendum on a new constitution and citizenship was held in Estonia on 28 June 1992.[1] Voters were asked whether they approved of the new constitution drawn up by the Constitutional Assembly and extending suffrage to people registered as citizens.[2] The new constitution was approved by 91.9% of voters, whilst the suffrage extension was rejected by 53.5%.[2] Voter turnout was 66.8% for the constititution question and 66.7% for the suffrage question.[2]

Results[edit]

New constitution[edit]

Choice Votes %
For 407,867 91.9
Against 36,147 8.1
Invalid/blank votes 2,964
Total 446,708 100
Registered voters/turnout 669,080 66.8
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

Suffrage extension[edit]

Choice Votes %
For 205,980 46.5
Against 236,819 53.5
Invalid/blank votes 3,679
Total 446,478 100
Registered voters/turnout 669,080 66.7
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p574 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ a b c Nohlen & Stöver, p580