Georgian presidential election, 1991

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Presidential elections were held in Georgia on 26 May 1991.[1] The result was a victory for Zviad Gamsakhurdia of the Round Table-Free Georgia party, who won 87.6% of the vote, with an 82.9% turnout.[2]

Results[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Zviad Gamsakhurdia Round Table-Free Georgia 2,565,362 87.6
Valerian Advadze Concord, Peace, Revival Bloc 240,243 8.2
Jemal Mikeladze Communist Party of Georgia 51,717 1.8
Nodar Natadze People's Front 36,266 1.2
Irakli Shengelaia Freedom Bloc 26,886 0.9
Tamaz Kvachantiradze Democratic Georgia Bloc 8,533 0.3
Invalid/blank votes 39,918 -
Total 2,968,945 100
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p382 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p401 ISBN 0-19-924958-X