Maltese general election, 1945

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General elections were held in Malta between 10 and 12 September 1945.[1] The Labour Party was the only party to contest the elections, and won nine of the 10 seats.

Electoral system[edit]

The elections were held using the single transferable vote system, whilst suffrage was limited to men meeting certain property qualifications.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Labour Party 19,071 76.2 9 +8
Independents 5,958 23.8 1 +1
Invalid/blank votes 643
Total 25,672 100 10 0
Registered voters/turnout 61,203 41.9
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1302 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1298