Maltese general election, 1966

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General elections were held in Malta between 26 and 28 March 1966.[1] The Nationalist Party remained the largest party, winning 28 of the 50 seats.

Electoral system[edit]

The elections were held using the single transferable vote system.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Nationalist Party 68,656 47.9 28 +3
Malta Labour Party 61,774 43.1 22 +6
Christian Workers' Party 8,671 6.0 0 –4
Progressive Constitutionalist Party 2,009 1.4 0 –1
Democratic Nationalist Party 1,845 1.3 0 –4
Independents 392 0.3 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 1,526
Total 144,873 100 50 0
Registered voters/turnout 161,490 89.7
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