Maltese local council elections, 2007

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Local elections were held in 22 localities in Malta on 10 March 2007. The last round of elections held in 2004, on the same day of the national election for the Maltese Members for the European Parliament (MEPs). Approximately 68% of the eligible voters turned up on election day. With the locality of Safi with the highest percentage (86%); and the locality of Swieqi with the lowest percentage (53%). The largest locality was that of Mosta and the smallest one was that of San Lawrenz, Gozo.

Turnout[edit]

Locality % of voters votes
Safi 86% 1281
Kerċem 81% 1123
San Lawrenz 78% 428
Floriana 77% 1492
Qala 77% 1201
Santa Luċija 77% 2002
Marsaxlokk 76% 1872
Siġġiewi (Città Ferdinand) 74% 4500
Luqa 73% 3507
Birgu (Città Vittoriosa) 72% 1659
Mosta 70% 9855
Munxar 70% 795
Xagħra 70% 2596
Ħamrun 69% 5510
Qormi (Città Pinto) 66% 8776
Paola (Raħal Ġdid) 66% 4433
Birżebbuġa 65% 4270
Gżira 65% 3645
Attard 64% 4816
Għargħur 62% 1132
Żebbuġ, Gozo 59% 1307
Swieqi 53% 3314
Total in all 68%

The Results[edit]

The Malta Labour Party (MLP) has won the Local Councils Elections with 53% of first count votes. The Partit Nazzjonalista (PN) obtained 44% while Alternativa Demokratika (AD) and independent candidates obtained 3%. The councillors elected consist of 74 councilors with MLP; 63 councillors with PN; 2 councillors with AD; and 1 councillor on the locality of Floriana, that consist with the group known as 'Floriana L-Ewwel' (Floriana The First).

Locality MLP PN AD ind
Birgu (Città Vittoriosa) 4 1 0 0
Qormi (Città Pinto) 7 4 0 0
Siġġiewi (Città Ferdinand) 3 4 0 0
Attard 2 4 1 0
Birżebbuġa 5 2 0 0
Floriana 2 2 0 1
Gżira 4 3 0 0
Għargħur 2 3 0 0
Ħamrun 5 4 0 0
Kerċem 2 3 0 0
Luqa 5 2 0 0
Marsaxlokk 4 1 0 0
Mosta 6 5 0 0
Munxar 2 3 0 0
Paola (Raħal Ġdid) 5 2 0 0
Qala 2 3 0 0
Safi 2 3 0 0
San Lawrenz 2 3 0 0
Santa Luċija 4 1 0 0
Swieqi 1 5 1 0
Xagħra 3 2 0 0
Żebbuġ, Gozo 2 3 0 0
Total (140 councillors) 74 63 2 1