Peruvian general election, 1931

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General elections were held in Peru on 11 October 1931 to elect the President and a Constitutional Assembly.[1] The result was a victory for Luis Miguel Sánchez Cerro of the Revolutionary Union, who received 50.8% of the vote.[2]

Results[edit]

President[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Luis Miguel Sánchez Cerro Revolutionary Union 152,149 50.8
Víctor Raúl Haya de la Torre Peruvian Aprista Party 106,088 35.4
José María de la Jara y Ureta Republican Action 21,950 7.3
Antonuio Osores Constitutional Renewal Party 19,640 6.5
Invalid/blank votes 23,818
Total 323,645 100
Registered voters/turnout 392,363 82.5
Source: Nohlen

Constitutional Assembly[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Revolutionary Union 152,149 50.8
Peruvian Aprista Party 106,088 35.4
Republican Action 21,950 7.3
Constitutional Renewal Party 19,640 6.5
Invalid/blank votes 23,818
Total 323,645 100 145
Registered voters/turnout 392,363 82.5
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p454 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, p470