Puerto Rican general election, 1948

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General elections were held in Puerto Rico on 2 November 1948.[1] Luis Muñoz Marín of the Popular Democratic Party won the gubernatorial elections with 61.2% of the vote.[2]



Candidate Party Votes %
Luis Muñoz Marín Popular Democratic Party 392,386 61.2
Martín Travieso PEP-PS-PRP 182,977 28.6
Francisco Susoni Puerto Rican Independence Party 65,351 10.2
Invalid/blank votes
Total 640,714 100
Registered voters/turnout 873,085
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p552 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p562