Salvadoran legislative election, 1966

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Legislative elections were held in El Salvador on 13 March 1966.[1] The result was a victory for the National Conciliation Party, which won 31 of the 52 seats.

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
National Conciliation Party 207,586 53.6 31 -1
Christian Democratic Party 120,645 31.2 15 +1
Renovating Action Party 26,661 6.9 4 -2
Republican Party of National Evolution 22,960 5.9 1 New
Salvadoran Popular Party 9,303 2.4 1 New
Invalid/blank votes - - -
Total 387,155 100 52 0
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p276 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6

Bibliography[edit]

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