Salvadoran legislative election, 2000

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Legislative elections were held in El Salvador on 12 March 2000.[1] Although the Nationalist Republican Alliance received the most votes, the Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front won the most seats. Voter turnout was 38.5%.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Nationalist Republican Alliance 436,169 36.0 29 +1
Farabundo Martí National Liberation Front 426,289 35.2 31 +4
Party of National Conciliation 106,802 8.8 13 +2
Christian Democratic Party 87,074 7.2 6 -4
United Democratic Centre 65,070 5.4 3 New
National Action Party 44,901 3.7 2 New
Social Christian Union 23,329 1.9 0 New
Liberal Democratic Party 15,639 1.3 0 -2
Popular Labor Party 4,996 0.4 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 46,073 - - -
Total 1,256,342 100 84 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
  2. ^ Nohlen, p284

Bibliography[edit]

  • Political Handbook of the world, 1997. New York, 1998.