1991 Armenian independence referendum

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An independence referendum was held in the Republic of Armenia on 21 September 1991, and was to determine if voters were in favour of independence from the Soviet Union.[1] A total of 99.5% of voters voted in favour. Turnout was 95.0%.[2]


Choice Votes %
For 2,042,627 99.51
Against 10,002 0.49
Invalid/blank votes 4,129
Total 2,056,758 100
Registered voters/turnout 2,163,967 95.05
Source: Direct Democracy


  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p329 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p332