Costa Rican general election, 1932

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Costa Rican general election, 1932
Costa Rica
← 1928 14 February 1932 1936 →
Turnout 75,897
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Nominee Ricardo Jiménez Oreamuno Manuel Castro Quesada
Party National Republican Republican
Home state Cartago San José
Popular vote 35,408 22,077
Percentage 46.7% 29.1%

President before election

Cleto González Víquez
National Union

Elected President

Ricardo Jiménez Oreamuno
National Republican

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General elections were held in Costa Rica on 14 February 1932.[1] Ricardo Jiménez Oreamuno of the Independent National Republican Party won the presidential election, whilst the party also won the parliamentary election, in which they received 46.7% of the vote.[2] Voter turnout was 64.2%.[3]

Results[edit]

President[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Ricardo Jiménez Oreamuno Independent National Republican Party 35,408 46.7
Manuel Castro Quesada Republican Union 22,077 29.1
Carlos María Jiménez Ortiz Republican Party 17,316 22.8
Max Koberg Bolani Nationalist Party 1,096 1.4
Invalid/blank votes 0 -
Total 75,897 100
Source: Nohlen
Popular Vote
National Republican
46.7%
Republican Union
29.1%
Republican
22.8%
Nationalist
1.4%

Parliament[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Independent National Republican Party 35,399 46.7
Republican Party 17,302 22.8
Republican Union 22,032 29.1
Nationalist Party 1,094 1.4
Invalid/blank votes 0 - -
Total 75,827 100
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p155 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p166
  3. ^ Nohlen, p156