French constitutional referendum, October 1946 (Cameroon)

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A constitutional referendum was held in French Cameroons on 13 October 1946 as part of the wider French constitutional referendum. Although the proposed new constitution was rejected by 74% of voters in the territory,[1] it was approved 53% of voters overall.


Choice Votes %
For 316 25.9
Against 906 74.1
Invalid/blank votes 7
Total 1,229 100
Registered voters/turnout 2,428 50.6
Source: Sternberger et al.


  1. ^ Sternberger, D, Vogel, B, Nohlen, D & Landfried, K (1969) Die Wahl der Parlamente: Band II: Afrika, Erster Halbband, p901 (in German)