Liechtenstein European Economic Area membership referendum, 1995

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A second referendum on membership of the European Economic Area was held in Liechtenstein on 9 April 1995.[1] Although a previous referendum in 1992 had seen the majority of votes in favour, the country had not joined the EEA on its formation in 1994. The result of the second referendum, which also included a treaty with neighbouring Switzerland,[1] was 55.88% in favour of membership, with voter turnout at 82.03%.[2] Liechtenstein subsequently joined the EEA in May.


Choice Votes %
For 6,412 55.9
Against 5,062 44.1
Invalid/blank votes 245 -
Total 11,719 100
Registered voters/turnout 14,286 82.0


  1. ^ a b Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1176 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Dataset: Liechtenstein: Referendum on the European Economic Area membership 1995 European Election Database