Maltese Council of Government referendum, 1870

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A referendum on whether clergy should be eligible to sit in the Council of Government was held in Malta in 1870.[1] It was approved by 96% of voters.[2]


Choice Votes %
For 1,409 96.0
Against 58 4.0
Invalid/blank votes 6
Total 1,473 100
Registered voters/turnout 2,464 59.8
Source: Nohlen & Stöver


  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1302 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1305