Nicaraguan general election, 1912

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General elections were held in Nicaragua on 2 November 1912 to elect a president and Constitutional Assembly.[1] The presidential elections were won by Adolfo Díaz of the Conservative Party, although neither of the two opposition candidates were official. The Liberal Party did not contest the elections due to pressure from the United States.[2]



Candidate Party Votes %
Adolfo Díaz Conservative Party 23,467 91.2
Emiliano Chamorro Vargas Conservative Party 2,229 8.6
Francisco Baca Liberal Party 43 0.2
Invalid/blank votes
Total 25,739 100
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p489 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p499