Paraguayan Constitutional Assembly election, 1977

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Constitutional Assembly elections were held in Paraguay on 6 February 1977.[1] The Colorado Party was the only party to contest the elections, and won all seats. Voter turnout was 82.8%.[2] Following the election, the constitution was amended to scrap term limits, allowing President Alfredo Stroessner to contest the 1978 elections.[3]


Party Votes % Seats
Colorado Party 687,065 100
Invalid/blank votes 130,870
Total 817,935 100 120
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p425 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, p429
  3. ^ Nohlen, p416