Paraguayan general election, 1963

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General elections were held in Paraguay on 10 February 1963.[1] Alfredo Stroessner of the Colorado Party won the presidential elections, whilst the Colorado Party won 40 of the 60 seats in the Chamber of Deputies. Voter turnout was 85.1%.[2]

Results[edit]

President[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Alfredo Stroessner Colorado Party 569,551 92.3
Ernesto Gavilan Liberal Party 47,750 7.7
Invalid/blank votes 11,314
Total 628,615 100
Source: Nohlen

Chamber of Deputies[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Colorado Party 569,551 92.3 40
Liberal Party 47,750 7.7 20
Invalid/blank votes 11,314
Total 628,615 100 60
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p425 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, p426