Paraguayan vice presidential election, 2000

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Vice Presidential elections were held in Paraguay on 13 August 2000,[1] following the assassination of Luis María Argaña.[2] The result was a victory for Julio César Franco of the Authentic Radical Liberal Party, who received 49.6% of the vote. Voter turnout was 60.7%.[3]


Candidate Party Votes %
Julio César Franco Authentic Radical Liberal Party 597,431 49.6
Félix Agaña Colorado Party 587,498 48.8
Ricardo Buman Paraguayan Humanist Party 18,496 1.5
Invalid/blank votes 46,841
Total 1,250,266 100
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p425 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, pp417-418
  3. ^ NOhlen, p437