1952 Saint Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla general election

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General elections were held in Saint Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla on 6 October 1952,[1] the country's first elections held with universal suffrage.[2] The Workers' League was the only party to contest the elections and won all eight seats.


The previous elections had taken place in 1946, and the next elections were due in 1949. However, they were postponed each year until 1952.[3]


Party Votes % Seats
Workers' League 11,016 84.7 8
Independents 1,990 15.3 0
Invalid/blank votes 261
Total 13,267 100 8
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p574 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p569
  3. ^ Brian Dyde (2005) Out of the Crowded Vagueness: A history of the islands of St Kitts, Nevis & Anguilla, Macmillan Caribbean, p254