Samoan general election, 1976

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General elections were held in Samoa on 21 February 1976. All candidates ran as independents and voting was restricted to Matai and citizens of European origin ("individual voters"), with the Matai electing 45 MPs and Europeans two.[1] Following the election, Tufuga Efi became Prime Minister.


Party Votes % Seats
Independents 9,203 100 47
Invalid/blank votes 98 - -
Total 9,301 100 47
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p782 ISBN 0-19-924959-8