Senegalese parliamentary election, 1993

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Parliamentary elections were held in Senegal on 9 May 1993. The result was a victory for the ruling Socialist Party, which won 84 of the 120 seats.[1] Voter turnout was around 41%.

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Socialist Party 602,171 56.56 84 -19
Senegalese Democratic Party 321,585 30.21 27 +10
Let us unite Senegal* 52,189 4.90 3 New
Democratic League/Movement for the Labour Party 43,950 4.13 3 +3
Independence and Labor Party 32,348 3.04 2 +2
Senegalese Democratic Union – Renewal 12,339 1.16 1 +1
Invalid/blank votes 5,957 - - -
Total 1,070,539 100 120 0

* Let us unite Senegal was an alliance of the National Democratic Rally, the And-Jëf/African Party for Democracy and Socialism and Convention of Democrats and Patriots.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elections in Senegal African Elections Database

Further reading[edit]

  • Villalón, Leonardo A. (1994). "Democratizing a (Quasi) Democracy: The Senegalese Elections of 1993". African Affairs. 93 (371): 163–193. JSTOR 723839.