South Korean constitutional referendum, 1962

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A constitutional referendum was held in South Korea on 17 December 1962.[1] The new constitution was approved by 80.6% of voters, with a turnout of 85.3%.[2]

Results[edit]

Choice Votes %
For 8,339,333 80.6
Against 2,008,801 19.4
Invalid/blank votes 237,864
Total 10,585,998 100
Registered voters/turnout 12,412,798 85.1
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p420 ISBN 0-19-924959-8
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p427