South Korean constitutional referendum, 1975

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A constitutional referendum was held in South Korea on 12 February 1975.[1] The referendum was aimed at confirming the authenticity of the constitution, and was approved by 74.4% of voters, with a turnout of 79.8%.[2]


Choice Votes %
For 9,800,206 74.4
Against 3,364,798 25.6
Invalid/blank votes 239,241
Total 13,404,245 100
Registered voters/turnout 16,788,839 79.8
Source: Nohlen et al.


  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