Tongan general election, 1987

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General elections were held in Tonga on 18 and 19 February 1987 to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of Tonga. Nine nobles and nine people's representatives were elected. Five of the latter favoured democratic reform.[1]


Party Votes % Seats
Pro-reform candidates 5
Anti-reform candidates 4
Invalid/blank votes
Total 25,281 9
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Campbell, Ian C. (2001). "Tonga". In Nohlen, Dieter; Grotz, Florian; Hartmann, Christof. Elections in Asia and the Pacific: A Data Handbook. Volume II: South East Asia, East Asia, and the South Pacific. Oxford University Press. p. 820. ISBN 0-19-924959-8.