United Arab Republic 30 March Program referendum, 1968

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A referendum on the 30 March Program was held in the United Arab Republic (now Egypt) on 2 May 1968.[1] It was approved by 100% of voters, with only 798 votes against.[2] Voter turnout was 98.2%.[2]

Results[edit]

Choice Votes %
For 7,315,734 100
Against 798 0.0
Invalid/blank votes 887
Total 7,317,419 100
Registered voters/turnout 7,450,478 98.2
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Krennerich, M & Thibaut, B (1999) Elections in Africa: A data handbook, p336 ISBN 0-19-829645-2
  2. ^ a b Nohlen, D, Krennerich, M & Thibaut, B (1999) Elections in Africa: A data handbook, p340 ISBN 0-19-829645-2