Liechtenstein general election, 1982

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General elections were held in Liechtenstein on 5 and 7 February 1982. The result was a victory for the Patriotic Union, which won 8 of the 15 seats in the Landtag. Voter turnout was 95.4%, although only male citizens were allowed to vote.[1]

Results

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Progressive Citizens' Party 18,273 46.5 7 0
Patriotic Union 20,997 53.5 8 0
Invalid/blank votes 94
Total 5,003 100 15 0
Registered voters/turnout 5,246 95.4
Source: Nohlen & Stöver[2]

Note that the total number of votes is lower than the total for the parties, as each voter has as many votes as there are seats in a constituency, and thus can cast multiple votes.

References

  1. Liechtenstein Inter-Parliamentary Union
  2. Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, pp1180–1183 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7