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1966 Trinidad and Tobago general election

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General elections were held in Trinidad and Tobago on 7 November 1966.[1] The result was a victory for the People's National Movement, which won 24 of the 36 seats. Voter turnout was 65.8%.[2]

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Results

Party Votes % Seats +/-
People's National Movement 158,573 52.4 24 +4
Democratic Labour Party 102,792 34.0 12 +2
Liberal Party 26,870 8.9 0 New
Workers and Farmers Party 10,484 3.5 0 New
People's Democratic Party 943 0.3 0 New
British Empire Citizens' and Workers' Home Rule Party 704 0.2 0 0
Seukeran Independent Party 569 0.2 0 New
Independents 1,467 0.5 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 146
Total 302,548 100 36 +6
Source: Nohlen

References

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p635 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p640
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