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Aruba General Election Results - 8 January 1993

Parliament Building, Aruba

General elections were held in Aruba on 8 January 1993. The elections were the second to be held for membership of the Estates since autonomy was granted by the Dutch in 1986.

Electoral System

The 21 members of theunicameral Estates were elected by open list proportional representation in a single nationwide constituency.

Political Parties

A total of eight parties contested the election.

Results

The result was the Aruban People's Party (AVP) and People's Electoral Movement (MEP) both winning 9 of the 21 seats in the Estates. The previous three-party coalition government led by Nelson Oduber of the MEP continued in office.

Oduber resigned on 17 April 1994 after disagreements with his coaltion partners.

Voter Turnout

Voter turnout was 88.09%.

ELECTORAL SYSTEM
System Open list proportional representation
Elected Members 21 members
VOTER TURNOUT
Total Valid Votes 39,867
Total Invalid Votes 373
Total Votes Cast 40,240
Registered Voters 45,680
Voter Turnout 88.09%
   
SUMMARY RESULTS
  Party Code Votes Seats
Total % votes Number Change
Aruban People's Party AVP 15,621 39.18% 9 +1
People's Electoral Movement MEP 14,907 37.39% 9 -1
Aruban Liberal Organisaiton OLA 3,056 7.67% 1 -
National Democratic Alliance ADN 2,314 5.80% 1 -
Aruban Patriotic Party PPA

2,094

5.25% 1 -
New Patriotic Party PPN

1,075

2.70% 0 -
Corona Carona

397

1.00% 0 -
  Total Valid Votes   39,867 100% 21 -
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AVP - Arubaanse Volkspartij
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POR - Pueblo Orguyoso y Respeta 
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