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Aruba General Election Results - 23 September 2005

Parliament Building, Aruba

General elections were held in Aruba on 23 September 2005. The elections were the sixth 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 nine parties contested the election.

Results

The result was a victory for the ruling People's Electoral Movement (MEP), which won 11 of the 21 seats in the Estates.

Voter Turnout

Voter turnout was 85.74%.

ELECTORAL SYSTEM
System Open list proportional representation
Elected Members 21 members
VOTER TURNOUT
Total Valid Votes 51,317
Total Invalid Votes 673
Total Votes Cast 51,990
Registered Voters 60,635
Voter Turnout 85.74%
   
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SUMMARY RESULTS
  Party Code Votes Seats
Total % votes Number Change
People's Electoral Movement MEP 22,002 36.29% 11 -1
Aruban People's Party AVP 16,725 27.58% 8 +2
Aruban Patriotic Movement MPA 3,661 6.04% 1 -1
Network of Electoral Democracy RED 3,330 5.49% 1 New
Real Democracy Party PDR 2,414 3.98% 0 -
Aruban Liberal Organisaiton OLA 1,725 2.84% 0 -1
Aruban Patriotic Party PPA 1,092 1.80% 0 -
ADA/MSA ADA/MSA 237 0.39% 0 -
PPT/SB PPT/SB 131 0.22% 0 -
  Total Valid Votes   51,317 100% 21 -
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AVP - Arubaanse Volkspartij
CURPA - Cristiannan Uni Reforzando Potencial di Aruba
MAS - Movimiento Aruba Soberano
MEP - Movimiento Electoral di Pueblo
POR - Pueblo Orguyoso y Respeta 
PPA - Partido Patriotico di Aruba
RAIZ
RED - Red Democratico
UPP - Union Patriotico Progresista
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