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General Election Results - 10 May 1971

General elections were held in Saint Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla on 10 May 1971. The result was a victory for the Saint Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla Labour Party, which won seven of the nine seats. Voter turnout was 87.89%.

ELECTION SNAPSHOT
Total Valid Votes 14,597
Invalid Votes 526
Total Votes Cast 15,123
Registered Voters 17,207
Voter Turnout 87.89%
Critical Dates
Dissolution of Parliament Nomination Day Polling Day
Saturday, 24 April 1971 Saturday, 1 May 1971 Monday, 10 May 1971
Summary by Party
Party Code Votes % votes Candidates Seats
St. Kitts Nevis Anguilla Labour Party SKNLP 8,063 50.65% 8 7
People's Action Movement PAM 5,407 33.96% 9 1
Nevis Reformation Party NRP 1,127 7.08% 2 1
United National Movement UNM 1,323 8.31% 2 0
Total Valid Votes 15,920 100% 21 9
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Summary by Constituency
Constituency  Registered Voters SKNALP PAM NRP UNM Valid Votes Invalid Votes Total Votes Voter Turnout
Basseterre East 1,762 864 713 - - 1,577 28 1,605 91.09%
Basseterre Central 2,848 1,392 1,088 - - 2,480 76 2,556 89.75%
Basseterre West 1,689 1,045 405 - - 1,450 59 1,509 89.34%
Old Road/Sandy Point 1,649 826 692 - - 1,518 6 1,524 92.42%
Sandy Point/Dieppe Bay 1,596 1,064 351 - - 1,415 57 1,472 92.23%
Saddlers/Molineaux 1,644 1,119 322 - - 1,441 56 1,497 91.06%
Cayon 2,056 1,106 620 - - 1,726 82 1,808 87.94%
Charlestown (Nevis) 2,231 647 310 769 834 2,560 88 1,814 81.31%
Gingerland (Nevis) 1,732 - 906 358 489 1,753 74 1,338 77.25%
Total 17,207 8,063 5,407 1,127 1,323 15,920 526 15,123 87.89%
Key
CCM = Concerned Citizens Movement; NRP = Nevis Reformation Party; PAM = People's Action Movement; PLP = People's Labour Party; SKNLP = St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party; IND = Independent Candidate; *incumbent; ** Political Leader
Sources
St. Kitts and Nevis Electoral Office
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