Elections in Saint Lucia

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Elections in Saint Lucia gives information on election and election results in Saint Lucia.

Saint Lucia elects on national level a legislature. The Legislature has two chambers. The House of Assembly has 17 members, elected for a five-year term in single-seat constituencies. The Senate has 11 appointed members. Saint Lucia has a two-party system, which means that there are two dominant political parties, with extreme difficulty for anybody to achieve electoral success under the banner of any other party.

Latest election

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Saint Lucia Labour Party 37,172 44.09 6 –5
United Workers Party 46,164 54.76 11 +5
Lucian People's Movement 155 0.18 0 0
Independents 810 0.96 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 2,223
Total 86,524 100 17 0
Registered voters/turnout 161,883 53.45
Source: Electoral Department

Past elections

Central Castries by-election

Independent candidate Richard Frederick won the Castries Central seat at a by-election on 13 March 2006. Frederick defeated the incumbent Sarah Flood-Beaubrun and Saint Lucia Labour Party candidate Victor La Corbiniere.

See also

External links

  • St Lucia Electoral Department website
  • Adam Carr's Election Archive

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