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Elections in Bermuda

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Elections in Bermuda

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Elections in Bermuda have been taking place since 1620. Bermuda elects on territorial level a legislature. Parliament has two chambers. The House of Assembly has 36 members, elected for a five-year term in single seat constituencies. The Senate has 11 appointed members. Bermuda 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.

Most recent election

Party Votes % Seats +/–
One Bermuda Alliance 15,949 51.68 19 +5
Progressive Labour Party 14,218 46.07 17 –5
Independents 685 2.25 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 174
Total 31,026 100 36 0
Registered voters/turnout 43,652 71.08
Source: Parliamentary Registry, IFES

Past elections and Referendums

You can browse historical election results since 1993 from

See also

External links

  • Parliament website
  • Parliamentary Registry
  • Browse detailed election results online

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