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Sint Maarten

Country of Sint Maarten

41,486 2

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database

22,559 65.51%

Registered Voters (as of June 18, 2018)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Sint Maarten Parliament Staten Assembly
Sint Maarten Parliament Staten Lower House

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: King WILLEM-ALEXANDER *
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister William MARLIN
  • Assembly: Sint Maarten has a unicameral Parliament (Staten) with 15 seats.

* Represented by Governor General Eugene HOLIDAY.

Description of electoral system:

  • The King is hereditary head of state.
  • Prime Minister is elected by parliament.
  • In the Parliament (Staten) 15 members are elected by proportional representation to serve 4-year terms.
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Sint Maarten Parliament 2014-08-29 14,827 21,439 69.16%
Sint Maarten Parliament 2018-02-26 13,953 22,559 61.85%

Voter Turnout