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Grenada

Grenada

111,219 5

Population (as of July 1, 2016)

Elections in our database

71,241 62.71%

Registered Voters (as of Nov. 24, 2016)

Average Turnout

Name Official Name Type
Grenadian Senate Upper House
Grenadian House of Representatives Lower House

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Queen ELIZABETH II *
  • Head of Government: Prime Minister Keith MITCHELL
  • Assembly: Grenada has a bicameral Parliament consisting of the Senate with 13 seats and the House of Representatives with 15 seats.

* Queen Elizabeth II is represented by Governor-General Cecile LA GRENADE.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Queen is the hereditary head of state.
  • The Prime Minister is elected by parliament.
  • In the Senate, 10 members are appointed by the government to serve 5-year terms and 3 members are appointed by the opposition to serve 5-year terms. In the House of Representatives 15 members are elected by simple majority vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms.
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Elections

Election For Date Votes Registered Voters Turn Out
Grenadian House of Representatives 1999-01-18 41,753 73,682 56.67%
Grenadian House of Representatives 2003-11-27 47,488 82,270 57.72%
Grenadian House of Representatives 2008-07-08 56,911 70,869 80.3%
Grenadian House of Representatives 2013-02-19 54,524 62,243 87.6%
Referendum 2016-11-24 22,274 71,241 31.27%

Voter Turnout