ElectionGudie

March 4, 1999 Held

4,891
Voted
Anguilla

Anguilla

Election for Anguillian House of Assembly

Results

74%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:4,891
Valid Votes:4,847
Invalid Votes:44

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Anguilla National Alliance 3 2,053

42.36%

Anguilla Democratic Party 2 1,579

32.58%

Anguilla United Party 2 704

14.52%

Independent candidates - - 469

9.68%

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • 7 seats in the House of Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Queen ELIZABETH II
  • Head of Government: Chief Minister Osbourne FLEMING
  • Assembly: Anguilla has a unicameral House of Assembly with 11 seats.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Queen is hereditary.
  • Chief Minister is appointed.
  • In the House of Assembly, 7 members are elected by popular vote to serve 5-year terms, 2 members are appointed ex officio to serve 5-year terms and 2 members are appointed by members to serve 5-year terms.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Party: Anguilla National Alliance (ANA)
    Leader: N/A
    Seats won in this election: 3
    Seats won in last election: 2
  • Party: Anguilla Democratic Party (ADP)
    Leader: N/A
    Seats won in this election: 2
    Seats won in last election: 2
  • Party: Anguilla United Party (AUP)
    Leader: N/A
    Seats won in this election: 2
    Seats won in last election: 2
  • Party: Independent candidates
    Leader: N/A
    Seats won in this election: 0
    Seats won in last election: 1

Last Parliamentary election:

  • Legislative elections were last held on March 16, 1994.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 11,147 (July 1998 )
  • Registered Voters: 6,578 ( 1999 )