ElectionGudie

March 13, 2018 Held

57,621
Voted
Grenada

Grenada

Election for Grenadian House of Representatives

Results

73%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:57,621
Valid Votes:57,364
Invalid Votes:267

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

New National Party 15 - 33,786

58.91%

National Democratic Congress - - 23,243

40.53%

Other Parties - - 325

0.57%

More Info:

Grenada: Parliament, 13 March 2018

At stake in this election:

  • 15 seats in the House of Representatives

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 Daniel WILLIAMS.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Queen is hereditary N/A.
  • 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.

Main parties in the electoral race:

  • Party: New National Party (NNP)
    Leader: Keith Mitchell
    Seats won in this House of Representatives election: 15
    Seats won in last House of Representatives election: 15
  • Party: National Democratic Congress (NDC)
    Leader: Victor Nazim Burke
    Seats won in this House of Representatives election: 0
    Seats won in last House of Representatives election: 0
  • Party: Others/Independents
  • Leader: N/A
    Seats won in this House of Representatives election: 0
    Seats won in last House of Representatives election: N/A

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 107,320 (2016 est.)
  • Registered Voters: 78,294 (June 2018)