ElectionGudie

Nov. 7, 2002 Held

18,176
Voted
Gibraltar

Gibraltar

Referendum

Results

87%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:18,176
Valid Votes:18,087
Invalid Votes:89

Provisions

Yes187

1.03

No17,900

98.97

More Info:

At stake in this Referendum:

  • The referendum asked voters to decide on the approval of shared sovereignty between Britain and Spain over Gibraltar.

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Queen ELIZABETH II *
  • Head of Government: Chief Minister Peter CARUANA
  • Assembly: Gibraltar has a unicameral House of Assembly with 18 seats.

* The Queen is represented by Governor and Commander-in-Chief David DURIE

Main provisions in the Referendum:

  • Approval of shared sovereignty between Britain and Spain over Gibraltar.

Population and number of registered voters:

  • Population: 27,714 (July 2002 est.)
  • Registered Voters: 20,675 ( 2002 )