ElectionGudie

Oct. 1, 2020 Held

25,980
Voted
Bermuda

Bermuda

Election for Bermudian House of Assembly

Results

60%
Voter
Turnout*
Cast Votes:25,980
Valid Votes:25,760
Invalid Votes:220

Parties:

Party Seats Won Seats Change Votes

Progressive Labour Party 30 - 15,995

62.09%

One Bermuda Alliance 6 - 8,314

32.27%

Free Democratic Movement - - 1,384

5.37%

More Info:

At stake in this election:

  • 36 seats in the House of Assembly

Description of government structure:

  • Chief of State: Queen ELIZABETH II *

  • Head of Government: Premier David BURT**

  • Assembly: Bermuda has a bicameral Parliament consisting of the Senate with 11 seats and the House of Assembly with 36 seats.

* The Queen is represented by Governor John RANKIN.

** Progressive Labour Party Leader David BURT was elected Premier in this election.

Description of electoral system:

  • The Queen is hereditary head of state.

  • Premier is appointed by the governor.

  • In the Senate 11 members are appointed to serve 5-year terms*. In the House of Assembly 36 members are elected by plurality vote in single-member constituencies to serve 5-year terms.

* Members of the Senate are appointed by the governor, the premier and members of the opposition parties.

 

Main parties in the electoral race: