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Elections in Gibraltar
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Elections in Gibraltar

Below is a series of results from elections to the Gibraltar House of Assembly. Elections take place roughly every four years, and 15 members are elected at each election, using partial block voting. Each voter has eight votes each, meaning that parties usually stand eight candidates, and the winning party is that which manages to get all their candidates elected.

1984 Election

AACR - 44.4%, 8 members
GSLP - 34.2%, 7 members
DPBG - 18.9%, 0 members
Others - 2.5%, 0 members

1988 Election

GSLP - 58.2%, 8 members
AACR - 29.4%, 7 members
Others - 12.4%, 0 members

1992 Election

GSLP - 73.1%, 8 members
GSD - 20.2%, 7 members
Liberals - 4.7%, 0 members
AACR - 2.1%, 0 members

1996 Election

GSD - 52.2%, 8 members
GSLP - 43.0%, 7 members
Liberals - 4.7%, 0 members
Others - 0.2%

2000 Election

GSD - 58.4%, 8 members
GSLP/Liberal Coalition - 40.6%, 7 members
Others - 1.0%, 0 members

2003 Election

GSD - 51.5%, 8 members
GSLP/Liberal Coalition - 29.7%, 7 members
Labour - 8.3%, 0 members
Others - 0.5%

AACR = Association for the Advancement of Civil Rights
GSLP = Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party
DPGB = Democratic Party for a British Gibraltar
GSD = Gibraltar Social-Democrats

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