1974 San Marino general election

General elections were held in San Marino on 8 September 1974.[1] The Sammarinese Christian Democratic Party remained the largest party, winning 25 of the 60 seats in the Grand and General Council.[2]

1974 San Marino general election
San Marino
← 1969 8 September 1974 1978 →

All 60 seats in the Grand and General Council
31 seats needed for a majority
Turnout79.70% (Increase0.23pp)
Party Leader % Seats +/–
PDCS 39.63 25 -2
PCS 23.60 15 +1
PSDIS 15.41 9 -2
PSS 13.92 8 +1
CDR Bonelli Menetto 2.96 1 New
PDP 1.98 1 0
MLS 1.62 1 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.

Electoral systemEdit

Voters had to be citizens of San Marino and at least 24 years old. This was the first election in San Marino with passive suffrage for women.[3]

ResultsEdit

PartyVotes%Seats+/–
Sammarinese Christian Democratic Party5,45139.6325–2
Sammarinese Communist Party3,24623.6015+1
Sammarinese Independent Democratic Socialist Party2,11915.419–2
Sammarinese Socialist Party1,91413.928+1
Committee for the Defence of the Republic4072.961New
Democratic People's Party2721.981New
Movement for Constitutional Freedoms2231.6210
Communist Party (Marxist–Leninist) of San Marino1210.8800
Total13,753100.00600
Valid votes13,75397.64
Invalid/blank votes3332.36
Total votes14,086100.00
Registered voters/turnout17,67379.70
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1678 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1691
  3. ^ "A World Chronology of the Recognition of Women's Rights to Vote and to Stand for Election". Retrieved 5 August 2020.