1976 Egyptian presidential confirmation referendum

Presidential elections were held in Egypt on 16 September 1976.[1] The elections took the form of a referendum on the candidacy of Anwar El Sadat, who ran unopposed. He received 99.9% of the vote, with a turnout of 95.7%.


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Nominee Anwar Sadat
Party ASU
Popular vote 9,145,683
Percentage 99.94%

President before election

Anwar Sadat
ASU

Elected President

Anwar Sadat
ASU

ResultsEdit

CandidatePartyVotes%
Anwar SadatArab Socialist Union9,145,68399.94
Against5,6050.06
Total9,151,288100.00
Valid votes9,151,28899.93
Invalid/blank votes6,2570.07
Total votes9,157,545100.00
Registered voters/turnout9,564,48295.75
Source: Direct Democracy

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