1990 Kazakh Supreme Soviet election

Supreme Soviet elections were held in Kazakhstan on 25 March 1990. Of the 360 seats, 270 were directly elected, whilst 90 were selected by public associations.[1] The Communist Party of Kazakhstan won 342 of the 360 seats, with the remainder going to independents. Voter turnout was reported to be 84.0%.[2]

1990 Kazakh Supreme Soviet election

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  First party Second party
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Leader Nursultan Nazarbayev Independents
Party Communist Independent
Leader since 22 June 1989
Seats won 342 18


Communist Party of Kazakhstan342
Total votes8,177,059
Registered voters/turnout9,738,54883.97
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p423 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p420