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Elections in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Electoral district map

Elections in the Turks and Caicos Islands are carried out at a national level, with the country divided into fifteen constituencies. Each constituency returns one member to the Legislative Council.

Elections must be held at least every four years, though can be called at an earlier date, as happened in 1991.

Currently the Turks and Caicos Islands have a two-party system, with the Progressive National Party and People's Democratic Movement vying for power; no other party put up candidates in the 2007 elections.

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Latest electionsEdit

Party Leader District At-large Total
seats
+/–
Votes % Seats Votes % Seats
People's Democratic Movement Oswald Skippings 3,164 50.13 4 15,431 50.71 3 7 +5
Progressive National Party Rufus Ewing 2,833 44.87 6 14,764 48.52 2 8 –5
People's Progressive Party Harold Charles 310 4.91 0 0 New
Independents 4 0.06 0 233 0.77 0 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 82
Total 6,393 100 10 30,428 100 5 15 0
Source: TCI News, TCI News

Past electionsEdit

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