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Election Results 1953 - present
This section provides information on general elections held in Guyana from 1957 until present.  Click on the year or specific date for further information.


Year Polling Date   Winning Party Total Seats Voter Turnout
  Party % Votes Seats
1953 Mon, 27 Apr 1953   People’s Progressive Party 51.04% 18 24 74.77%
1957 Mon, 12 Aug 1957   People’s Progressive Party 47.51% 9 14 55.79%
1961 Mon, 21 Aug 1961   People’s Progressive Party 42.63% 20 35 89.44%
1964 Mon, 07 Dec 1964   People’s Progressive Party 45.84% 30 53 96.98%
1968 Mon, 16 Dec 1968   People’s National Congress 55.81% 30 53 85.42%
1973 Mon, 16 Jul 1973   People’s National Congress 70.10% 37 53 81.00%
1980 Mon, 15 Dec 1980   People’s National Congress 77.66% 41 53 82.31%
1985 Mon, 09 Dec 1985   People’s National Congress 78.54% 42 53 73.83%
1992 Mon, 05 Oct 1992   People’s Progressive Party 53.45% 28 53 80.39%
1997 Mon, 15 Dec 1997   People's Progressive Party/ Civic 55.26% 29 53 88.42%
2001 Mon, 19 Mar 2001   People's Progressive Party/ Civic 52.96% 36 65 91.72%
2006 Mon, 28 Aug 2006   People's Progressive Party/ Civic 54.67% 36 65 69.34%
2011 Tue, 15 Nov 2011   People's Progressive Party/ Civic 48.60% 32 65 72.92%
2015 Mon, 11 May 2015   A Partnership for National Unity + Alliance for Change 50.29% 33 65 72.29%
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   General Election Results 1953
   General Election Results 1957
   General Election Results 1961
   General Election Results 1964
   General Election Results 1968
   General Election Results 1973
   General Election Results 1980
   General Election Results 1985
   General Election Results 1992
   General Election Results 1997
   General Election Results 2001
   General Election Results 2006
   General Election Results 2011
   General Election Results 2015
  A Partnership for National Unity + Alliance for Change (APNU+APC)
  People's Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C)
  The United Force (TUF)
  Healing the Nation Theocracy Party (HTNTP)
  Independent Party's (IP)
  National Independent Party (NIP)
  Organisation for the Victory of the People Party (OVPP)
  United Republican Party (URP)
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2016 Party Key
A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance for Change (APNU/AFC); People’s Progressive Party Civic (PPP/C); Healing the Nation Theocracy Party (HTNTP); Independent Party (IP); National Independent Party (NIP); Organisation for the Victory of the People Party (OVPP); The United Force (TUF); United Republican Party (URP); Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM)
Party Codes          
A Good and Green Guyana AGGG Justice Party JP People’s National Congress/Reform PNC/R
Alliance for Change AFC Liberal Democratic LD People’s Progressive Party  PPP
Alliance for Guyana AFG Liberator Party LP People’s Republic Party PRP
Democratic Labour Movement DLM National Democratic Front NDF People's Progressive Party/Civic PPP/C
God Bless Guyana GBG National Front Alliance NFA Rise Organise And Rebuild ROAR
Guiana National Party GNP National Independent Party NIP The United Force TUF
Guyana Action Party/Rise Organise And Rebuild GAP/ROAR National Labour Front NLF Union of Guyanese International UGI
Guyana Action Party/Working People’s Alliance GAP/WPA National Republican Party NRP United Democratic Party UDP
Guyana Democratic Party GDP Peace, Equality and Prosperity Party PEPP United Republican Party URP
Guyana National Congress GNC People’s Democratic Movement PDM United Workers Party UWP
Guyana United Muslim Party GUMP People’s National Congress PNC Working People’s Alliance WPA
Independents IND People’s National Congress PNC/R
Justice for All People JFAP People’s National Congress Reform - 1 Guyana PNCR-IG
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