Botswana: 1999 National Assembly results

Updated April 2007

The election took place in 16 October 1999 (IEC 1999, 1).

Voting statistics

Registered 459 663
Turnout 354 466
% Turnout 77.11
Valid votes 336 983
Invalid votes 17 483
% Invalid 4.93

Results by party

Party Votes % Votes No candidates Seats won % of seats
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) 192 598 57.15 40 33 82.5
Botswana National Front (BNF) 87 457 25.95 38 6 15.0
Botswana Congress Party (BCP) 40 096 11.90 38 1 2.5
Botswana Alliance Movement (BAM) 15 806 4.69 18 0 0
Independent Candidates 1 004 0.30 2 0 0
MELS 22 0.01 2 0 0
Total 336 983 100.00 138 40 100.0

Table source

IEC 1999, 11, 22, 23.

References

IEC 1999 Report to his Honour the Vice-President and Minister of Presidential Affairs and Public Administration on the General Elections 1999.