Mozambique: 2009 Assembly of the Republic Sofala results

Updated November 2009

The election was held 28 October 2009.

The National Electoral Commission (CNE) published the lists of candidates that met the requirements of the electoral law piecemeal on 5 and 6 September 2009 and many candidates were disqualified because the legally required supporting documentation had not been supplied. See 2009 Party candidate lists for Assembly of the Republic election for details.

Voting statistics

Registered Voters 772 630
Votes cast 363 309
% Turnout 47.02
Valid votes 323 205
Invalid votes 40 104
% Invalid 11.04

Table source

CNE 2009a.

Results by party

Party Votes % Votes Seats % Seats
Frente de Libertação de Moçambique (FRELIMO) 164 100 50.77 10 50
Movimento Democrático de Moçambique (MDM) 75 732 23.43 5 25
Resistência Nacional Moçambicana (RENAMO) 74 734 23.12 5 25
Partido para Paz, Democracia e Desenvolvimento (PDD) 3 992 1.24 0 0
Partido de Liberdade e Desenvolvimento (PLD) 1 781 0.55 0 0
União dos Democratas de Moçambique - Partido Popular (UDM-PT) 2 190 0.68 0 0
Partido os Verdes de Moçambique (PVM) 676 0.21 0 0.00
Total 323 205 100.00 20 100

Table source

CNE 2009a, 2009b, 19.

Reference

CNE 2009a "Sofala", [www] http://www.stae.org.mz/media/APURAMENTO/APURAMENTO%20AR/POR%20PROVINCIA/SOFALA%20AR.pdf [PDF document, opens new window] (accessed 20 Nov 2009).

CNE 2009b "Deliberação no 75/2009, de 10 de Novembro: Atinente à aprovação dos editais e actas do apuramento geral dos resultados das eleições gerais - presidenciais e legislativas - e das assembleias provinciais de 28 de Outubro de 2009", [www] http://www.stae.org.mz/modules/download_gallery/dlc.php?file=54 [MS Word document] (accessed 17 Nov 2009)