South Africa: 1999 Western Cape legislature results

Updated May 2007

Elections were held on 2 June 1999

Voting statistics

Registered voters 1 864 019
Ballots cast 1 601 477
Percentage poll 85.92
Valid ballots 1 587 978
Spoilt ballots 13 499
% Spoilt 0.84

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 1999 Report, Electoral Commission of South Africa: National and Provincial Elections, 2 June 1999, 82.

Votes and seats

Party Votes % Seats
African National Congress 668 106 42.07 18
New National Party 609 612 38.39 17
Democratic Party 189 183 11.91 5
African Christian Democratic Party 44 323 2.79 1
United Democratic Movement 38 071 2.40 1
Africa Moral Party 9 513 0.60 0
Pan Africanist Congress of Azania 7 708 0.49 0
Freedom Front 6 394 0.40 0
Federal Alliance 4 153 0.26 0
Inkatha Freedom Party 2 895 0.18 0
Afrikaner Eenheid Beweging 2 854 0.18 0
Government by the People Green Party 2 453 0.15 0
National Coalition Party 1 126 0.07 0
People's Liberation Party 915 0.06 0
Workers International Vanguard League 672 0.04 0
Total 1 587 978 100.00 42

Table source

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 1999 Report, Electoral Commission of South Africa: National and Provincial Elections, 2 June 1999, 82; for an electronic version of these results see INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 1999 "National Elections: Western Cape Results", [www] http://www.elections.org.za/results/province9.asp [opens new window] (accessed 26 Feb 2010).