Botswana: 2014 National Assembly election results

Updated November 2014

The election took place on 24 October 2014.

Voting statistics


Registered voters 824,073
Votes cast 690,242
Turnout 84.75
Valid votes 690,242
Invalid votes 8,167
% Invalid 1.17

Table source

Independent Electoral Commission 2014a.

Results

Parties are ordered by the number of votes won.

Party Votes % Votes Candidates Seats % Seats
Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) 320,647 46.45 37 58.73
Umbrella for Democratic Change 207,113 30.01 52 17 32.69
Botswana Congress Party (BCP) 140,998 20.43 54 3 5.26
Independent 21,484 3.11 29 0 0.00
Total 690 242 100.00 192 57 99.99

Table source

Independent Electoral Commission 2014a, 1-15; Independent Electoral Commission 2014b.

References

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2014a General Elections 2014 Parliamentary Results.

INDEPENDENT ELECTORAL COMMISSION 2014b "candidates.pdf", [www] http://www.iec.gov.bw/images/pdf/parliamentaryCandidates.pdf [opens new window] (accessed 19 Nov 2014).

IPU 2014 "BOTSWANA: National Assembly: LAST ELECTIONS", [www] http://www.ipu.org/parline-e/reports/2041_E.htm [opens new window] (accessed 19 Nov 2014).