Past Election Results 1979 – 2016
This section provides information on general elections held in Saint Lucia from 1979 until present.  Click on the presented tabs to review further information.

Past Election Results 1979 – 2011
Year Specific Dates Winning Party Winning Leader
1979 2nd July 1979 Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) Allan Louisy
1982 3rd May 1982  United Workers party (UWP) John Compton
1987 16th April 1987  United Workers party (UWP) John Compton
1992 27th April 1992  United Workers party (UWP) John Compton
1997 23th May 1997  Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) Kenny Anthony
2001 3rd December 2001  Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) Kenny Anthony
2006 11th December 2006  United Workers Party (UWP) John Compton
2011 28th November 2011 Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) Kenny Anthony
2016 6th June 2016  United Workers Party (UWP)  Allen Chastanet
Number of Seats
Party  1979 1982 1987 1992 1997 2001 2006 2011 2016
SLP 12 2 8 6 16 14 6 11  6
UWP 5 14 9 11 1 3 11 6  11
PLP 1 0 0
IND 0 0 0 0  0
Freedom 0
Alliance 0 0
Staff 0
TOTAL 17 17 17 17 17 17 17 17  17
Number of Votes
Party 1979 1982 1987 1992 1997 2001 2006 2011 2016
SLP 25,292 8,122 18,889 25,560 44,203 34,053 36,604 42,640  TBA
UWP 19,706 27,252 25,892 33,543 26,325 23,007 38,894 39,336  TBA
PLP  – 19,133 4,659 87
IND  – 1,494 1,295 258 1,343
Freedom 18
Alliance  – 252 2,191
Staff  – 231
NDM 156
LPM 163
LG 17
TOTAL  44,998 48,507 49,440 59,442 72,022 60,795 75,756 83,655  TBA
Percentage of Votes
Party 1979 1982 1987 1992 1997 2001 2006 2011 2016
SLP 53.21% 16.72% 38.21% 43.00% 61.37% 56.01% 48.32% 49.68%  TBA
UWP 43.79% 56.18% 52.37% 56.43% 36.55% 37.84% 51.34% 45.83%  TBA
PLP 27.07% 9.42%
IND 2.07% 2.13% 0.34% 1.56%
Freedom 0.03%
Alliance 0.42% 3.60%
Staff
NDM 0.19%
LPM 0.02%
LG 1.56%
Voter Turnout
1979 1982 1987 1992 1997 2001 2006 2011 2016
Total Valid Votes 44,998 48,507 49,440 59,442 72,022 60,795 75,756 83,655  TBA
Invalid Votes 11,191 1,083 925 1,866 1,563 2,010 1,731 2,166  TBA
Total Votes Cast 56,189 49,590 50,365 61,308 73,585 62,805 77,487 85,821
Registered Voters 69,966 75,363 83,163 96,790 110,563 119,100 132,545 150,996
Voter Turnout 80.31 % 65.80% 60.56% 63.34% 66.55% 52.73% 58.46% 56.84%