1989 Luxembourg general election


General elections were held in Luxembourg on 18 June 1989.[1] The Christian Social People's Party remained the largest party, winning 22 of the 60 seats in the Chamber of Deputies.[2] It continued the coalition government with the Luxembourg Socialist Workers' Party.[3]

1989 Luxembourg general election

 1984 18 June 1989 1994 

All 60 seats in the Chamber of Deputies
31 seats were needed for a majority
Party Leader % Seats ±
CSV Jacques Santer 31.67 22 -3
LSAP Jacques Poos 27.23 18 -3
DP Charles Goerens 16.17 11 -3
ADR 7.31 4 New
KPL 5.11 1 -1
GLEI 4.21 2 New
GAP 4.15 2 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister
Jacques Santer
CSV
Jacques Santer
CSV

Results


PartyVotes%Seats+/–
Christian Social People's Party974,53031.6722–3
Luxembourg Socialist Workers' Party837,88727.2318–3
Democratic Party497,63116.1711–3
Action Committee 5/6ths Pensions for Everyone225,0447.314New
Communist Party of Luxembourg157,2655.111–1
Green List Ecological Initiative129,5044.212New
Green Alternative Party127,6074.1520
National Movement82,0092.660New
Ecological List for the North[lower-alpha 1]16,6490.540New
RSP Against Racism and Facism8,2290.270New
Republican Party8,1060.260New
Moderate Luxembourg Christian People's Democrats5,8070.190New
List for the Eislecker and a Regional Policy4,0130.130New
Why Not?1,4130.050New
Citizens Party8710.030New
Green Alternative Alliance8490.030New
Total3,077,414100.0060–4
Valid votes180,73394.46
Invalid/blank votes10,5995.54
Total votes191,332100.00
Registered voters/turnout218,94087.39
Source: Government of Luxembourg
  1. A joint list of the Green Alternative Party, the Green List Ecological Initiative and some independent candidates which ran in the north constituency.[4]

References


  1. Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1244 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. Nohlen & Stöver, p1262
  3. Nohlen & Stöver, p1236
  4. Nohlen & Stöver, p1248