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
Jacques Santer


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
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]


  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