CAR: 1981 Constitutional referendum

CAR: 1981 Constitutional referendum

Updated October 2010

The 1981 referendum, which was held on 1 February, presented the electorate with a new multiparty constitution, which abolished the one party state system that had prevailed since 1962, for their approval (Mehler 1999, 205, 206, 210; Nunley 2005).

Voting statistics

Registered voters 928 800
Ballots cast 859 447
Percentage poll 92.53
Valid ballots 849 984
Spoilt ballots 9 463
% Spoilt 1.10

Table source

Mehler 1999, 210; Nunley 2005. Fandos-Rius (2009) has slightly different figures.

Referendum outcome

Voters who accepted the new Constitution were required to vote "yes" and those who rejected it "no".

Option Votes % Votes
Yes 837 410 98.55
No 12 360 1.45
Total 849 770 100.00

Table note

There is a small (214 votes) discrepancy between the valid votes figure (849 984) and the summ of the "yes" and "no" votes (849 770).

Table source

Mehler 1999, 210; Fandos-Rius 2009; Nunley 2005.

References

FANDOS-RIUS, J 2009 "Central African Republic Constitution", 5 August, [www] http://webs.ono.com/juanfandos/constrca.htm [opens new window] (accessed 12 Oct 2010).

MEHLER, A 1999 "Central African Republic" IN Nohlen, D, Krennerich, M & Thibaut, B (eds) Elections in Africa: A Data Handbook, Oxford Publishers.

NUNLEY, AC 2005 "Central African Republic" IN African Elections Database, [www] http://africanelections.tripod.com/cf.html [opens new window] (accessed 7 Oct 2010).

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