1978 Syrian presidential election
Presidential elections were held in Syria on 8 February 1978. There was only one candidate, Hafez al-Assad, with voters asked to approve or reject his candidacy. A reported 99.9% of voters voted in favour, with a turnout of 97%.
|Hafez al-Assad||Ba'ath Party||3,975,729||99.88|
|Source: Nohlen et al.|