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1991 Syrian presidential election

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1991 Syrian presidential election

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Nominee Hafez al-Assad
Party Ba'ath Party
Alliance NPF
Popular vote 6,726,843
Percentage 99.99%

President before election

Hafez al-Assad
Ba'ath Party

Elected President

Hafez al-Assad
Ba'ath Party

Presidential elections were held in Syria on 2 December 1991.[1] There was only one candidate, Hafez al-Assad, with voters asked to approve or reject his candidacy. A reported 99.99% of voters voted in favour, with a turnout of 99.1%.[2]


Hafez al-AssadBa'ath Party6,726,84399.99
Valid votes6,727,23999.99
Invalid/blank votes7530.01
Total votes6,727,992100.00
Registered voters/turnout6,786,19399.14
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p221 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p227
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