Uruguayan General Election 2019 Voting Live
Uruguaya General Election Dates 2019
Uruguayan General Election Date: 27 October 2019
General elections will take place in Uruguay on 27 October 2019. If no presidential candidate receives a majority in the first round of voting, a runoff will take place on 24 November 2019.
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The Electoral system of Uruguay
The President of Uruguay is elected using the two-round system, with a run-off held if no candidate receives 50% of the vote in the first round. The 30 members of the Senate are elected by proportional representation in a single nationwide constituency. The vice president, elected on the same ballot as the president, become president of the Senate, with his vote being determining in case of a tie The 99 members of the Chamber of Representatives are elected by proportional representation in 19 multi-member constituencies based on the departments. Seats are allocated using the highest averages method.
The elections are held using the double simultaneous vote method, whereby voters cast a single vote for the party of their choice for all three of the Presidency, the Senate and the Chamber of Representatives.
Uruguay Parties and leaders
|Party||Name of the Candidate|
|Broad Front Party||Daniel Martínez|
|National Party||Luis Lacalle|
|Colorado Party||Ernesto Talvi|
Uruguay past election results
|Party||Presidential candidate||First-round||Second round||Seats|
|Broad Front||Tabaré Vázquez||1,134,187||49.45||1,226,105||56.63||50||0||15||–1|
|National Party||Luis Alberto Lacalle Pou||732,601||31.94||939,074||43.37||32||+2||10||+1|
|Colorado Party||Pedro Bordaberry||305,699||13.33||13||–4||4||–1|
|Independent Party||Pablo Mieres||73,379||3.20||3||+1||1||+1|
|Popular Unity||Gonzalo Abella||26,869||1.17||1||+1||0||0|
|Partido Ecologista Radical Intransigente||César Vega||17,835||0.78||0||New||0||New|
|Workers' Party||Rafael Fernández||3,218||0.14||0||–||0||–|