2016 Saint Lucian general election
All 17 seats in the House of Assembly
9 seats needed for a majority
General elections were held in Saint Lucia on 6 June 2016. The result was a victory for the United Workers Party, which won eleven of the seventeen seats. On 7 June 2016 United Workers Party leader Allen Chastanet was sworn in as Prime Minister.
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The 17 elected members of the House of Assembly were elected by first-past-the-post voting in single member constituencies. Following the elections, a Speaker is elected, who may be from outside the House.
|United Workers Party||46,165||54.76||11||+5|
|Saint Lucia Labour Party||37,172||44.09||6||–5|
|Lucian People's Movement||152||0.18||0||0|
|Source: Saint Lucia Electoral Department|
|Anse la Raye/Canaries||Dominic Fedee||United Workers Party gain|
|Babonneau||Ezechiel Joseph||United Workers Party gain|
|Castries Central||Sarah Flood-Beaubrun||United Workers Party hold|
|Castries East||Philip Pierre||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Castries North||Stephenson King||United Workers Party hold|
|Castries South||Ernest Hilaire||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Castries South East||Guy Joseph||United Workers Party hold|
|Choiseul/Saltibus||Bradley Felix||United Workers Party gain|
|Dennery North||Shawn Edward||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Dennery South||Edmund Estephane||United Workers Party hold|
|Gros Islet||Lenard Montoute||United Workers Party gain|
|Laborie||Alva Baptiste||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Micoud North||Gale Rigobert||United Workers Party hold|
|Micoud South||Allen Chastanet||United Workers Party hold|
|Soufriere||Herod Stanislaus||United Workers Party gain|
|Vieux Fort North||Moses Jean Baptiste||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Vieux Fort South||Kenny Anthony||Saint Lucia Labour Party hold|
|Source: St Lucia Times|
- "PM Announces Election Date". St. Lucia Times. 19 May 2016. Archived from the original on 21 August 2016. Retrieved 19 May 2016.
- "UWP wins general election". St. Lucia News Online. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 6 June 2016.
- "Allen Chastanet sworn in new St Lucia PM". Jamaica Observer. 7 June 2016. Retrieved 7 June 2016.
- Electoral system Inter-Parliamentary Union
- UWP announces full slate of 17 candidates Archived 2016-05-21 at the Wayback Machine St Lucia Times, 20 May 2016
- PM States Top 15 Pledges to St. Lucians Archived 2016-08-27 at the Wayback Machine St Lucia Times, 20 May 2016