Updated: Turnout by 2pm: EP elections at 32%; Local Councils at 28% – Electoral Commission

Luke Zerafa

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Updated: 7.18pm

The Electoral Commission notified that the approximate percentage voting turnout in the European Parliament Election up to 2.00 pm is 31.99% while the voting turnout in the Local Council Elections localities up to 2.00 pm is 27.58%.

The official communication by the Electoral Commission came in at 7.18pm on Saturday. The information contained no breakdown by district. In previous elections the midday turnout would be published by 4pm.

Local Council elections – Approximate percentage voting turnout up to 2.00 pm

1.IL-BELT VALLETTA34.55%
2.L-IMDINA*
3.II-BIRGU33.92%
4.L-ISLA38.98%
5.BORMLA30.91%
6.ĦAL QORMI34.32%
7.ĦAŻ-ŻEBBUĠ (M)31.61%
8.ĦAŻ-ŻABBAR30.11%
9.IS-SIĠĠIEWI29.14%
10.IŻ-ŻEJTUN33.26%
11.IR-RABAT (GĦ)26.61%
12.Ħ’ATTARD29.82%
13.ĦAL BALZAN31.88%
14.BIRKIRKARA31.51%
15.BIRŻEBBUĠA27.83%
16.ĦAD-DINGLI29.51%
17.II-FGURA35.31%
18.FLORIANA36.23%
19.II-FONTANA31.43%
20.II-GUDJA32.92%
21.II-GŻIRA20.18%
22.GĦAJNSIELEM28.09%
23.L-GĦARB20.74%
24.ĦAL GĦARGĦUR26.67%
25.L-GĦASRI42.26%
26.ĦAL GĦAXAQ32.04%
27.II-ĦAMRUN35.50%
28.L-IKLIN34.44%
29.II-KALKARA33.52%
30.TA’ KERĊEM33.16%
31.ĦAL KIRKOP33.78%
32.ĦAL LIJA31.26%
33.ĦAL LUQA32.32%
34.II-MARSA30.61%
35.MARSASKALA23.67%
36.MARSAXLOKK27.99%
37.II-MELLIEĦA21.68%
38.L-IMĠARR25.80%
39.II-MOSTA27.91%
40.L-IMQABBA33.72%
41.L-IMSIDA22.40%
42.II-MUNXAR24.81%
43.IN-NADUR31.78%
44.IN-NAXXAR25.79%
45.PAOLA34.11%
46.PEMBROKE27.33%
47.TAL-PIETÀ34.99%
48.II-QALA31.78%
49.II-QRENDI29.96%
50.IR-RABAT (M)31.32%
51.ĦAL SAFI35.41%
52.SAN ĠILJAN17.75%
53.SAN ĠWANN28.08%
54.SAN LAWRENZ11.77%
55.SAN PAWL IL-BAĦAR15.62%
56.TA’ SANNAT27.27%
57.SANTA LUĊIJA42.86%
58.SANTA VENERA33.32%
59.TAS-SLIEMA18.79%
60.IS-SWIEQI18.80%
61.TA’ XBIEX29.18%
62.ĦAL TARXIEN30.65%
63.IX-XAGĦRA25.64%
64.IX-XEWKIJA27.84%
65.IX-XGĦAJRA29.97%
66.IŻ-ŻEBBUĠ (GĦ)20.78%
67.IŻ-ŻURRIEQ29.96%
68.L-IMTARFA29.79%
  • *Voting was not necessary for this locality.Average total approximate percentage:      27.58%

European Parliament Election: Approximate percentage voting turnout up to 2.00 pm

First District36.80%
Second District34.98%
Third District31.39%
Fourth District35.28%
Fifth District31.87%
Sixth District33.61%
Seventh District31.62%
Eighth District34.45%
Ninth District31.14%
Tenth District29.60%
Eleventh District30.80%
Twelfth District26.80%
Thirteen District31.29%

 

EP elections: Unofficial midday turnout at 32%

Around 32% of those eligible to vote in European Parliament Elections in Malta have cast their votes on Saturday until 2pm. Sources have confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt.

Malta is choosing its six MEPs and local councillors for 68 localities.

The Electoral Commission has not yet published the midday turnout. The reason is not yet known why the official midday turnout has not been published. Newsbook.com.mt has tried to reach out to the Electoral Commission for a comment however no replies were given until the time of writing.

The polling stations opened at 7am on Saturday morning and voting continues until 10pm.

In 2014 the turnout was 33.8% at 2pm, with the final turnout hitting 74.8%.

READ: LIVE: European Parliament and Local Councils elections 2019