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Cambodian general election, 1993

Cambodian general election, 1993

23 & 28 May 1993

All 120 seats to the Constituent Assembly
61 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
Leader Norodom Ranariddh Hun Sen
Leader since 1992 14 January 1985
Leader's seat Kampong Cham Kandal
Last election Not Legal Not Legal
Seats before N/A N/A
Seats won 58 51
Seat change N/A N/A
Popular vote 1,824,188 1,533,471
Percentage 45.5% 38.2%

Composition of the first National Assembly of Cambodia.

Prime Minister before election

Hun Sen

Elected Prime Minister

Norodom Ranariddh

This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Foreign relations

General elections were held in Cambodia between 23 and 28 May 1993. The result was a victory for the royalist Funcinpec Party, which won 58 of the 120 seats. Voter turnout was 89.6%.[1] The Assembly was converted to a National Assembly the following year.


Party Votes % Seats
Funcinpec Party 1,824,188 45.5 58
Cambodian People's Party 1,533,471 38.2 51
Buddhist Liberal Democratic Party 152,764 3.8 10
Liberal Democratic Party 62,698 1.6 0
Molinaka and Naktaorsou Khmer for Freedom 55,107 1.4 1
Khmer Neutral Party 48,113 1.2 0
PD 41,799 1.0 0
Cambodian Free Independent Democracy Party 37,474 0.9 0
Free Republican Party 31,348 0.8 0
Liberal Reconciliation Party 29,738 0.7 0
Cambodge Renaissance Party 28,071 0.7 0
Republican Coalition Party 27,680 0.7 0
Khmer National Congress Party 25,751 0.6 0
Neutral Democratic Party of Cambodia 24,394 0.6 0
Khmer Farmer Liberal Democracy 20,776 0.5 0
Free Development Republican Party 20,425 0.5 0
Rally for National Solidarity 14,569 0.4 0
Action for Democracy and Development 13,914 0.4 0
Republican Democracy Khmer Party 11,524 0.3 0
Nationalist Khmer Party 7,827 0.2 0
Invalid/blank votes 255,561 - -
Total 4,267,192 100 120
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p70 ISBN 0-19-924959-8
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