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  UN Security Council Member
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Parents > United Nations > Security Council > Non-Permanent Member
OfficeUN Security Council Member
TypeNonpartisan General Election
Filing Deadline October 01, 1979 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open October 26, 1979 - 10:00am Central
Polls Close January 07, 1980 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1980 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1982 - 12:00pm
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH January 10, 2018 07:37pm
Data Sources[Link]
Description The longest UN Security Council Election in history. After 154 ballots, Cuba and Colombia dropped out in favor of Mexico. Wikipedia only has the first 67 ballots.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/24/1977
Name Czechoslovakia Votes131 (18.74%)
Term01/01/1978 - 01/01/1980 Margin46 (+6.58%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/24/1977
Name Kuwait Votes130 (18.60%)
Term01/01/1978 - 01/01/1980 Margin45 (+6.44%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/24/1977
Name Bolivia Votes115 (16.45%)
Term01/01/1978 - 01/01/1980 Margin30 (+4.29%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/24/1977
Name Gabon Votes103 (14.74%)
Term01/01/1978 - 01/01/1980 Margin18 (+2.58%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/24/1977
Name Nigeria Votes96 (13.73%)
Term01/01/1978 - 01/01/1980 Margin11 (+1.57%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/15/1981
Name Togo Votes141 (19.48%)
Term01/01/1982 - 01/01/1984 Margin136 (+18.78%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/15/1981
Name Guyana Votes140 (19.34%)
Term01/01/1982 - 01/01/1984 Margin135 (+18.65%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/15/1981
Name Jordan Votes140 (19.34%)
Term01/01/1982 - 01/01/1984 Margin135 (+18.65%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/15/1981
Name Zaire Votes140 (19.34%)
Term01/01/1982 - 01/01/1984 Margin135 (+18.65%)
  PartyNonpartisan Won10/15/1981
Name Poland Votes139 (19.20%)
Term01/01/1982 - 01/01/1984 Margin134 (+18.51%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
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Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

CANDIDATES
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Name Tunisia Niger East Germany Philippines Mexico Cuba Colombia
PartyNonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan
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Certified Votes143 (20.08%) 140 (19.66%) 133 (18.68%) 131 (18.40%) 0 (0.00%) 80 (11.24%) 68 (9.55%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -3 (-0.42%) -10 (-1.40%) -12 (-1.69%) -143 (-20.08%) -63 (-8.85%) -75 (-10.53%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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Entry Date 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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Name Abstention UN Security Council Member Peru Saint Lucia UN Security Council Member Yugoslavia UN Security Council Member Brazil Bulgaria Chile
PartyNonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan
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Certified Votes3 (0.42%) 2 (0.28%) 2 (0.28%) 2 (0.28%) 1 (0.14%) 1 (0.14%) 1 (0.14%)
Margin-140 (-19.66%) -141 (-19.80%) -141 (-19.80%) -141 (-19.80%) -142 (-19.94%) -142 (-19.94%) -142 (-19.94%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--
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Entry Date 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979 10/01/1979
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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