Perceptions of government

% of States Members returned unopposed at Island-wide elections


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What is this about?

Jersey's States Assembly has 49 politicians who are elected on a four-year cycle. Campaigns are undertaken ahead of elections to encourage candidates to stand.

In 2018, 14 of the 49 States Members were elected unopposed, including 11 out of 12 ConnĂ©tables. Half of these were existing States Members who were re-elected unopposed (including five of the ConnĂ©tables).

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