Chilean general election, 1993

Chilean presidential election, 1993
December 11, 1993

Nominee Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle Arturo Alessandri Besa
Party Christian Democratic Independent
Alliance Concertación Alliance
Popular vote 4,044,898 1,703,408
Percentage 57.98% 24.42%

President before election

Patricio Aylwin
Christian Democratic

Elected President

Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle
Christian Democratic

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General elections were held in Chile on 11 December 1993.[1] Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle of the Concert of Parties for Democracy alliance was elected President, whilst the alliance also won a majority of seats in the Chamber of Deputies and maintained its majority in the Senate.



Candidate Party/Coalition Votes %
Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle Christian Democratic Party/CPD 4,044,898 57.98
Arturo Alessandri Besa Independent/UPC 1,703,408 24.42
José Piñera Independent 431,241 6.18
Manfred Max Neef Independent 387,437 5.55
Eugenio Pizarro Independent 327,501 4.69
Cristián Reitze Humanist Green Alliance 81,832 1.17
Valid votes 6,976,317 100.00
Null votes 271,424 3.67
Blank votes 136,968 1.85
Total votes 7,387,709 100.00
Registered voters/turnout 8,085,439 91.23
Source: Tricel via Servel


Coalition Party Votes % Seats
Elected Total +/–
Concert of Parties for DemocracyChristian Democratic Party378,98720.24130
Socialist Party238,40512.735+5
Party for Democracy275,72714.722–2
Radical Party119,4596.401–1
Union for the Progress of ChileNational Renewal279,58014.9511+6
Independent Democratic Union190,28310.223+1
Southern Party52,5092.8000
Union of the Centrist Center46,4552.511+1
Alternative Left DemocracyCommunist Party65,0733.500New
Popular Unitary Action Movement3,0300.200New
Humanist Green Alliance8,5280.5000
Invalid/blank votes171,554
Source: Nohlen

Chamber of Deputies

Coalition Party Votes % Seats +/–
Concert of Parties for DemocracyChristian Democratic Party1,827,37327.137–1
Socialist Party803,71911.915+15
Party for Democracy798,20611.815–1
Radical Party200,8373.02–3
Party of Social Democracy53,3770.80New
Union for the Progress of ChileNational Party2,6880.400
National Renewal1,098,85216.3290
Independent Democratic Union816,10412.115+4
Union of the Centrist Center216,6393.22New
Southern Party13,4220.200
Alternative Left DemocracyCommunist Party336,0345.00New
Popular Unitary Action Movement6,6440.10New
The New LeftHumanist Green Alliance67,7331.00–1
Ecological Movement2,2150.00New
Invalid/blank votes646,157
Registered voters/turnout8,085,49391.32
Source: Nohlen


  1. Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p262 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
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