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The Results of the Prefectural Referendum Calling the Yeas and Nays on the Land Reclamation Work for the Construction of a U.S. Military Base in Henoko

In accordance with the Ordinance on the Prefectural Referendum Calling the Yeas and Nays on the Land Reclamation Work for the Construction of a U.S. Military Base in Henoko (Okinawa Prefectural Ordinance No. 62 of 2018), the prefectural referendum calling the yeas and nays on the land reclamation work for the construction of a U.S. military base in Henoko was executed on Sunday, February 24th, 2019.

 

The results of the prefectural referendum are as follows.

1. The Results of Votes

Total Number of Eligible Voters

(A)

Number of Voters

(B)

Number of Abstainers

(A-B)

Turnout

(B/A×100)

One-Quarter of Total Eligible Voters (A)
1,153,600
people
605,396
people
548,204
people
52.48 % 288,400

 

2. The Results of the Vote Count

 

 

Total Number of Votes Rate of Total Number of Votes Rate of Total Eligible Voters
By Each Choice Yea 114,933 votes 19.0 % 10.0 %
Nay 434,273 votes 71.7 % 37.6 %
Neither   52,682 votes  8.7 %  4.6 %
Number of Invalid Votes      3,497 votes  0.6 %
Total
(Total Number of Votes)
 

605,385 votes

 

100 %

 

 

Total Number of Votes

A

Refused Votes

B

Total Voters

C = A+B

605,385 votes 11 votes 605,396 people

 

Note: This document has been translated from the Japanese original for reference purposes only. In the event of any discrepancy between this translated document and the Japanese original, the original shall prevail.