07 May '11, 8pm

81-6 but PAP's vote share slides #SGelections

81-6 but PAP's vote share slides #SGelections

THE People's Action Party secured 81 out of 87 seats against an opposition tide in Saturday's polls that dragged down its share of the vote to 60.1 per cent and swept the Workers' Party to victory in Aljunied GRC. Although still a landslide victory for the PAP by international standards, it was the party's worst ever performance since 1963. It was also the second general election running that it has seen declining support. Its share of the valid vote fell by 6.5 percentage points to 60.1 per cent, compared to 66.6 per cent in 2006. Both the Workers' Party and the Singapore Democratic Party benefited most from the vote swing. The SDP, which has changed its image in recent years, saw its vote share rise by 13.6 percentage points to 36.8 per cent, from the dismal 23.2 per cent in the last election. The WP, which has emerged as the strongest opposition party with six seats - t...

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