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General elections were held in the Cayman Islands in November 1988 for all 12 seats in the Legislative Assembly using a first-past-the-post system.

Political Teams & Candidates

Candidates were presented by the Unity Team and Dignity Team along with several independents.


Dignity Team won seven of 12 seats with the remaining five seats going to independents.

Voter Turnout

Voter turnout was 75.05%.

Electoral System

System: First-past-the-post

Elected Members:12 elected members

Voter Turnout

Total Votes Cast: 7,096

Registered Voters: 9,455

Voter Turnout: 75.05%

Critical Dates

Dissolution of House:

Nomination Day:

Polling Day: Wed, Nov 1988

First Meeting of Parliament:

Political Leaders

Jim Bodden

(Unity Team – UT)

Norman Bodden

(Dignity Team – DT)

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