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Mexican general election, 1964

Mexican general election, 1964

July 5, 1964

Nominee Gustavo Díaz Ordaz José González Torres
Home state Puebla Michoacán
Popular vote 8,368,446 1,034,337
Percentage 88.81% 10.98%

President before election

Adolfo López Mateos

Elected President

Gustavo Díaz Ordaz

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General elections were held in Mexico on 5 July 1964.[1] The presidential elections were won by Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, who received 90.4% of the vote. In the Chamber of Deputies election, the Institutional Revolutionary Party won 175 of the 210 seats.[1]



Candidate Party Votes %
Gustavo Díaz Ordaz Institutional Revolutionary Party 8,368,446 88.8
José González Torres National Action Party 1,034,337 11.0
Other candidates 19,402 0.2
Invalid/blank votes
Total 9,422,185 100
Source: Nohlen


Party Votes % Seats +/-
Institutional Revolutionary Party 7,837,364 87.8 64 0
National Action Party 1,001,045 11.2 0 0
Popular Socialist Party 57,617 0.7 0 0
Authentic Party of the Mexican Revolution 13,007 0.2 0 0
Non-registered candidates 13,968 0.2 0 0
Invalid/blank votes
Total 8,923,001 100 64 0
Source: Nohlen

Chamber of Deputies

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Institutional Revolutionary Party 7,807,912 86.3 175 +3
National Action Party 1,042,396 11.5 20 +15
Popular Socialist Party 123,837 1.4 10 +9
Authentic Party of the Mexican Revolution 64,409 0.7 5 +5
Non-registered candidates 12,970 0.1 0 0
Invalid/blank votes
Total 9,051,524 100 210 +32
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ a b Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p453 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
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