Popular votes

Popular vote on 26th September 2021

Results at the Swiss level

Date

Objet

Yes in %

Participation  in %

Cantons in favour

Cantons against

26.09.2021

Popular initiative "For lower taxeson wages, tax capital fairly"        

26.09.2021

Marriage for all

       
provisional results

Popular vote on 13th June 2021

Results at the Swiss level

Date Objet Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
13.06.2021 Popular initiative “For clean drinking water and healthy food”selected 39.3           59.7 1/2 20 5/2
13.06.2021 Popular initiative “For a Switzerland without artificial pesticides” 39.4           59.7 1/2 20 5/2
13.06.2021 COVID-19 Act 60.2           59.6 18 8
13.06.2021 CO2 Act 48.4           59.7 5 21
13.06.2021 Federal Act on Police Measures to Combat Terrorism (PMCT) 56.6           59.5 25 1
provisional results

Popular vote on 7th March 2021

Results at the Swiss level

Date Objet Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
07.03.2021 Ban on full facial coverings 51.2 51.4 16 4/2 4 2/2
07.03.2021 Electronic Identity Act 35.6 51.3 0 26
07.03.2021 Initiative Against War Business 51.6 51.1 20 6

Popular vote on 29th November 2020

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
29.11.2020 Responsable Business Initiative* 50.7 47.0 8 1/2 12 5/2
29.11.2020 Initiative Against War Business 42.5 46.9 3 1/2 17 5/2
provisional results
* The initiative was rejected as the necessary majority of cantons in favour was not attained.
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 27th September 2020

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
27.09.2020 Popular initiative "For moderate immigration (Limitation Initiative)" 38.3 59.4 3 1/2 19 1/2
27.09.2020 Amendment of the Hunting Act 48.1 59.3 15 11
27.09.2020 Amendment of the Federal Act on Direct Federal Taxation 36.8 59.1 2 24
27.09.2020 Amendment of the Loss of Earnings Compensation Act 60.3 59.3 17 9
27.09.2020 Federal Decree on the Procurement of New Fighter Aircraft 50.1 59.4 18 8
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 9th February 2020

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type
Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
"More affordable homes" Popular Initiative 42.9 41.7 4 1/2 18 1/2
Ban on discrimination based on sexual orientation Non-compulsory referendum 63.1 41.7 18 4/2 2 2/2
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 19th May 2019

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type
Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
Tax Reform and AHV Financing Non-compulsory referendum 66.4 43.7 26  
0
EU Weapons Directive Non-compulsory referendum 63.7 43.9 25 1
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 10th February 2019

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
Urban sprawl initiative Popular initiative 36.3 37.9 0    20 6/2
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Regional results (cantons, districts, communes and well as language regions/type of communes) as well as the results of past popular votes concerning similar topics are also available:

Popular vote on 25th November 2018

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type

Yes

in %

Participation

in%

Cantons

in favour

Cantons

against

Horned Cow

Initiative

Popular

initiative

45.3

48.3

4 2/2

16 4/2

Self-determination

Initiative

Popular

initiative

33.7

48.4

0

20 6/2

Statutory basis for

monitoring claimants

Non-compulsory

referendum

64.7

48.4

24

2

Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 23rd September 2018

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
Federal decree on cycle paths and footpaths

Compulsory

referendum

73.6 37.4 20 6/2 0
Initiative "For food sovereignty" Popular initiative 38.7 37.5 4 16 6/2
Fair Food Initiative

Popular

initiative

31.6 37.4 4 16 6/2
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 10th June 2018

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
Sovereign Money Initiative
Popular initiative 24.3 34.5 0    20 6/2
Federal Act on Gambling (Gambling Act) Non-compulsory referendum 72.9 34.4 26 0   
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Popular vote on 4th March 2018

Results at the Swiss level

Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
2021 New Financial Regime Compulsory referendum  84.1 53.9 20 6/2 0
Popular Initiative "Abolition of Billag fees" Popular initiative   28.4 54.8 0 20 6/2
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

Results of previous votes

Date Object Type Yes in % Participation in % Cantons in favour Cantons against
24.09.2017 Federal Decree on Food Security Compulsory referendum 78.7 47.1 20 6/2 0
24.09.2017 Federal Decree on Additional Funding for OASI Pensions Compulsory referendum 49.95 47.4 9 1/2 11 5/2
24.09.2017 Federal Act on the 2020 Pension Reforms Non-compulsory referendum 47.3 47.4 8 18
21.05.2017 Energy Act Non-compulsory referundum 58.2 42.4 22 4
Source: FSO/election and vote statistics

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