Citizen's initiative for the right to housing and better protection of families

Level: Country

Canton for Country level votes
Date of Vote 1970-09-27
Result no
Title in German Volksbegehren für das Recht auf Wohnung und den Ausbau des Familienschutzes
Title in French Initiative pour le droit au logement et le développement de la protection de la famille
Total Electorate 1648062
Citizens abroad thereof 0
Total Voters 722070
Turnout Percent 43.81%
Empty ballots 16420
Invalid ballots 1192
Informal ballots 17612
Valid Ballots 704458
Yes Votes 344640
Yes percent 48.92%
No Votes 359818
No percent 51.08%
States Yes 8
States No 14
Linked Vote Status

none

Institutions Initiative (Formulated Draft)
Theme Code Bfs 1 Tenancy issues

Theme Code Bfs 2 Family policy

Theme Code Bfs 3 Fundamental rights

Recommendation Federal Council None
Signatures collected 83526
Committee name Aktionskomitee Lausanne

Source:

BBl 1970 II 1519

FF 1970 II 1535

FF 1970 II 1257

Canton Total Electorate Voters Voters in % Informal Votes Valid Votes Yes Votes Yes in % No Votes No in % Result
Aargau 109034 69936 64.14 3370 66566 27817 41.79 38749 58.21 no
Appenzell Ausserrhoden 13624 6900 50.65 189 6711 2124 31.65 4587 68.35 no
Appenzell Innerrhoden 3827 1356 35.43 30 1326 240 18.1 1086 81.9 no
Basel Landschaft 52461 19325 36.84 232 19093 9674 50.67 9419 49.33 yes
Basel Stadt 65814 25813 39.22 373 25440 17288 67.96 8152 32.04 yes
Bern 280258 93096 33.22 997 92099 49085 53.3 43014 46.7 yes
Fribourg 51238 16559 32.32 293 16266 9058 55.69 7208 44.31 yes
Geneva 75511 27434 36.33 378 27056 21214 78.41 5842 21.59 yes
Glarus 10456 4542 43.44 59 4483 1276 28.46 3207 71.54 no
Graubünden 42233 19192 45.44 516 18676 6657 35.64 12019 64.36 no
Lucerne 77986 29533 37.87 414 29119 9255 31.78 19864 68.22 no
Neuchâtel 43054 15506 36.02 167 15339 10722 69.9 4617 30.1 yes
Nidwalden 7196 3861 53.65 68 3793 969 25.55 2824 74.45 no
Obwalden 7064 1994 28.23 14 1980 267 13.48 1713 86.52 no
Schaffhausen 18874 14389 76.24 978 13411 6088 45.4 7323 54.6 no
Schwyz 24532 10693 43.59 109 10584 2827 26.71 7757 73.29 no
Solothurn 60224 23717 39.38 943 22774 9181 40.31 13593 59.69 no
St. Gallen 98491 53060 53.87 1286 51774 17492 33.79 34282 66.21 no
Thurgau 45849 26821 58.50 965 25856 8272 31.99 17584 68.01 no
Ticino 58025 17057 29.40 342 16715 10050 60.13 6665 39.87 yes
Uri 9682 4940 51.02 217 4723 1431 30.3 3292 69.7 no
Valais 57332 15697 27.38 308 15389 7330 47.63 8059 52.37 no
Vaud 130181 41306 31.73 413 40893 29055 71.05 11838 28.95 yes
Zug 16750 9064 54.11 213 8851 3281 37.07 5570 62.93 no
Zurich 288366 170279 59.05 4738 165541 83987 50.73 81554 49.27 yes
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