Jamaica sees mere 16% voter turnout out up to 11 am

A supporter of the People’s National Party and the Jamaica Labour Party share a moment during today’s general election. (Photo: Jamaica Observer)

The Electoral Commission of Jamaica (ECJ) has reported that 16 per cent of eligible electors voted up to 11:00 am at polling stations across the island.

There are 1,913,410 electors on the voters’ List.

The voter turnout at 11:00 am during the 2016 General Election was 16.96 per cent (ECJ) noted.

Voting will continue until 5:00 pm today.