Federal law on health insurance

Level: Country

Canton for Country level votes
Date of Vote 1994-12-04
Result yes
Title in German Bundesgesetz über die Krankenversicherung (KVG)
Title in French Loi fédérale sur l'assurance-maladie (LAMal) du 18 mars 1994
Total Electorate 4602535
Citizens abroad thereof 54042
Total Voters 2014475
Turnout Percent 43.77%
Empty ballots 37612
Invalid ballots 5328
Informal ballots 42940
Valid Ballots 1971535
Yes Votes 1021175
Yes percent 51.80%
No Votes 950360
No percent 48.20%
Linked Vote Status

none

Institutions Optional Legislative Referendum (Federal Statutes)
Theme Code Bfs 1 Health and accident insurance

Theme Code Bfs 2 none

Theme Code Bfs 3 none

National Council Yes 124
National Council No 38
National Council Abstain 14
States' Council Yes 35
States' Council No 1
Recommendation Federal Council None
Signatures collected 148958

Source:

BBl 1995 I 278

FF 1995 I 290

FF 1995 I 224

Canton Total Electorate Voters Voters in % Informal Votes Valid Votes Yes Votes Yes in % No Votes No in % Result
Aargau 362790 138037 38.05 2217 135820 54296 39.98 81524 60.02 no
Appenzell Ausserrhoden 35505 17616 49.62 244 17372 6382 36.74 10990 63.26 no
Appenzell Innerrhoden 9872 4327 43.83 67 4260 906 21.27 3354 78.73 no
Basel Landschaft 172561 80182 46.47 1369 78813 40120 50.91 38693 49.09 yes
Basel Stadt 130348 64223 49.27 1016 63207 39364 62.28 23843 37.72 yes
Bern 675575 299570 44.34 6053 293517 156215 53.22 137302 46.78 yes
Fribourg 150079 56647 37.74 870 55777 36731 65.85 19046 34.15 yes
Geneva 204494 102205 49.98 3746 98459 68366 69.44 30093 30.56 yes
Glarus 24671 9192 37.26 110 9082 4558 50.19 4524 49.81 yes
Graubünden 123968 38857 31.34 771 38086 20467 53.74 17619 46.26 yes
Jura 47499 17997 37.89 196 17801 14925 83.84 2876 16.16 yes
Lucerne 227122 105043 46.25 2139 102904 43311 42.09 59593 57.91 no
Neuchâtel 104032 40254 38.69 552 39702 29725 74.87 9977 25.13 yes
Nidwalden 25410 11050 43.49 224 10826 4432 40.94 6394 59.06 no
Obwalden 21119 8411 39.83 180 8231 2919 35.46 5312 64.54 no
Schaffhausen 48717 32171 66.04 2187 29984 12885 42.97 17099 57.03 no
Schwyz 79042 31911 40.37 570 31341 11158 35.6 20183 64.4 no
Solothurn 162246 81817 50.43 2547 79270 35655 44.98 43615 55.02 no
St. Gallen 280372 122286 43.62 1385 120901 52704 43.59 68197 56.41 no
Thurgau 136477 60896 44.62 1140 59756 20325 34.01 39431 65.99 no
Ticino 187664 72722 38.75 2160 70562 46710 66.2 23852 33.8 yes
Uri 25447 10647 41.84 327 10320 5406 52.38 4914 47.62 yes
Valais 176270 68594 38.91 1197 67397 37844 56.15 29553 43.85 yes
Vaud 361595 140046 38.73 2092 137954 91205 66.11 46749 33.89 yes
Zug 59402 28145 47.38 546 27599 11677 42.31 15922 57.69 no
Zurich 770258 371629 48.25 9035 362594 172889 47.68 189705 52.32 no
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