KINGSTON, Jamaica; The final count for the by-election in the constituency of Clarendon South Eastern began on Tuesday, March 3 and concluded on Wednesday, March 4. The final results are as follows:
|% of Total Votes Cast||Rejected Ballots||Total Votes Cast||Total # on Voters List||Voter Turnout|
|JLP||Pearnel P. Charles Jr.||6,846||89%||119||7,706||41,308||18.6%|
Of the 41,308 eligible electors in Clarendon South Eastern, 7,706 ballots were cast, representing a voter turnout of 18.6%. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) candidate Pearnel Charles Jr. received 6,846 votes, which is 88% of the votes cast. The Independent candidate Dereck Lambert polled 741 votes, representing 10% of the total votes cast. There were 119 rejected ballots.
After completing the final count, the Returning Officer for each election has seven days within which to submit a report to the Director of Elections.