Vote counting completed - the results
Updated 6.50 a.m.
The following is a quick run-through of the elected candidates. Vote counting has been completed.
1st district -Elected: Louis Grech (PL) Jose' Herrera (PL) Deo Debattista (PL) Mario de Marco (PN) Claudio Grech (PN).
2nd district -Elected: Joseph Muscat (PL 13,968 votes) Joe Mizzi (PL) Stefan Buontempo (PL) and Helena Dalli (PL) Lawrence Gonzi PN 4,616 votes.
3rd district - Elected -Owen Bonnici (PL), George Vella (PL) Carmelo Abela (PL) Etienne Grech (PL) and Mario Galea (PN)
4th district - Elected - Joseph Muscat (PL 12,202 votes) Konrad Mizzi (PL) Silvio Parnis (PL) Chris Fearne (PL) Jason Azzopardi (PN).
5th district - Elected: Karmenu Vella (PL) Joe M Sammut (PL) Marlene Farrugia (PL) Edward Scicluna (PL), Anthony Bezzina (PN)
6th district - Elected: Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca (PL) Silvio Schembri (PL) Roderick Galdes (PL) Clyde Puli and Ryan Callus (PN)
7th district - Elected: Ian Borg (PL) Godfrey Farrugia (PL) Charles Buhagiar (PL) Law rence Gonzi (PN 7,260 votes) Joseph Cassar (PN)
8th district - Elected: Chris Cardona (PL) Edward Scicluna (PL) Edward Zammit Lewis (PL) Tonio Fenech (PN), Beppe Fenech Adami (PN)
9th district - Elected: Manuel Mallia (PL) Leo Brincat (PL) Simon Busuttil (PN) George Pullicino (PN) Robert Arrigo (PN)
10th district - Elected: Manuel Mallia (PL) Evarist Bartolo (PL) George Pullicino (PN) Robert Arrigo (PN) Francis Zammit Dimech (PN)
11th district - Elected: Anthony Agius Decelis (PL) Louis Grech (PL) Simon Busuttil (PN) David Agius (PN) Joe Cassar (PN)
12th district: Elected - Evarist Bartolo (PL) Michael Farrugia (PL) Tonio Fenech (PN) Michael Gonzi (PN) Robert Cutajar (PN)
13th district - Elected - Anton Refalo (PL) Franco Mercieca (PL) Justyne Caruana (PL) Giovanna Debono (PN) and Chris Said (PN).
The PN will be credited four extra seats in terms of constitutional provisions to ensure that the number of its MPs reflects the number of first count votes. At present the results give the PL a parliamentary majority of 13, which will be reduced to nine.
See the full results by candidates and districts at http://www.timesofmalta.com/elections/map