1894 Norwegian parliamentary election

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1894 Norwegian parliamentary election

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All 114 seats in the Norwegian Parliament
57 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Oaqvam.jpg Christian Homann Schweigaard.jpg Blank.png
Leader Ole Anton Qvam Christian Schweigaard ?
Party Liberal Conservative Moderate Liberal
Last election 63 seats, 50.8% 35 seats, 49.2% 16 seats with H
Seats won 59 40 15
Seat change Decrease4 Increase5 Decrease1
Popular vote 83,165 81,462 (H+MV) Alliance with H
Percentage 50.4% 49.3% (H+MV)

Prime Minister before election

Emil Stang
Conservative

Elected Prime Minister

Emil Stang
Conservative

Parliamentary elections were held in Norway in 1894.[1] The result was a victory for the Liberal Party, which won 59 of the 114 seats in the Storting.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Liberal Party 83,165 50.4 59 –4
Conservative Party 81,462 49.3 40 +5
Moderate Liberal Party 15 –1
Labour Party 520 0.3 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 852
Total 165,999 100 114 0
Registered voters/turnout 184,124 90.2
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1438 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1457