Austrian legislative election, 1923

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Parliamentary elections were held in Austria on 21 October 1923. The result was a victory for the Christian Social Party, which won 82 of the 165 seats.[1] Voter turnout was 87.0%.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Christian Social Party 1,459,047 44.1 82 –3
Social Democratic Party 1,311,870 39.6 68 –1
Association of the Greater German People's Party and Landbund 259,375 7.8 10
Carinthian Unity List 95,465 2.9 0 New
Landbund for Austria 76,441 2.3 5 New
Jewish Electoral Group 24,970 0.8 0 New
Burgenland Farmers' Association (Landbund) 23,142 0.7 0 New
Communist Party of Austria 22,164 0.7 0 0
Middle Class Democratic Party 18,886 0.6 0 New
Party of the Carinthian Slovenes 9,868 0.3 0 0
Czechoslovakian Minority Party 7,580 0.2 0 New
Croatian Party 2,557 0.1 0 New
Kaiser Loyalty People's Party 1,235 0.0 0 New
Federation of all Workers 6 0.0 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 38,249
Total 3,350,855 100 165 –18
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular Vote
CS
  
44.05%
SDAP
  
39.60%
GdP/LB
  
7.83%
EL
  
2.88%
LB
  
2.31%
Other
  
3.33%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p219 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p212