Belgian general election, 1902

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General elections were held in Belgium on 25 May 1902.[1] The result was a victory for the Catholic Party, which won 54 of the 85 seats in the Chamber of Representatives.[2] Voter turnout was 95.7%.[3]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Catholic Party 596,382 56.0 54 –32
Liberal Party 266,891 25.1 20 –11
Belgian Labour Party 159,370 15.0 10 –22
Christene Volkspartij 26,435 2.5 1 0
Other parties 15,848 1.5 0 –2
Invalid/blank votes 38,642
Total 1,103,568 100 85 –67
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, Dieter; Stöver, Philip (31 May 2010). Elections in Europe: A data handbook. Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft. p. 289. ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7. 
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p308
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p295