Brazilian legislative election, 1958

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Parliamentary elections were held in Brazil on 3 October 1958.[1] Voter turnout was 92.0%.[2]

Results[edit]

Chamber of Deputies[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Social Democratic Party 2,296,640 19.9 69 –45
Brazilian Labour Party 1,830,621 15.9 46 –10
National Democratic Union 1,644,314 14.3 43 –31
Republican Party 583,220 5.1 14 –5
Christian Democratic Party 313,635 2.7 6 +4
Social Progressive Party 291,761 2.5 7 –25
Party of Popular Representation 179,589 1.6 2 –1
Liberator Party 120,956 1.1 2 –6
Social Labour Party 115,365 1.0 2 0
PSP-PSD-PRT 897,271 7.8 135
PSB-PTN 549,302 4.8
PSD-PTB-PRP 320,022 2.8
PSD-PDC-PL-PRP-PST 307,079 2.7
PSD-PRP 275,247 2.4
UDN-PSP-PRT-PR-PTN 266,173 2.3
PTB-PSB-PDC-PR 213,015 1.8
UDN-PTB-PSP-PTN-PSB 205,916 1.8
PSD-PSB-PRT-PR-PTN-PL 131,324 1.1
UDN-PTB 99,983 0.9
PSD-PR-PSP-PRP 97,215 0.8
UDN-PL 89,707 0.8
UDN-PDC-PR 90,104 0.8
UDN-PST-PTN 87,864 0.8
UDN-PR-PSP 85,569 0.7
UDN-PSP 76,331 0.7
PSD-PTB 77,454 0.7
UDN-PST 58,434 0.5
UDN-PRP 55,529 0.5
Others 159,418 1.4
Invalid/blank votes 1,159,939
Total 12,678,997 100 326 0
Registered voters/turnout 13,780,480 92.0
Source: Nohlen

Senate[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Social Democratic Party 1,123,574 10.6 6
National Democratic Union 856,846 8.1 8
Brazilian Labour Party 688,880 6.5 6
National Labour Party 245,872 2.3 0
Social Progressive Party 244,863 2.3 0
Social Labour Party 236,451 2.2 0
Brazilian Socialist Party 59,201 0.6 1
Coalitions 7,104,129 67.1
Invalid/blank votes 2,063,614
Total 12,644,667 100 21
Registered voters/turnout 13,743,677 92.0
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p173 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, p174