Brazilian legislative election, 1974

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Parliamentary elections were held in Brazil on 15 November 1974.[1] The National Renewal Alliance Party won 203 of the 364 seats in the Chamber of Deputies, whilst the Brazilian Democratic Movement won 16 of the 22 seats in the Senate. Voter turnout was 80.9%.[2]

Results[edit]

Chamber of Deputies[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
National Renewal Alliance Party 11,866,599 52.0 203 –20
Brazilian Democratic Movement 10,954,359 48.0 161 +74
Invalid/blank votes 6,160,057
Total 28,981,015 100 364 +54
Registered voters/turnout 35,810,715 80.9
Source: Nohlen

Senate[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Brazilian Democratic Movement 14,486,252 59.0 16
National Renewal Alliance Party 10,067,796 41.0 6
Invalid/blank votes 4,371,744
Total 28,925,792 100 22
Registered voters/turnout 35,736,074 77.3
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, p175