Danish Folketing election, 1895

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Danish Folketing election, 1895
Denmark
1892 ←
9 April 1895
→ 1898

All 114 seats to the Folketing
58 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party
 
Party Venstre Moderate Venstre
Last election 30 seats, 28.1% 39 seats, 28.1%
Seats won 53 27
Seat change Increase24 Decrease12
Popular vote 89,530 42,635
Percentage 40.5% 19.4%

  Third party Fourth party
 
Party Højre Social Democrats
Last election 31 seats, 34.8% 2 seats, 8.9%
Seats won 25 8
Seat change Decrease6 Increase6
Popular vote 64,395 24,510
Percentage 28.8% 11.3%

Folketing elections were held in Denmark on 9 April 1895.[1]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Venstre Reform Party 89,530 40.5 53 +24
Højre 64,395 28.8 25 –6
Moderate Venstre 42,635 19.4 27 –12
Social Democratic Party 24,510 11.3 8 +6
Independents 1 +1
Total 114 +12
Registered voters/turnout 376,350 60.2
Source: Nohlen & Stöver (voters/turnout)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p523 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  • Mackie, Thomas T. & Rose, Richard (1974). The International Almanac of Electoral History. London: Macmillan, p. 88.
  • Møller, P. (1950). Politisk haandbog: en samling konkrete oplysninger (in Danish). Copenhagen: Hagerup, p. 308.