Ecuadorian general election, 1952

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Ecuadorian general election, 1952
Ecuador
1948 ←
1 June 1952 → 1956

  Velasco Ibarra.jpg
Nominee José María Velasco Ibarra Ruperto Alarcón Falconí
Party FNV PC
Running mate Alfredo Chiriboga Cristóbal Azúa Robles
Popular vote 159,259 116,870
Percentage 43.0% 33.0%

President before election

Galo Plaza Lasso

Elected President

José María Velasco Ibarra
FNV

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This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Ecuador

General elections were held in Ecuador on 1 June 1952.[1] The presidential elections were won by José María Velasco Ibarra of the Velasquista National Federation-Ecuadorian Nationalist Revolutionary Action alliance. His term started on 1 September.[2]

Results[edit]

President[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
José María Velasco Ibarra FNV-ARNE 122,259 43.0
Ruperto Alarcón Falconí Conservative Party 116,870 33.0
José Ricardo Chiriboga Ecuadorian Radical Liberal Party 66,771 18.9
Modesto Larrea Jijón National Democratic Alliance 18,125 5.1
Invalid/blank votes 3,629
Total 357,654 100
Registered voters/turnout 550,997 64.9
Source: Nohlen

House of Representatives[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Conservative Party 84,973 25.4
Ecuadorian Radical Liberal Party 47,143 14.1
National Democratic Alliance 11,334 3.4
Others 191,287 57.1
Total 334,737 100
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p379 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Enciclopedia Electoral Latinoamericana y del Caribe pp. 299