French legislative election, 1898

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French legislative election, 1898
France
1893 ←
8 and 22 May 1898 → 1902

All 585 seats to the National Assembly
293 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
 
Party Moderate Republican Radical PRRRS
Last election 317 122 16
Seats won 254 104 74
Seat change Decrease63 Decrease18 Increase58
Popular vote 3,262,725 1,293,507 629,572
Percentage 40.25% 15.96% 7.77%

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
 
Party Socialist Monarchist Ralliés
Last election 33 58 35
Seats won 57 44 32
Seat change Increase24 Decrease14 Decrease3
Popular vote 791,148 887,759 905,110
Percentage 9.76% 10.95% 11.16%

  Seventh party
 
Party Nationalist
Last election N/A
Seats won 10
Seat change Increase10
Popular vote 336,302
Percentage 4.15%
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The 1898 general election was held on 8 and 22 May 1898.

Results[edit]

Popular Vote[edit]

Party Votes % Vote
  Progressistes (Moderate Republicans) 3,262,725 40.25%
  Gauche radicale (Moderate Radicals) 1,293,507 15.96%
  Ralliés 905,110 11.16%
  Monarchists 887,759 10.95%
  Socialists 791,148 9.76%
  Radicaux socialistes 629,572 7.77%
  Révisionnistes + Nationalistes 336,302 4.15%


Popular vote
Moderate Republicans
  
40.25%
Radicals
  
15.96%
Ralliés
  
11.16%
Monarchists
  
10.95%
Socialists
  
9.76%
Radical-Socialists
  
7.77%
Nationalists
  
4.15%

Parliamentary Groups[edit]

Affiliation Party Seats
Left
  Socialists 57
Centre-Left
  Radicaux socialistes (Radicaux socialistes) 74
  Gauche radicale (Moderate Radicals) 104
  Progressistes (Moderate Republicans) 254
Right
  Monarchists 44
  Ralliés 32
  Others 10
  Nationalists 6
  Revisionists 4
Total 585

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