Greek legislative election, 1950

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Parliamentary elections were held in Greece on 5 March 1950.[1] The People's Party emerged as the largest party in Parliament, winning 62 of the 250 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
People's Party 317,312 18.8 62
Liberal Party 291,083 17.2 56
National Progressive Center Union 277,739 16.4 45
Georgios Papandreou Party 180,185 10.7 35
Democratic Alignment 163,824 9.7 18
Politically Independent Alignment 137,618 8.1 16
National Reconstruction Front 88,979 5.3 7
National Party of Greece 61,575 3.6 7
Party of Farmers and Labourers 44,308 2.6 3
New Party 42,157 2.5 1
National Party of Working People 26,925 1.6 0
Party for the National Union 14,256 0.8 0
Greek Working People's Party 9,132 0.5 0
National Resistance Party of Greece 8,260 0.5 0
Party Alliance of Greek Workers and Political Refresh Movement 8,127 0.5 0
List of Independents 2,979 0.2 0
Independent Liberal Party 3,087 0.2 0
Agricultural Party 2,191 0.1 0
Christian Labour Agricultural Party 1,027 0.1 0
Christian Political Union 429 0.0 0
Greek Drivers' Party 157 0.0 0
Independent Farmer Party 146 0.0 0
National Independent Party of War Wounded and Victims of Greece 145 0.0 0
Labour-Professional Party of Greece 97 0.0 0
Independent Agricultural Party of Greek People 63 0.0 0
Professional and Industrial Party of Greece 42 0.0 0
National Byzantine Party of Greece 20 0.0 0
Independents 6,742 0.4 0
Invalid/blank votes 7,223
Total 1,695,768 100 250
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular vote
LK
  
18.79%
KF
  
17.24%
EPEK
  
16.45%
KGP
  
10.67%
DP
  
9.70%
PAP
  
8.15%
MEA
  
5.27%
EKE
  
3.65%
PAE
  
2.62%
KN
  
2.50%
Others
  
4.96%
Parliament seats
LK
  
24.80%
KF
  
22.40%
EPEK
  
18.00%
KGP
  
14.00%
DP
  
7.20%
PAP
  
6.40%
MEA
  
2.80%
EKE
  
2.80%
PAE
  
1.20%
KN
  
0.40%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p830 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p860