Greek legislative election, 1993

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Greek legislative election, 1993
Greece
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members
10 October 1993
→ 1996
members

All 300 seats to the Greek Parliament
151 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Andreas Papandreou.jpg Constantine Mitsotakis.jpg Antonis Samaras.jpg
Leader Andreas Papandreou Constantine Mitsotakis Antonis Samaras
Party PASOK ND POLAN
Leader since 3 September 1974 1984 June 1993
Last election 123 seats, 38.6% 150 seats, 46.9% -
Seats won 170 111 10
Seat change +47 -39 -
Popular vote 3,235,017 2,711,739 336,460
Percentage 46.88% 39.30% 4.88%
Swing +8.27% -7.59% -

PM before election

Constantine Mitsotakis
ND

Subsequent PM

Andreas Papandreou
PASOK

Distribution of parliament seats after the 1993 elections (Results).
  New Democracy: 111 seats
  Political Spring: 10 seats
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Parliamentary elections were held in Greece on 10 October 1993.[1] The Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK) of Andreas Papandreou, was elected with 170 of the 300 seats, defeating the conservative New Democracy party of Constantine Mitsotakis.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Panhellenic Socialist Movement 3,235,017 46.9 170 +47
New Democracy 2,711,737 39.3 111 –39
Political Spring 336,460 4.9 10 New
Communist Party of Greece 313,001 4.5 9 New
Left and Progress Coalition 202,887 2.9 0 –19
Union of Centrists 15,926 0.2 0 New
Trust 26,228 0.4 0 –1
Fate 12,458 0.2 0 –1
National Party-National Political Union 9,469 0.1 0 0
Left Struggle 8,160 0.1 0 New
Political Party "White Ballot" 7,237 0.1 0 0
Ecologists Greece 5,723 0.1 0 0
Ecologists Union 5,378 0.1 0 0
Party of Greek Hunters 3,614 0.1 0 0
Marxist–Leninist Communist Party of Greece 1,817 0.0 0 0
Fighting Socialist Party of Greece 1,578 0.0 0 New
Olympic Party 753 0.0 0 0
Organization for the Reconstruction of the Communist Party of Greece 703 0.0 0 New
Consistent Left Move of Greece 484 0.0 0 New
Self-Respect and Truth 334 0.0 0 New
Human Rights Party 255 0.0 0 0
Christian Faith 66 0.0 0 New
Hellenic Orthodox Democratic Movement 41 0.0 0 New
Political Independent Party "Vergina 1990" 33 0.0 0 New
Hellenic White Movement of Contemporary Ideology 30 0.0 0 New
Party of Responsible Citizens 19 0.0 0 New
Humanism and Peace Party 18 0.0 0 0
Free Democrats Party of Greece 16 0.0 0 New
Greens 6 0.0 0 New
Independents 863 0.0 0 –4
Invalid/blank votes 119,614
Total 7,019,925 100 300 0
Registered voters/turnout 8,861,833 79.2
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular vote
PASOK
  
46.88%
ND
  
39.30%
POLAN
  
4.88%
KKE
  
4.54%
SYN
  
2.94%
Others
  
1.47%
Parliament seats
PASOK
  
56.67%
ND
  
37.00%
POLAN
  
3.33%
KKE
  
3.00%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p830 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p862