Hungarian parliamentary election, 1980

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Parliamentary elections were held in Hungary on 8 June 1980.[1] The Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party was the only party to contest the elections, and won 252 of the 352 seats, with the remaining 100 going to independents selected by the party.[2] Of the 352 constituencies, only fifteen had more than one candidate.[3]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Hungarian Socialist Workers' Party 7,462,593 99.3 252 +37
Independents 100 –37
Against 54,070 0.7
Invalid/blank votes 60,738
Total 7,577,401 100 352 0
Registered voters/turnout 7,809,407 97.0
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p899 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p931
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p923