Icelandic parliamentary election, 1946

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Parliamentary elections were held in Iceland on 30 June 1946.[1] The Independence Party remained the largest party in the Lower House of the Althing, winning 13 of the 35 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Lower House Upper House
Seats +/– Seats +/–
Independence Party 26,428 39.5 13 0 7 0
Progressive Party 15,429 23.1 9 –1 4 –1
People's Unity Party – Socialist Party 13,049 19.5 7 0 3 0
Social Democratic Party 11,914 17.8 6 +1 3 +1
Independents 93 0.1 0 0 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 983
Total 67,896 100 35 0 17 0
Registered voters/turnout 77,670 87.4
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p961 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p975