Icelandic parliamentary election, 1971

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Parliamentary elections were held in Iceland on 13 June 1971.[1] The Independence Party remained the largest party in the Lower House of the Althing, winning 15 of the 40 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Lower House Upper House
Seats +/– Seats +/–
Independence Party 38,170 36.2 15 0 7 –1
Progressive Party 26,645 25.3 11 –1 6 0
People's Alliance 18,055 17.1 7 0 3 0
Social Democratic Party 11,020 10.5 4 –2 2 –1
Union of Liberals and Leftists 9,395 8.9 3 New 2 New
Candidature Party 2,110 2.0 0 New 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 1,580
Total 106,975 100 40 0 20 0
Registered voters/turnout 118,289 90.4
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p962 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p976