Jordanian general election, 1956

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General elections were held in Jordan on 21 October 1956.[1] The National Socialist Party emerged as the largest party, with 11 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
National Socialist Party 11 New
Independents 11 -27
Arab Constitutional Party 8 New
Muslim Brotherhood 4 New
Ba'ath Party 1 New
Liberal Party 1 0
Invalid/blank votes - - -
Total 40 0
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p148 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
  2. ^ Nohlen, D, Grotz, F & Hartmann, C (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p151 ISBN 0-19-924958-X