Mexican legislative election, 1973

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Legislative elections were held in Mexico on 1 July 1973.[1] The Institutional Revolutionary Party won 189 of the 231 seats in the Chamber of Deputies.[2] Voter turnout was 60.3%.[3]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/-
Institutional Revolutionary Party 10,458,618 77.4 189 +11
National Action Party 2,207,069 16.3 25 +5
Popular Socialist Party 541,833 4.0 10 0
Authentic Party of the Mexican Revolution 272,339 2.0 7 +2
Non-registered candidates 36,858 0.3 0 0
Invalid/blank votes 1,493,267
Total 15,009,984 100 231 +18
Source: Nohlen

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume I, p453 ISBN 978-0-19-928357-6
  2. ^ Nohlen, p468
  3. ^ Nohlen, p460