Moldovan parliamentary election, 1998

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Parliamentary elections were held in Moldova on 22 March 1998.[1] The Party of Communists of the Republic of Moldova emerged as the largest party in Parliament, winning 40 of the 101 seats. However, the Alliance for Democracy and Reforms was formed by the Democratic Convention of Moldova (26 MPs), For a Democratic and Prosperous Moldova (24 MPs) and the Party of Democratic Forces (11 MPs), and held an absolute majority.

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Party of Communists of the Republic of Moldova 487,002 30.01 40
Democratic Convention of Moldova 315,206 19.42 26
For a Democratic and Prosperous Moldova 294,691 18.16 24
Party of Democratic Forces 143,428 8.84 11
Democratic Agrarian Party of Moldova 58,874 3.63 0
Civic Alliance "Ant" 53,338 3.29 0
Alliance of Democratic Forces 36,344 2.24 0
Party of the Socio-Economic Justice of Moldova 31,663 1.95 0
Social Democratic Party 30,169 1.86 0
Socialist Unity 29,647 1.83 0
Social Democratic Bloc "Hope" 21,282 1.31 0
Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova 9,514 0.59 0
Reform Party 8,844 0.54 0
Christian Democratic Union of Moldova 8,342 0.54 0
Independents 90,997 5.6 0
Invalid/blank votes 57,483
Total 1,680,470 100 101
Registered voters/turnout 2,324,295 72.3
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1330 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7