Brazilian presidential election, 1898

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Brazilian presidential election, 1898
← 1894 1 March 1898 1902 →
  Campos Sales.jpg
Candidate Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales
Party PRP
Popular vote 420,286
Percentage 90.9%

President before election

Prudente de Morais

Elected President

Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales

Coat of arms of Brazil.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Foreign relations

Presidential elections were held in Brazil on 1 March 1898.[1] The result was a victory for Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales of the Republican Party of São Paulo, who received 90.9% of the vote.[2]


Candidate Party Votes %
Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales Republican Party of São Paulo 420,286 90.9
Lauro Sodré Republican Party of Pará 38,929 8.4
Write in 3,146 0.7
Invalid/blank votes
Total 462,286 100
Source: Nohlen


  1. ^ Nohlen, D (2005) Elections in the Americas: A data handbook, Volume II, p173 ISBN 978-0-19-928358-3
  2. ^ Nohlen, p229