Bulgarian parliamentary election, 1899

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Parliamentary elections were held in Bulgaria on 25 April 1899.[1] The result was a victory for the Liberal Party, which won 89 of the 169 seats. Voter turnout was 49.5%.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes[a] % Seats
Liberal Party 138,900 40.6 89
People's Liberal Party 54,400 15.9 19
Progressive Liberal Party 54,400 15.9 8
People's Party 41,600 12.1 2
Democratic Party 36,300 10.6 10
Bulgarian Social Democratic Workers' Party 12,100 3.5 4
Bulgarian Agrarian National Union 4,700 1.4 0
Conservative Party 1
Other parties 4
Independents 32
Invalid/blank votes 36,677
Total 100 169
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

a Figures for votes are estimates based on percentages cast for individual candidates.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p368 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p377
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p377