Bulgarian parliamentary election, 1945

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Parliamentary elections were held in Bulgaria on 18 November 1945,[1] the country's first to feature universal suffrage for women.[2] The Bulgarian Agrarian National Union and the Bulgarian Communist Party both won 94 seats.[3] Voter turnout was 84.8%.[4]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Bulgarian Communist Party 3,005,983 88.1 94
Bulgarian Agrarian National Union 94
Zveno 45
Bulgarian Social Democratic Workers Party (Broad Socialists) 31
Radical Democratic Party 11
Opposition candidates 404,482 11.9 1
Invalid/blank votes 455,000
Total 3,865,465 100 276
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, pp368-369 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p86
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p386
  4. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p370