Czech legislative election, 1992

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Czech legislative election, 1992
Czech Socialist Republic
1990 ←
5–6 June 1992 → 1996

All 200 seats in the Chamber of Deputies
101 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Vaclav Klaus headshot.jpg Jiří Svoboda directing Jan Hus (34).jpg
Leader Václav Klaus Jiří Svoboda Jiří Horák
Party ODS–KDS KSČM ČSSD
Seats won 76 35 16
Seat change New Increase2 Increase16
Popular vote 1,924,483 909,490 422,736
Percentage 29.73% 14.00% 6.53%
Swing Increase0.76pp Increase2.42pp

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
  František Trnka.jpg Josef Lux 01.jpg Miroslav Sládek.jpg
Leader František Trnka Josef Lux Miroslav Sládek
Party LSU KDU–ČSL SPR-RSČ
Seats won 16 15 14
Seat change Increase16 Decrease5 New
Popular vote 421,988 406,341 387,026
Percentage 6.52% 6.28% 5.98%
Swing Decrease0.26pp Decrease2.14pp New

  Seventh party Eighth party
 
Leader Jan Kalvoda Jan Kryčer
Party ODA HSD-SMS
Seats won 14 14
Seat change New Decrease9
Popular vote 383,705 380,088
Percentage 5.93% 5.87%
Swing Decrease4.16pp

PM before election

Petr Pithart
Civic Movement

Elected PM

Václav Klaus
ODS

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National Council elections were held in the Czech part of Czechoslovakia on 5 and 6 June 1992,[1] alongside federal elections. The result was a victory for the Civic Democratic Party-Christian Democratic Party alliance, which won 76 of the 200 seats. Voter turnout was 85.0%.[2] When the Czech Republic became independent in 1993, the National Council became its Parliament.[3]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Civic Democratic Party-Christian Democratic Party 1,924,483 29.73 76
Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia 909,490 14.05 35
Czechoslovak Social Democracy 422,736 6.53 16
Liberal-Social Union 421,988 6.52 16
KDU-ČSL 406,341 6.28 15
SPR-RSČ 387,026 5.98 14
Civic Democratic Alliance 383,705 5.93 14
Movement for Autonomous Democracy–Party for Moravia and Silesia 380,088 5.87 14
Civic Movement 297,406 4.59 0
Pensioners for Life Security 244,319 3.77 0
Czechoslovak Businessmen's, Traders' and Farmers' Party 203,654 3.15 0
Club of Committed Non-Party Members 174,006 2.69 0
Independent Initiative 88,823 1.37 0
Friends of Beer Party 83,959 1.30 0
Movement for Social Justice 69,621 1.08 0
Democrats 92 37,839 0.58 0
Roma Civic Initiative 16,854 0.26 0
Republican Party and National Democratic Unity 11,115 0.17 0
National Socialist Party - National Social Party of Czechoslovakia 9,797 0.15 0
Invalid/blank votes 102,776
Total 6,756,026 100 200
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular vote
ODS-KDS
  
29.73%
KSČM
  
14.05%
ČSSD
  
6.53%
LSU
  
6.52%
KDU-ČSL
  
6.28%
SPR-RSČ
  
5.98%
ODA
  
5.93%
HSD-SMS
  
5.87%
OH
  
4.59%
DŽJ
  
3.77%
SPŽR ČR
  
3.15%
KAN
  
2.69%
Others
  
4.91%
Parliamentary seats
ODS-KDS
  
38.00%
KSČM
  
17.50%
ČSSD
  
8.00%
LSU
  
8.00%
KDU-ČSL
  
7.50%
SPR-RSČ
  
7.00%
ODA
  
7.00%
HSD-SMS
  
7.00%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p471 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p472
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p473