Egyptian parliamentary election, 1995

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Egyptian parliamentary election, 1995
Egypt
← 1990 29 November 1995
6 December 1995
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All 454 seats to the People's Assembly of Egypt
227 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party
  Ganzouri.jpeg Fouad Serageddin.jpg
Leader Kamal Ganzouri Fouad Serageddin
Party NDP New Wafd
Seats won 318 6

Prime Minister before election

Atef Sedki
National Democratic Party

Subsequent Prime Minister

Kamal Ganzouri
National Democratic Party

Parliamentary elections were held in Egypt on 29 November 1995, with a second round for 168 seats on 6 December.[1] The result was a victory for the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP), which won 318 seats. Following the election, 99 of the 112 independents also joined the NDP.[1] Voter turnout was reported to be 47.99%.[1]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
National Democratic Party 318 –30
New Wafd Party 6 New
National Progressive Unionist Party 5 –1
Arab Democratic Nasserist Party 1 New
Socialist Labour Party 1 New
Liberal Socialists Party 1 New
Independents 112 +29
Presidential appointees 10 0
Invalid/blank votes 259,075
Total 10,072,017 100 454 0
Registered voters/turnout 20,987,453 47.99
Source: IPU

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Egypt: Elections held in 1995 Inter-Parliamentary Union