Faroese general election, 1970

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Faroese general election, 1970
Faroe Islands
← 1966 7 November 1970 1974 →
Party Leader % Seats ±
Social Democratic J. F. Øregaard 27.2% 7 0
Republican Erlendur Patursson 21.9% 6 +1
Union Trygve Samuelsen 21.7% 6 0
People's Hákun Djurhuus 20.0% 5 -1
Self-Government Niels Poulsen 5.6% 1 0
Progress Kjartan Mohr 3.5% 1 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Kristian Djurhuus
Union
Atli Dam
Social Democratic
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General elections were held in the Faroe Islands on 7 November 1970. The Social Democratic Party emerged as the largest party in the Løgting, winning 7 of the 26 seats.[1]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Social Democratic Party 4,916 27.2 7 0
Republican Party 3,962 21.9 6 +1
Union Party 3,921 21.7 6 0
People's Party 3,617 20.0 5 –1
Self-Government Party 1,010 5.6 1 0
Progress Party 637 3.5 1 0
Total 18,064 100 26 0
Source: Election Passport

References[edit]

  1. ^ Faroes/DK Parties and elections in Europe