Luxembourg general election, 1931

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Partial general elections were held in Luxembourg on 7 June 1931, electing 25 of the 54 seats in the Chamber of Deputies in the centre and north of the country, as well as two seats in the south.[1][2] The Party of the Right won 14 of the 27 seats, and saw its total number of seats rise from 24 to 26.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes %[a] Seats
Elected New total +/–
Party of the Right 348,652 46.0 14 26 +2
Luxembourg Workers' Party 153,805 19.2 5 15 +3
Radical Socialist Party 78,464 9.2 2 4 –2
Radical Party (Marcel Cahen) 65,861 7.9 2 2 +1
Party of Farmers and the Middle Class 46,446 6.9 2 2 New
Progressive Democratic Party of the North 35,702 5.3 1 1 New
Independent Party 40,569 4.7 1 2 0
Communist Party of Luxembourg 6,264 0.7 0 0 New
Independent Left 2 0
Invalid/blank votes 3,878
Total 69,498 100 27 54 +2
Registered voters/turnout
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

a The percentage of votes is not related to the number of votes in the table, as voters could cast more votes in some constituencies than others, and is instead calculated based on the proportion of votes received in each constituency.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1244 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ a b Nohlen & Stöver, p1261
  3. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1254