Mongolian legislative election, 1957

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Parliamentary elections were held in Mongolia on 16 June 1957.[1] At the time, the country was a one-party state under the rule of the Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party. The MPRP won 178 of the 233 seats, with the remaining 55 seats going to non-party candidates, who had been appointed by the MPRP due to their social status.[2] Voter turnout was reported to be 100%, with only 37 registered voters failing to cast a ballot.


Party Votes % Seats +/–
Mongolian People's Revolutionary Party 178 –14
Non-party candidates 55 –48
Invalid/blank votes
Total 509,494 100 233 -62
Source: Nohlen et al.


  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p490 ISBN 0-19-924959-8
  2. ^ Nohlen et al., p505