Portuguese legislative election, 1878

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Parliamentary elections were held in Portugal on 13 October 1878.[1] The result was a victory for the Regeneration Party, which won 97 seats.[2]


Party Votes % Seats
Regeneration Party 97
Progressive Party 22
Constituent Party 14
Portuguese Republican Party 1
Other parties and independents 3
Invalid/blank votes
Total 523,929 100 137
Registered voters/turnout 824,726 63.5
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

The results exclude the seats from overseas territories.[2]


  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1541 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ a b Nohlen & Stöver, p1556