1894 Portuguese legislative election

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1894 Portuguese legislative election

← 1892 15 April 1894 1895 →

152 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
77 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Serpa Pimentel.jpg José Malhoa - Portrait of José Luciano de Castro - Google Art Project.jpg No image.png
Leader António de Serpa Pimentel José Luciano de Castro Political Directory
Party Regenerator Progressive Republicans
Leader since 1887 1885 1876
Last election 103 seats 45 seats 4 seats
Seats won 101 33 2
Seats after Decrease 2 Decrease 12 Decrease 2

Prime Minister before election

Ernesto Hintze Ribeiro
Regenerator

Prime Minister-elect

Ernesto Hintze Ribeiro
Regenerator

Parliamentary elections were held in Portugal on 15 April 1894.[1] The result was a victory for the Regeneration Party, which won 101 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Regeneration Party 101
Progressive Party 33 –12
Portuguese Republican Party 2 –2
Other parties and independents 16
Invalid/blank votes
Total 152 0
Registered voters/turnout 986,233
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

The results exclude the six seats won at national level and those from overseas territories.[2]

Parliamentary seats
Regenerator
66.45%
Progressive
21.71%
Republicans
1.32%
Others/Independent
10.53%

References[edit]

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