Portuguese legislative election, 1899

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Portuguese legislative election, 1899

← 1897 26 November 1899 1900 →

138 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
  First party Second party
 
Party Progressive Regenerator
Seats won 91 39
Seats after Increase 3 Increase 16

  Third party
 
Party Republicans
Seats won 3
Seats after Increase 3

Prime Minister before election

José Luciano de Castro
Progressive

Prime Minister-elect

José Luciano de Castro
Progressive

Parliamentary elections were held in Portugal on 26 November 1899.[1] The result was a victory for the Progressive Party, which won 91 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Progressive Party 91 +3
Regeneration Party 39 +16
Portuguese Republican Party 3 New
Other parties and independents 5 +2
Invalid/blank votes
Total 138 +24
Registered voters/turnout 551,437
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

The results exclude seats from overseas territories.[2]

Parliamentary seats
Progressive
65.94%
Regenerator
28.26%
Republicans
2.17%
Others/Independent
3.62%

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