Taiwan National Assembly election, 1996

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National Assembly elections were held in the Republic of China on 23 March 1996, the first direct presidential election was also held on the same day.[1] The result was a victory for the Kuomintang, which won 183 of the 334 seats. Voter turnout was 76.2%.

Results[edit]

Popular vote of each district
Party Votes % Seats +/–
Kuomintang 5,180,829 49.7 183 –71
Democratic Progressive Party 3,121,423 29.9 99 +33
New Party 1,417,209 13.6 46 New
Green Party Taiwan 113,942 1.1 0 New
Chinese Youth Party 6,197 0.1 0 0
Labor Party 4,340 0.0 0 0
Modern Progressive Party 4,029 0.0 0 New
Independents 572,961 5.5 6 +4
Invalid/blank votes 340,836
Total 10,769,224 100 334 +9
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p535 ISBN 0-19-924959-8