Romanian general election, 1919

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Romanian general election, 1919
Kingdom of Romania
← 1918 4-8 November 1919 1920 →

All 568 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
All 216 seats in the Senate
  Majority party Minority party Third party
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Leader Alexandru Vaida-Voevod Ion I. C. Brătianu Pan Halippa
Party PNR PNL PTB
Leader's seat Cluj County Gorj County Bălți County
Seats won 169 C / 76 S 103 C / 54 S 72 C / 35 S

Prime Minister before election

Artur Văitoianu
Independent

Subsequent Prime Minister

Alexandru Vaida-Voevod
Romanian National Party

General elections were held in Romania between 4 and 8 November 1919.[1] The Romanian National Party emerged as the largest party in Parliament, winning 169 of the 568 seats in the Chamber of Deputies and 76 of the 216 seats in the Senate.[2]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats
Chamber Senate
Romanian National Party 169 76
National Liberal Party 103 54
Bessarabian Peasants' Party 72 35
Peasants' Party 61 28
Democratic Nationalist Party 27 9
Democratic Union Party 20 7
Progressive Conservative Party 13 4
Group of Transylvanian Saxons 8 3
National Democratic Hungarian-Szekler Party 8 0
Socialist Party 7 0
People's League 7 0
Swabian Group 6 0
Transylvanian Peasants' Party 4 0
National Union from Banat 4 0
Other parties 59 0
Invalid/blank votes
Total 568 216
Registered voters/turnout
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1591 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, pp1609–1611

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