Thai general election, September 1992

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Thai general election, September 1992
Thailand
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All 360 seats to the House of Representatives of Thailand
  First party Second party Third party
  Chuan Leekpai 2010-04-01.jpg
Leader Chuan Leekpai Pramarn Adireksarn Chatichai Choonhavan
Party Democrat Chart Thai National Development
Last election 10.6%, 44 16.4%, 74 New party
Seats won 79 77 60
Seat change Increase 35 Increase 3 New party
Percentage 21.0% 15.8% 15.9%

  Fourth party Fifth party
 
Leader Chavalit Yongchaiyudh Boonchu Rojanastien
Party New Aspiration Palang Dharma
Last election 22.4%, 72 11.5%, 41
Seats won 51 47
Seat change Decrease 21 Increase 6
Percentage 14.2% 18.0%

Prime Minister before election

Anand Panyarachun
Independent

Elected Prime Minister

Chuan Leekpai
Democrat

General elections were held in Thailand on 13 September 1992. The result was a victory for the Democrat Party, which won 79 of the 360 seats. Voter turnout was 61.6%.[1]

Results[edit]

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Democrat Party 9,703,672 21.0 79 +35
Palang Dharma Party 9,293,457 18.0 47 +6
National Development Party 7,332,388 15.9 60 New
Thai Nation Party 7,274,474 15.8 77 +3
New Aspiration Party 6,576,092 14.2 51 –21
Social Action Party 1,863,360 4.0 22 –9
Liberal Party 1,645,776 3.6 8 New
Thai Citizen Party 1,413,032 3.1 3 –4
Solidarity Party 1,067,237 2.3 8 +2
Mass Party 681,718 1.5 4 +3
People Party 242,221 0.5 1 –3
People's Force 73,460 0.2 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 503,534
Total 19,622,332 100 360 +3
Source: Nohlen et al.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p286 ISBN 0-19-924959-8