1979 Turkish Senate election

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Turkey held senate elections on 14 October 1979. In this election 50 members of the senate were elected.( 50 members for 1/3 of the senate) [1]

Party Party leader Vote total Vote percentage Seats
Justice Party (AP) Süleyman Demirel 2,215,053 46.8 % 33
Republican People's Party (CHP) Bülent Ecevit 1,378,224 29.1 % 12
National Salvation Party (MSP) Necmettin Erbakan 459,040 9.7 % 4
National Movement Party (MHP) Alparslan Türkeş 312,241 6,1 % 1
Republican Reliance Party (CGP) Turhan Feyzioğlu 117,749 2.5 %
Socialist Workers' Party of Turkey (TSİP) 62,105 1.3 %
Turkey Unity Party (TBP) Mustafa Timisi 55,775 1.2 %
Workers Party of Turkey (TİP) Behice Boran 33,720 0.7 %
Socialist Revolution Party Mehmet Ali Aybar 33,548 0.7%
Independents 63,093 1.3 %

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Results of the senate elections" (in Turkish). Archived from the original on 2012-03-13. Retrieved 2010-12-20.