1892 Danish Folketing election

Folketing elections were held in Denmark on 20 April 1892.[1]

1892 Danish Folketing election

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All 102 seats to the Folketing
52 seats were needed for a majority
  First party Second party
 
Party Moderate Venstre Højre
Last election New 24 seats, 39.7%
Seats won 39 31
Seat change Increase39 Increase7
Popular vote 63,000 78,000
Percentage 28.1% 34.8%

  Third party Fourth party
 
Party Venstre Social Democrats
Last election 75 seats, 53.0% 3 seats, 7.3%
Seats won 30 2
Seat change Decrease45 Decrease1
Popular vote 63,000 20,000
Percentage 28.1% 8.9%

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Højre 78,000 34.8 31 +7
Moderate Venstre 63,000 28.1 39 New
Venstre Reform Party 63,000 28.1 30 –45
Social Democratic Party 20,000 8.9 2 –1
Total 102 0
Registered voters/turnout 363,277 63.8
Source: Hatting[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Hatting, Jørgen (1950). "Valgdeltagelsen efter 1866". In Fabricius, K.; Frisch, H.; Hjelholt, H.; Mackeprang, M.; Møller, A. (eds.). Den Danske Rigsdag 1849-1949 bind III - Rigsdagen og folket (in Danish). Copenhagen: J. H. Schultz Forlag. p. 89.
  • Mackie, Thomas T. & Rose, Richard (1974). The International Almanac of Electoral History. London: Macmillan, p. 88.
  • Møller, P. (1950). Politisk haandbog: en samling konkrete oplysninger (in Danish). Copenhagen: Hagerup, p. 308.