1901 Portuguese legislative election

Parliamentary elections were held in Portugal on 6 October 1901, the third in three years.[1] The result was a victory for the Regeneration Party, which won 100 seats.[2]

1901 Portuguese legislative election

← 1900 6 October 1901 1904 →

148 seats to the Chamber of Deputies
75 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party Third party
  Retrato do conselheiro Hintze Ribeiro.png José Malhoa - Portrait of José Luciano de Castro - Google Art Project.jpg O conselheiro João Franco, último presidente do Conselho de Dom Carlos.png
Leader Ernesto Hintze Ribeiro José Luciano de Castro João Franco
Party Regenerator Progressive Liberal Regenerator
Last election 104 seats 28 seats New
Seats won 100 41 1
Seats after Decrease 4 Increase 13 New

Portugal Chamber of Deputies 1901.svg

Prime Minister before election

Ernesto Hintze Ribeiro
Regenerator

Prime Minister after election

Ernesto Hintze Ribeiro
Regenerator

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Regeneration Party 100 –4
Progressive Party 41 +13
Liberal Regenerator Party 1 New
Other parties and independents 6 0
Invalid/blank votes
Total 148 +10
Registered voters/turnout
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

The results exclude seats from overseas territories.[2]

Parliamentary seats
Regenerator
67.57%
Progressive
27.70%
Liberal Regenerator
0.68%
Others/Independent
4.05%

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1541 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ a b Nohlen & Stöver, p1557