1905 Dutch general election

General elections were held in the Netherlands on 16 June 1905.[1] The Liberal Union remained the largest party, winning 34 of the 100 seats in the House of Representatives.[2]

1905 Dutch general election
Netherlands
← 1901 16 June 1905 1909 →
Party Leader % Seats +/–
LU Hendrik Goeman Borgesius 28.18 34 +8
ARP Abraham Kuyper 24.66 15 -7
ABRKK Maximilien Kolkman 13.13 25 0
SDAP Pieter Jelles Troelstra 11.24 7 0
CHP Alexander de Savornin Lohman 10.76 8 -2
VDB Hendrik Drucker 8.84 11 +2
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Abraham Kuyper 1905 (1).jpg Abraham Kuyper
ARP
Theo de Meester
LU
Theo de Meester-2.jpg

ResultsEdit

 
PartyVotes%Seats+/–
Liberal Union164,37628.1834+8
Anti-Revolutionary Party143,84324.6615–7
General League of Roman Catholic Caucuses76,60513.13250
Social Democratic Workers' Party65,56111.2470
Christian Historical Party62,77010.768–2
Free-thinking Democratic League51,5958.8411+2
Other parties18,6383.190–1
Total583,388100.001000
Registered voters/turnout752,692
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1395 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1412