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General elections were held in the Netherlands on 1 July 1925.[1] The General League of Roman Catholic Caucuses remained the largest party in the House of Representatives, winning 30 of the 100 seats.[2]

1925 Dutch general election
Netherlands
← 1922 1 July 1925 1929 →
Turnout91.4%
Party Leader % Seats ±
ABRKK Willem Hubert Nolens 28.6% 30 -2
SDAP Pieter Jelles Troelstra 22.9% 24 +4
ARP Hendrikus Colijn 12.2% 13 -3
CHU Johannes de Visser 9.9% 11 0
LSP Hendrik Coenraad Dresselhuijs 8.7% 9 -1
VDB Henri Marchant 6.1% 7 +2
SGP Gerrit Hendrik Kersten 2.0% 2 +1
PB Arend Braat 2.0% 1 -1
CPN David Wijnkoop 1.2% 1 -1
RKVP Pius Aarts 1.2% 1 New
HGSP Casper Lingbeek 1.0% 1 +1
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Beerenbrouck.jpg Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck
ABRKK
Hendrikus Colijn
ARP
Hendrikus Colijn.png

ResultsEdit

 
A 1925 SDAP election poster
Party Votes % Seats +/–
General League of Roman Catholic Caucuses 883,333 28.6 30 –2
Social Democratic Workers' Party 706,689 22.9 24 +4
Anti-Revolutionary Party 377,426 12.2 13 –3
Christian Historical Union 305,587 9.9 11 0
Liberal State Party 269,564 8.7 9 –1
Free-thinking Democratic League 187,183 6.1 7 +2
Farmers' League Left 62,639 2.0 1 –1
Reformed Political Party 62,513 2.0 2 +1
Communist Party Holland 36,770 1.2 1 –1
Roman Catholic People's Party 36,571 1.2 1 New
Hervormd Gereformeerde Staatspartij 30,258 1.0 1 +1
Union of Actualists 127,329 4.1 0 New
Austerity League 0 0
Christian Democratic Union 0 0
Democratic Party 0 0
Land Party 0 0
Agriculture Party 0 New
Middle Class Party 0 New
New National Party 0 New
Party for Pension Interests 0 0
Contributory State Pension 0 New
Protestant People's Party 0 0
Rapaille Partij 0 0
Rentetrekkers 0 New
Revolutionary Work Committee 0 New
Socialist Party 0 0
Sport Party 0 New
Patriotic Party 0 New
Free Thinkers 0 New
Free-thinkers Christian Party 0 New
Wild Party 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 150,729
Total 3,236,591 100 100 0
Registered voters/turnout 3,543,058 91.4
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular Vote
RKSP
28.63%
SDAP
22.90%
ARP
12.23%
CHU
9.90%
VB
8.74%
VDB
6.07%
SGP
2.03%
PB
1.42%
CPH
1.19%
RKVP
1.19%
HGSP
0.98%
NMP
0.75%
Other
3.98%

ReferencesEdit

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