1936 Egyptian parliamentary election

Parliamentary elections were held in Egypt in May 1936.[1] The result was a victory for the Wafd Party, which won 169 of the 232 seats.[1]


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  First party Second party Third party
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Leader Mustafa el-Nahhas Muhammad Mahmoud Pasha Hafiz Ramadan Bey
Party Wafd Liberal Constitutional Watani
Seats won 169 17 4

Prime Minister before election

Ali Mahir Pasha
Ittihad Party

Subsequent Prime Minister

Mustafa el-Nahhas
Wafd Party

ResultsEdit

PartySeats+/–
Wafd Party169–29
Liberal Constitutional Party17
Watani Party4
Independents42
Total232–4
Source: Sternberger et al.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Dolf Sternberger, Bernhard Vogel, Dieter Nohlen & Klaus Landfried (1978) Die Wahl der Parlamente: Band II: Afrika, Erster Halbband, p294 (in German)