1950 South Korean legislative election

Legislative elections were held in South Korea on 30 May 1950.[1] The elections resulted in a tie between the Democratic Nationalist Party and the Korea Nationalist Party, which both won 24 seats. Voter turnout was 91.9%.

ResultsEdit

Party Votes % Seats
Democratic Nationalist Party 683,910 9.8 24
Korea Nationalist Party 677,173 9.7 24
National Association 473,153 6.8 14
Korea Youth Party 227,539 3.3 10
Korean Federation of Trade Unions 117,939 1.7 3
Socialist Party 89,413 1.3 2
Ilmin Club 71,239 1.0 3
Korea Independence Workers Party 45,813 0.7 0
National Independence Federation 33,464 0.5 1
Korea Independence Party 17,745 0.3 0
Other parties 152,365 2.2 3
Independents 4,397,287 62.9 126
Invalid/blank votes 765,036
Total 7,752,076 100 210
Registered voters/turnout 8,434,737 91.9
Source: Nohlen et al.

Results by city/provinceEdit

Region Total
seats
Seats won
Democratic Nationalist Nationalist National Association Youth Federation of Trade Unions Socialist Ilmin Club National Independence Federation Other Ind.
Seoul 16 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 7
Gyeonggi 30 4 4 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 20
Gangwon 12 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 6
North Chungcheong 12 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
South Chungcheong 19 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 11
North Jeolla 22 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 15
South Jeolla 30 9 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 13
North Gyeongsang 34 2 3 1 4 0 0 1 0 1 22
South Gyeongsang 32 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 26
Jeju 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Total 210 28 19 13 9 3 2 3 1 3 129
Source: National Election Commission

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p420 ISBN 0-19-924959-8