1998 Faroese general election

General elections were held in the Faroe Islands on 30 April 1998.

1998 Faroese general election
Faroe Islands
← 1994 30 April 1998 2002 →
Party Leader % Seats +/–
Republic Heini O. Heinesen 23.8% 8 +4
Social Democratic Jóannes Eidesgaard 21.9% 7 +2
People's Anfinn Kallsberg 21.3% 8 +2
Union Edmund Joensen 18.0% 6 -2
Self-Government Helena Dam á Neystabø 7.6% 2 0
Centre Bill Justinussen 4.1% 1 -1
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister
Edmund Joensen
Union
Anfinn Kallsberg
People's

ResultsEdit

 
PartyVotes%Seats+/–
Republican Party6,58423.788+4
Social Democratic Party6,06321.907+2
People's Party5,88621.268+2
Union Party4,99518.046–2
Self-Government Party2,1167.6420
Centre Party1,1254.061–1
Christian People's Party6982.520–2
Workers' Union2150.780–3
Total27,682100.00320
Valid votes27,68299.30
Invalid/blank votes1940.70
Total votes27,876100.00
Registered voters/turnout31,60988.19
Source: Løgting

See alsoEdit