1933 Norwegian parliamentary election

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1933 Norwegian parliamentary election
Flag of Norway.svg
  1930 16 October 1933 1936  

All 150 seats in the Norwegian Parliament
76 seats were needed for a majority
 First partySecond partyThird party
  Torp.PNG 33606 C.J. Hambro.jpg Johan Ludwig Mowinckel.jpg
Leader Oscar Torp C. J. Hambro Johan Ludwig Mowinckel
Party Labour Conservative Liberal
Last election47 seats, 31.4%39 seats, 27.4%33 seats, 20.2%
Seats won693024
Seat changeIncrease2.svg22Decrease2.svg9Decrease2.svg9
Popular vote500,526252,506 (H+FF)213,153
Percentage40.1%20.2% (H+FF)17.7%

 Fourth partyFifth partySixth party
  Jens Hundseid.jpeg Rolf Thommessen.PNG
Leader Jens Hundseid Rolf Thommessen Bertram Dybwad Brochmann
Party Farmers' Free-minded Society
Last election25 seats, 15.9%5 seats, 2.6%/ with H New
Seats won2311
Seat changeDecrease2.svg2Decrease2.svg4Increase2.svg1
Popular vote173,63420,184/All. with H 18,786
Percentage13.9%1.6%/—1.5%

 Seventh partyEighth party
 
Leader Ingebrigt Bjørø  ?
Party Christian Democratic Radical People's
Last electionNew1 seat, 0.8%
Seats won11
Seat changeIncrease2.svg1Steady2.svg0
Popular vote10,2726,858
Percentage0.8%0.5%

Prime Minister before election

Johan Ludwig Mowinckel
Liberal

Prime Minister after election

Johan Ludwig Mowinckel
Liberal

Parliamentary elections were held in Norway on 16 October 1933. [1] [2] The result was a victory for the Labour Party, which won 69 of the 150 seats in the Storting.

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Results

1933 Storting.svg
PartyVotes%Seats+/–
Labour Party 500,52640.0869+22
Conservative Party [lower-alpha 1] 252,50620.2230–9
Free-minded People's Party [lower-alpha 1] 0–2
Liberal Party 213,15317.0724–9
Farmers' Party 173,63413.9123–2
Nasjonal Samling 27,8502.230New
Communist Party 22,7731.8200
Free-minded People's Party [lower-alpha 1] 20,1841.621–2
Society Party 18,7861.501New
Christian Democratic Party 10,2720.821New
Radical People's Party 6,8580.5510
Other parties2,1300.170
Wild votes140.00
Total1,248,686100.001500
Valid votes1,248,68699.49
Invalid/blank votes6,3520.51
Total votes1,255,038100.00
Registered voters/turnout1,643,49876.36
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

Notes

  1. 1 2 3 The Conservative Party and the Free-minded People's Party continued their alliance, but in some constituencies the Free-minded People's Party ran separate lists. [3]

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References

  1. Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1438 ISBN   978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. Arneson, Ben A. (1934). "Democratized Socialism Makes Gains in Norway". American Political Science Review. 28 (1): 109–112. doi:10.2307/1946726. ISSN   0003-0554.
  3. Nohlen & Stöver, p1450