Liechtenstein general election, February 1953

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General elections were held in Liechtenstein on 15 February 1953.[1] The Progressive Citizens' Party won eight of the 15 seats in the Landtag,[2] but remained in coalition with the Patriotic Union.[3] This was the first and only election contested by the Workers' and Peasants' Party.

Results

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Progressive Citizens' Party 1,458 50.5 8 0
Patriotic Union 1,229 42.6 7 0
Workers' and Peasants' Party 198 6.9 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 132
Total 3,017 100 15 0
Registered voters/turnout 3,333 90.5
Source: Nohlen & Stöver

References

  1. Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1165 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. Nohlen & Stöver, p1182
  3. Nohlen & Stöver, p1157