Election 1956

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
OVP 49.7 82 46.0 +4.7
SPO 44.8 74 43.0 +0.9
FPO 3.6 6 6.5 -4.4
KPO1 1.8 3 4.4 -0.9
no-seat2 0 0.0
1 Electoral alliance: Communists and Left Socialists (Kommunisten und Linkssozialisten)
2 Free Workers Movement (Freie Arbeiterbewegung Österreichs)
Date
13 May 1956 – early election
Total seats: 165
Cabinets
29 Jun 1956 – Raab II
Sources
Bundesministerium für Inneres
Statistisches Jahrbuch Österreich
Wikipedia
· EN – Austrian legislative election, 1956
Votes
Electorate: 4,614,464
Total votes: 4,427,711
Valid votes: 4,351,908
Calculated (2018-10-19 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.5 (2.2)
Disp. 4.0 · Adv.ratio: 1.08
Polarization (seats): 0.37
0.33
Description
Early election on 13 May 1956.
Parliament was dissolved after the end of the Raab II cabinet.