Election 1959

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
OVP 47.9 79 44.2 -1.8
SPO 47.3 78 44.8 +1.8
FPO 4.8 8 7.7 +1.2
KPO1 0 3.3 -1.1
1 Electoral alliance: Communists and Left Socialists (Kommunisten und Linkssozialisten)
Date
10 May 1959 – early election
Total seats: 165
Cabinets
16 Jul 1959 – Raab III
03 Nov 1960 – Raab IV
11 Apr 1961 – Gorbach I
Sources
Bundesministerium für Inneres
Statistisches Jahrbuch Österreich
Wikipedia
· EN – Austrian legislative election, 1959
Votes
Electorate: 4,696,603
Total votes: 4,424,658
Valid votes: 4,362,856
Calculated (2017-11-28 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.5 (2.2)
Disp. 4.4 · Adv.ratio: 1.08
Polarization: 0.32
Description
Early election on 10 May 1959.
Parliament was dissolved after the end of the Gorbach I cabinet.