Election 1979

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
SPO 51.9 95 51.0 +0.6
OVP 42.1 77 41.9 -1.0
FPO 6.0 11 6.1 +0.7
KPO 0 1.0 -0.2
Date
06 May 1979 – early election
Total seats: 183
Cabinets
05 Jun 1979 – Kreisky IV
Sources
Bundesministerium für Inneres
PARLINE IPU
Statistisches Jahrbuch Österreich
Wikipedia
· EN – Austrian legislative election, 1979
Votes
Electorate: 5,186,735
Total votes: 4,784,173
Valid votes: 4,729,251
Calculated (2018-03-20 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.3 (2.2)
Disp. 1.0 · Adv.ratio: 1.02
Polarization: 0.32
Description
Early election on 6 May 1979.
Parliament was dissolved on 21 February 1983 and a slightly earlier election date was set.