Election 1981

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
CVP 20.3 43 19.3 -6.8
PS 16.5 35 12.7 -0.3
PVV 13.2 28 12.9 +2.6
SP 12.3 26 12.4 0.0
PRL 11.3 24 8.6 +2.7
VU 9.4 20 9.8 +2.8
PSC 8.5 18 7.1 -3.0
FDF 2.8 6 2.5 -1.7
RvA-UpD 1.4 3 2.7 +1.8
Ecolo 0.9 2 2.5
Agalev 0.9 2 2.3
KPB-PCB 0.9 2 2.3 -1.0
RW 0.9 2 1.7 -1.2
VB 0.5 1 1.1 -0.3
PA-PTB 0 0.7 -0.1
Date
08 Nov 1981 – early election
Total seats: 212
Cabinets
17 Dec 1981 – Martens V
Sources
CEVIPOL
IBZ
Wikipedia
· EN – Belgian general election, 1981
Votes
Electorate: 6,877,466
Total votes: 6,502,070
Valid votes: 6,025,027
Calculated (2019-01-16 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 9.0 (7.6)
Disp. 4.1 · Adv.ratio: 1.32
Polarization (seats): 0.38
0.35
Description
Election on 8 November 1981. Voting age reduced to 18.