Election 1997

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
BE 5.8 14 5.6
BBB 5.0 12 5.3 +0.5
ODS 57.1 137 49.2
SDS
BZNS
PBSD
DP
DL 24.2 58 22.4 -21.1
BSP
PKE
BZNS-AS
ONS 7.9 19 7.6
ZP
SNI
DPS
BZNS-NP
KPB 0 1.3 -0.2
OT-SII 0 1.1
Date
19 Apr 1997 – early election
Total seats: 240
Cabinets
21 May 1997 – Kostov
Sources
Bugajski (2002)
Electoral Studies
Essex CEE elections database
Wikipedia
· EN – Bulgarian parliamentary election, 1997
Votes
Electorate: 7,289,956
Total votes: 4,291,258
Valid votes: 4,256,928
Calculated (2018-09-11 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 3.3 (2.5)
Disp. 5.9 · Adv.ratio: 1.16
Polarization (seats): 0.38
0.39
Description
Early election on 19 April 1997.