Karjalainen I 1962

# Seats Share L-R
Maal 53 26.5 PM 5.8
KOK 32 16.0 7.2
RKP-SFP 1 13 6.5 6.4
SK 2 13 6.5 5.7
TPSL 3 2 1.0 3.3
1 Swedish People's Party (RKP-SFP) opposed income and property tax increases leading to the end of the cabinet in December 1963.
2 Finnish People's Party (SK) opposed income and property tax increases leading to the end of the cabinet in December 1963.
3 All three Social Democratic (TPSL) ministers resigned on 18 October 1963.
Description
Cabinet under PM Karjalainen was appointed on 13 April 1962 and resigned on 30 August 1963 in a dispute over farmer compensations. The cabinet reformed without the Social Democrats (TPSL) on 1 November and resigned in conflict over the 1964 budget on 17 December, announced three days before (NYT).
Dates
13 Apr 1962 — Election: 05 Feb 1962
Seats – type
113 (200) – surplus majority
Sources
New York Times (NYT)
Valtioneuvosto
Wikipedia
· EN – Ahti Karjalainen