Election 1951

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
SSDP 26.5 53 26.5 +0.2
Maal 25.5 51 23.3 -0.9
SKDL 21.5 43 21.6 +1.6
KOK 14.0 28 14.6 -2.4
RKP-SFP 7.0 14 7.3 0.0
SK 5.0 10 5.7 +1.8
AS 0.5 1 0.3 -0.1
PMP 0 0.3 -0.0
Date
03 Jul 1951
Total seats: 200
Cabinets
20 Sep 1951 – Kekkonen III
09 Jul 1953 – Kekkonen IV
17 Nov 1953 – Tuomioja ·
Sources
International IDEA
Nohlen and Stöver (2010)
New York Times (NYT)
Tilastokeskus
YLE
Wikipedia
· EN – Finnish parliamentary election, 1951
Votes
Electorate: 2,448,239
Total votes: 1,825,779
Valid votes: 1,812,817
Calculated (2018-07-15 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 5.0 (4.8)
Disp. 1.7 · Adv.ratio: 1.67
Polarization (seats): 0.37
0.37
Description
President Paasikivi dissolved parliament on 8 December 1953 following a prolonged cabinet crisis (NYT).