Election 1956

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
Sj 36.5 19 42.4 +5.3
F1 32.7 17 15.6 -6.3
A 15.4 8 18.3 +2.7
Ab 15.4 8 19.2
MJ
SA-S
Thva 0 4.5 -1.5
1 Electoral alliance: (F/A) with joint program and coordination of candidates across constituencies – the Alliance of Fear (Hardarson 2002, 144).
Date
24 Jun 1956 – early election
Total seats: 52
Cabinets
24 Jul 1956 – Jonasson V
23 Dec 1958 – Jonsson I
Sources
Guðmundur and Magnússon (1997)
personal communication
Wikipedia
· EN – Icelandic parliamentary election, 1956
Votes
Electorate: 91,618
Total votes: 84,355
Valid votes: 82,678
Calculated (2018-07-15 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 3.6 (3.5)
Disp. 13.6 · Adv.ratio: 2.10
Polarization (seats): 0.47
0.43
Description
Early election on 24 June 1956.