Abe III 2012

# Seats Share L-R
LDP 294 61.3 PM 8.0
NK 31 6.5 5.7
Description
PM Abe won an investiture vote (yes: 328, total: 478 [lower house]; yes: 107, total: 234 [upper house]) on 26 December 2012 and the cabinet was appointed the same day.
PM Abe was seeking a new mandate in fall 2012 and dissolved parliament. Cabinet ended with an early election on 14 December 2014.
Dates
26 Dec 2012 — Election: 16 Dec 2012
Seats – type
325 (480) – surplus majority
Sources
Kyodo
Wikipedia
· EN – Shinz· Abe