Election 1953

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
LP-50 42.7 199 38.9 -9.0
RK 16.3 76 17.9 -0.3
LWSP 15.5 72 13.1 +3.2
RWSP 14.2 66 13.5 +2.1
LP(H) 7.5 35 8.8
etc 2.6 12
LFP 1.1 5 1.0 +0.3
JCP 0.2 1 1.9 -0.6
Date
19 Apr 1953 – early election
Total seats: 466
Cabinets
19 May 1953 – Yoshida V
09 Dec 1954 – Hatoyama I I ·
Sources
Mackie and Rose (1991)
Wikipedia
· EN – Japanese general election, 1953
Votes
Electorate: 47,090,167
Total votes: 34,946,130
Valid votes: 34,602,445
Calculated (2018-10-19 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 4.4 (3.9)
Disp. 3.7 · Adv.ratio: 1.18
Polarization (seats): 0.58
0.59
Description
Parliament was dissolved on 24 January 1955.