Election 1955

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
JDP 39.6 185 36.6
LP-50 24.0 112 26.6 -12.3
LWSP 19.1 89 15.4 +2.3
RWSP 14.3 67 13.9 +0.4
etc 1.7 8
LFP 0.9 4 1.0 0.0
JCP 0.4 2 2.0 +0.1
Date
27 Feb 1955 – early election
Total seats: 467
Cabinets
18 Mar 1955 – Hatoyama I II
22 Nov 1955 – Hatoyama I III
20 Dec 1956 – Ishibashi
25 Feb 1957 – Kishi I
Sources
Mackie and Rose (1991)
Nohlen ea. (2001)
Wikipedia
· EN – Japanese general election, 1955
Votes
Electorate: 49,235,375
Total votes: 37,334,338
Valid votes: 37,014,837
Calculated (2017-11-28 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 4.0 (3.7)
Disp. 4.0 · Adv.ratio: 1.24
Polarization: 0.64
Description
Parliament was dissolved on 25 April 1958.