Election 1972

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
LDP 55.2 271 46.9 -0.8
JSP 24.0 118 21.9 +0.5
JCP 7.7 38 10.5 +3.7
K 5.9 29 8.5 -2.5
DSP 3.9 19 7.0 -0.8
none 2.9 14 5.1
etc 0.4 2
Date
10 Dec 1972 – early election
Total seats: 491
Cabinets
22 Dec 1972 – Tanaka II
09 Dec 1974 – Miki
Sources
PARLINE IPU
Wikipedia
· EN – Japanese general election, 1972
Votes
Electorate: 73,769,637
Total votes: 52,934,894
Valid votes: 52,425,079
Calculated (2018-09-11 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 3.4 (2.7)
Disp. 7.2 · Adv.ratio: 1.18
Polarization (seats): 0.55
0.57