Election 1979

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
LDP 48.5 248 44.6 +2.8
JSP 20.9 107 19.7 -1.0
K 11.2 57 9.8 -1.1
JCP 7.6 39 10.4 +0.0
DSP 6.8 35 6.8 +0.5
none 3.7 19 4.9
NLC 0.8 4 3.0 -1.2
SDF 0.4 2 0.7
Date
07 Oct 1979 – early election
Total seats: 511
Cabinets
09 Nov 1979 – Ohira II
Sources
PARLINE IPU
Wikipedia
· EN – Japanese general election, 1979
Votes
Electorate: 80,169,924
Total votes: 54,518,515
Valid votes: 54,010,121
Calculated (2018-03-20 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 3.8 (3.3)
Disp. 4.1 · Adv.ratio: 1.14
Polarization: 0.53
Description
Parliament was dissolved on 19 May 1980 after the government lost a confidence vote.