Election 1949

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
NP 57.5 46 51.9 +3.5
LP 42.5 34 47.2 -4.1
CPNZ 0.3 +0.2
Date
30 Nov 1949
Total seats: 80
Cabinets
08 Dec 1949 – Holland I
Sources
CLEA
Nohlen ea. (2001)
New York Times (NYT)
Wikipedia
· EN – New Zealand general election, 1949
Votes
Electorate: 1,148,748
Total votes: 1,079,878
Valid votes: 1,073,154
Calculated (2018-07-15 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.0 (2.0)
Disp. 5.2 · Adv.ratio: 1.11
Polarization (seats): 0.38
0.39
Description
Parliament was dissolved following dispute over a dock strike.