Election 1972

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
LP 63.2 55 48.4 +4.2
NP 36.8 32 41.5 -3.7
SCP 0 6.7 -2.4
VP 0 2.0
Date
25 Nov 1972
Total seats: 87
Cabinets
08 Dec 1972 – Kirk
06 Sep 1974 – Rowling
Sources
New Zealand Yearbook
Wikipedia
· EN – New Zealand general election, 1972
Votes
Electorate: 1,569,937
Total votes: 1,410,240
Valid votes: 1,401,152
Calculated (2018-03-20 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.4 (1.9)
Disp. 12.1 · Adv.ratio: 1.31
Polarization: 0.24