Election 1978

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
NP 55.4 51 39.8 -7.6
LP 43.5 40 40.4 +0.7
SCP 1.1 1 16.1 +8.6
VP 0 2.4 -2.8
Date
25 Nov 1978
Total seats: 92
Cabinets
12 Dec 1978 – Muldoon II
Sources
Wilson (1985)
New Zealand Yearbook
Wikipedia
· EN – New Zealand general election, 1978
Votes
Electorate: 2,126,724
Total votes: 1,721,443
Valid votes: 1,710,173
Calculated (2018-07-15 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 2.9 (2.0)
Disp. 15.5 · Adv.ratio: 1.39
Polarization (seats): 0.26
0.29