Election 1976

# Seat share Seats Vote share ±
PS 40.7 107 36.6 -4.1
PPD 27.8 73 25.6 -2.8
CDS 16.0 42 16.8 +8.6
PCP 15.2 40 15.1 +1.7
UDP 0.4 1 1.8 +0.9
FSP 0 0.8 -0.4
Date
25 Apr 1976
Total seats: 263
Cabinets
23 Jul 1976 – Soares I
23 Jan 1978 – Soares II
29 Aug 1978 – Nobre da Costa ·
22 Nov 1978 – Mota Pinto ·
07 Jul 1979 – Pintassilgo ·
Sources
Comissão Nacional de Eleições
Reuters
Wikipedia
· EN – Portuguese legislative election, 1976
Votes
Electorate: 6,564,667
Total votes: 5,483,461
Valid votes: 5,225,765
Calculated (2018-09-11 ...)
ENP votes (seats): 4.0 (3.4)
Disp. 3.5 · Adv.ratio: 1.11
Polarization (seats): 0.45
0.45
Description
President Ramalho Eanes dissolved parliament and called new elections on 13 July 1979 (Reuters).