1928 Luxembourg general election


Partial general elections were held in Luxembourg on 3 June 1928, electing 28 of the 52 seats in the Chamber of Deputies in the south and east of the country.[1][2] The Party of the Right won 13 of the 28 seats, and saw its total number of seats rise from 22 to 24.[2]

1928 Luxembourg general election

 1925 3 June 1928 1931 

28 out of 52 seats in the Chamber of Deputies
27 seats needed for a majority
Party Leader % Seats ±
LA 41.30 12 +4
Party of the Right Joseph Bech 39.84 24 +2
Radical Party 7.93 2 -1
Independent Group Hubert Loutsch 6.63 2 0
Independent Left Othon Decker 4.30 2 0
Union of the Left 4 -1
PNI 3 0
OR 1 0
Left Liberals 1 0
RP (Marcel Cahen) 1 0
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Joseph Bech
Party of the Right
Joseph Bech
Party of the Right

Results


PartyVotes%Seats
Not upElectedTotal+/–
Luxembourg Workers' Party352,97041.3021012+4
Party of the Right340,54539.84111324+2
Radical Party67,7917.93022–1
Independent Group56,6296.631120
Independent Left36,7734.300220
Union of the Left44–1
Independent National Party330
Independent Party of the Right110
Left Liberals110
Radical Party (Marcel Cahen)11New
Total854,708100.00242852+5
Valid votes57,88495.77
Invalid/blank votes2,5594.23
Total votes60,443100.00
Source: Nohlen & Stöver, Luxemburger Wort

By constituency

Constituency Seats Electorate Turnout Party Votes Seats

won

Est 7 19,335 Party of the Right 77,636 5
Independent Left 36,773 2
Independent Group 8,137 0
Sud 20 45,871 41,108 Workers' Party 352,970 10
Party of the Right 262,909 7
Radical Party 67,791 2
Independent Group 48,492 1
Source: Luxemburger Wort, Luxemburger Wort, Luxemburger Wort, Luxemburger Wort

References


  1. Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1244 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. Nohlen & Stöver, p1260