1973 Stockholm municipal election


A Stockholm municipal election was held on 16 September 1973 to allocate the 101 seats of the Stockholm City Council (Stockholms stadsfullmäktige) amongst the various Swedish political parties using a party-list proportional representation system. The election was held concurrently with a Swedish parliamentary election. Voter turnout for the municipal election in Stockholm was 88.6%.

Results


Party Votes Seats
# % # + –
Social Democrats
Socialdemokraterna (s)
183,321 39.4% 42 –4
Moderate Party
Moderaterna (m)
107,935 23.2% 23 +7
Centre Party
Centerpartiet (c)
65,247 14.0% 15 +5
People's Party
Folkpartiet (fp)
54,328 11.7% 12 –10
Left Party Communists
Vänsterpartiet kommunisterna(v)
41,626 8.9% 9 +2
Christian Democrats
Kristdemokraterna (kd)
5252 1.1% 0 ±0
Other parties 7,934 1.7% 0 ±0
Total 465,643 101 ±0
Invalid ballots 6,839

References


  • Statistics Sweden, "Kommunfullmäktigval - valresultat" (Swedish) [permanent dead link]
  • Statistics Sweden, "Kommunfullmäktigval - erhållna mandat efter kommun och parti. Valår 1973–2006" (Swedish) [permanent dead link]

See also