1990 Saarland state election

The 1990 Saarland state election was held on 28 January 1990 to elect the members of the Landtag of Saarland. The incumbent Social Democratic Party (SPD) government led by Minister-President Oskar Lafontaine was returned with an increased majority and continued in office.

1990 Saarland state election

 1985 28 January 1990 1994 

All 51 seats of the Landtag of Saarland
26 seats needed for a majority
Turnout694,101 (83.2%)
1.8%
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader Oskar Lafontaine Klaus Töpfer
Party SPD CDU FDP
Last election 26 seats, 49.2% 20 seats, 37.3% 5 seats, 10.0%
Seats won 30 18 3
Seat change 4 2 2
Popular vote 377,501 231,983 39,113
Percentage 54.4% 33.4% 5.6%
Swing 5.2% 3.9% 4.4%

Minister-President before election

Oskar Lafontaine
SPD

Elected Minister-President

Oskar Lafontaine
SPD