1994 Budapest mayoral election


The 1994 Budapest mayoral election was held on 11 December 1994 and was the first direct election to elect the Mayor of Budapest (főpolgármester). On the same day, local elections were held throughout Hungary, including the districts of Budapest. The election was run using a First-past-the-post voting system. The winner of this election served for 4 years.

1994 Budapest mayoral election

 1990 11 Dec 1994 1998 
 
Candidate Gábor Demszky János Latorcai Etele Baráth (hu)
Party SZDSZ KDNP MSZP
Alliance KDNP-MDF-Fidesz
Vote 215 374 168 731 155 365
Percentage 36.28% 28.43% 26.17%

Mayor before election

Gábor Demszky
SZDSZ

Elected Mayor

Gábor Demszky
SZDSZ

The election was won by the incumbent, Gábor Demszky.

Results


1994 Budapest mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
SZDSZ Gábor Demszky 215 374 36.28%
KDNP János Latorcai 168 731 28.43%
MSZP Etele Baráth 155 365 26.17%
FKGP János Szabó 33 651 5.67%
Workers' Party Pál Kollát 12 767 2.15%
Republican György Magyar 7 706 1.30%
Total votes '593 594' '100.0%'
SZDSZ hold

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