1933 Dutch general election

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1933 Dutch general election
Netherlands
← 1929 26 April 1933 1937 →
Turnout94.5%
Party Leader % Seats ±
RKSP Piet Aalberse 27.9% 28 -2
SDAP Johann Willem Albarda 21.5% 22 -2
ARP Hendrikus Colijn 13.4% 14 +2
CHU Dirk Jan de Geer 9.1% 10 -1
LSP Dirk Fock 7.0% 7 -1
VDB Dolf Joekes 5.1% 6 -1
CPN Louis de Visser 3.2% 4 +2
SGP Gerrit Hendrik Kersten 2.5% 3 0
RSP Henk Sneevliet 1.3% 1 +1
NBTMP Cornelis Vervoorn & Arend Braat 1.3% 1 0
RKVP Pius Aarts 1.1% 1 +1
CDU Harm van Houten 1.0% 1 +1
HGSP Casper Lingbeek 0.9% 1 0
VNH Cornelius Snijders 0.8% 1 New
This lists parties that won seats. See the complete results below.
Prime Minister before Prime Minister after
Beerenbrouck.jpg Charles Ruijs de Beerenbrouck
RKSP
Hendrikus Colijn
ARP
Hendrikus Colijn.png
Azure, billetty Or a lion with a coronet Or armed and langued Gules holding in his dexter paw a sword Argent hilted Or and in the sinister paw seven arrows Argent pointed and bound together Or. [The seven arrows stand for the seven provinces of the Union of Utrecht.] The shield is crowned with the (Dutch) royal crown and supported by two lions Or armed and langued gules. They stand on a scroll Azure with the text (Or) "Je Maintiendrai" (French for "I will maintain".)
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General elections were held in the Netherlands on 26 April 1933.[1] The Roman Catholic State Party remained the largest party in the House of Representatives, winning 28 of the 100 seats.[2]

Results[edit]

Men putting up election posters
Party Votes % Seats +/–
Roman Catholic State Party 1,037,364 27.9 28 –2
Social Democratic Workers' Party 798,632 21.5 22 –2
Anti-Revolutionary Party 499,892 13.4 14 +2
Christian Historical Union 339,809 9.1 10 –1
Liberal State Party 258,732 7.0 7 –1
Free-thinking Democratic League 188,952 5.1 6 –1
Communist Party Holland 118,238 3.2 4 +2
Reformed Political Party 93,274 2.5 3 0
Revolutionary Socialist Party 48,405 1.3 1 +1
National Farmers', Horticulturists' and Middle Class Party 47,688 1.3 1 0
Roman Catholic People's Party 40,904 1.1 1 +1
Christian Democratic Union 38,464 1.0 1 +1
Hervormd Gereformeerde Staatspartij 33,930 0.9 1 0
Alliance for National Reconstruction 30,332 0.8 1 New
General Workers' League 147,212 4.0 0 New
General Democratic Union 0 New
General Dutch Fascist League 0 New
General Welfare Party 0 0
General Dutch Tenants' League 0 New
Anti-Crisis Party 0 New
Central Democratic Labour Party 0 New
Christian Workers Party 0 0
Handeldrijvende Middenstand 0 New
Main and Manual Workers 0 0
Catholic Democratic League 0 New
Bongers List 0 New
De Wit List 0 New
Eijking List 0 New
Engels List 0 New
Groothuis List 0 New
Jacobs List 0 New
Triesscheijn List 0 New
Wolswinkel List 0 New
Limburg Federation 0 New
Market Traders 0 New
National Socialist Party 0 New
Nationaal Verbond Plicht, Orde, Recht 0 New
National Union of Labour Interest 0 New
National Workmen's Party 0 New
Dutch League of Taxpayers 0 New
Dutch Fascist Union 0 New
New Socialist Party 0 New
Independent Socialist Party 0 New
Independent Businessmen 0 New
Building and Reconciliation 0 New
Orange Fascists 0 New
Proletarian Group 0 New
Justice and Freedom 0 New
RK Bouwvakarbeiders 0 New
Roman Catholic Labour Party 0 New
Universal Party 0 New
Union of Nationalists 0 0
For General Welfare 0 New
Zuiderzee Party 0 New
Invalid/blank votes 177,827
Total 3,899,655 100 100 0
Registered voters/turnout 4,126,490 94.5
Source: Nohlen & Stöver
Popular Vote
RKSP
27.87%
SDAP
21.46%
ARP
13.43%
CHU
9.13%
LSP
6.95%
VDB
5.08%
CPH
3.18%
SGP
2.51%
RSP
1.30%
NBTMP
1.28%
RKVP
1.10%
CDU
1.03%
HGSP
0.91%
VNH
0.81%
Other
3.96%

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dieter Nohlen & Philip Stöver (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1395 ISBN 978-3-8329-5609-7
  2. ^ Nohlen & Stöver, p1412