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The Bijani House of Representatives election of 1949 was held on Sunday, March 6, 1949, to elect the 150 members of the 1st Bijani House of Representatives.  This was the first election to take place in Bijan pursuant to the country's new constitution, which came into effect on January 1, 1949.  Fourteen parties took part in the election, with eight of them securing at least one seat in the House.  The Bijani National Party received a majority of the votes cast, and won 95 of the 150 seats.  Nearly 3.8 million Bijanis voted in the election, representing a voter turnout of 83.9%.

Result

Bijani House of Representatives election, 1949: Summary
Party Votes  % Seats
  Bijani National Party 1,799,683 53.1 95
  Social Democratic Party 459,817 13.6 26
  Alliance of Dutch Voters 216,390 6.4 9
  Christian Democratic Party 200,468 5.9 8
  Traditionalist Party 183,577 5.4 3
  Liberal Democratic Party of Bijan 157,099 4.6 4
  Farmers' and Fishermen's Party 139,071 4.1 4
  New Bijan Party 65,802 1.9 0
  Bijan Above All 47,450 1.4 1
  Bijani People's Party 37,626 1.1 0
  Pensioners Party 34,589 1.0 0
  Bijani Citizens Movement 26,063 0.8 0
  Communist Party of Bijan 17,019 0.5 0
  Marxist–Leninist Party 6,007 0.2 0
Valid Votes 3,390,661 89.7 150
Invalid Votes 390,022 10.3
Total Votes 3,780,683 100.0
Electors/Turnout 4,508,331 83.9


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