South Korean legislative election, 1973
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Parliamentary elections were held in South Korea on 27 February 1973.
The result was a victory for the ruling Democratic Republican Party, which won 73 of the 146 elected seats in the National Assembly. With one-thirds of seats appointed by the president, the ruling party had a Supermajority. Voter turnout was 72.9%.
|Democratic Republican Party||4,251,754||38.7||73||–40|
|New Democratic Party||3,577,300||32.5||52||–37|
|Democratic Unification Party||1,114,204||10.2||2||New|
|Source: Nohlen et al.|
- Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume II, p420 ISBN 0-19-924959-8