Swiss federal election, 1967

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Federal elections were held in Switzerland on 29 October 1967.[1] The Social Democratic Party remained the largest party in the National Council, winning 50 of the 200 seats.[2]


National Council

Party Votes % Seats +/–
Social Democratic Party233,87323.550–3
Free Democratic Party230,09523.249–2
Conservative Christian Social Party219,18422.145–3
Party of Farmers, Traders and Independents109,62111.021–1
Ring of Independents89,9509.116+6
Swiss Party of Labour28,7232.95+1
Liberal Democratic Union23,8082.360
Evangelical People's Party15,7281.63+1
Social-Political Group14,2701.43–1
National Action6,2750.61New
Republican Movement1,6960.20
Dellberg List21,2252.11
Other parties0
Invalid/blank votes26,059
Registered voters/turnout1,551,90965.7
Source: Nohlen & Stöver, IPU

Council of the States

In several cantons the members of the Council of the States were chosen by the cantonal parliaments.[3]

Party Seats +/–
Conservative Christian Social Party180
Free Democratic Party14+1
Party of Farmers, Traders and Independents3–1
Liberal Democratic Union30
Social-Political Group30
Social Democratic Party2–1
Ring of Independents1+1
Source: Nohlen & Stöver


  1. Nohlen, D & Stöver, P (2010) Elections in Europe: A data handbook, p1895 ISBN 9783832956097
  2. Nohlen & Stöver, p1954
  3. Nohlen & Stöver, p1956
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