Parliamentary election in North Rhine-Westphalia from 20.04.1947

All info at a glance

Distribution of seats in parliament

Distribution of seats by parties

CDU 92
SPD 64
KPD 28
Zentrum 20
FDP 12
Total 216
Distribution of seats by parties

Distribution of seats by political orientation

MPs from the political center
188
Poltitic orientation left/right
92
124
MPs from green parties
0
MPs from liberal parties
12

Coalition possibilities

Große Koalition
156
FDP + Zentr. + CDU
124
Zentr. + CDU
112
Schwarz-Gelb
104
FDP + Zentr. + SPD
CDU
92

Election result

Party Votes Seats
CDU 37.6% +37.6% 92 +92
SPD 32.0% +32.0% 64 +64
KPD 14.0% +14.0% 28 +28
Zentrum 9.8% +9.8% 20 +20
FDP 6.0% +6.0% 12 +12
DKP-DRP 0.5% +0.5% 0 ±0
Rheinisch-Westfälische Volkspartei 0.3% +0.3% 0 ±0