1957 Turkish general election
General elections were held in Turkey on 27 October 1957. The electoral system used was the multiple non-transferable vote, with each electoral district electing an average of 9 members. The result was a victory for the Democrat Party, which won 424 of the 610 seats.
Total of 610 seats of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
306 seats were needed for a majority
|Republican People's Party||3,825,267||41.4||178||+147|
|Republican Nation Party||604,087||6.5||4||–1|
|Source: Nohlen et al.|
- Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p238 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
- Dieter Nohlen, Florian Grotz & Christof Hartmann (2001) Elections in Asia: A data handbook, Volume I, p271 ISBN 0-19-924958-X
- "Election results of 1957 according to the Turkish Statistical Institute". Archived from the original on 2018-04-17.